Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy
PhD in Biostatistics, University of Washington
BMath in Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada
Aasthaa Bansal received her PhD in biostatistics from the UW and completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the UW. Prior to arriving in Seattle, she received a BMath in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, Canada.
Her research interests include the statistical evaluation of biomarkers and medical tests for disease prognosis and treatment selection. In addition to her background developing statistical methodology, she was involved in collaborative research at the Center for Biomedical Statistics from 2009 to 2013. While there, she worked with academic investigators on the statistical analysis of studies in colon cancer screening, esophageal cancer treatment, institutional profiling, chronic illness management and juvenile arthritis.