Statistical Methodology. Applied Statistics. Clinical Trials. Observational Studies.
Yinghui joined Plymouth University as a Lecturer in Statistics in Sep 2013. Her primary research interest is in developing statistical methodology with focus on the application to clinical trials, observational studies and evidence synthesis. Her expertise is in Bayesian inference, modelling transmission of infectious diseases, survival analysis, meta-analysis of correlated outcomes and network meta-analysis. She is also interested in developing statistical packages in R and more recently in Stata. Alongside methodological research, Yinghui has provided statistical expertise to collaborative projects led by scientists from the Public Health Genomics Foundation, the Behaviour Research Unit and the Department of Oncology at Cambridge. She is a contributor to the Cochrane Collaboration and is currently a member of the Statistical Methods Group and an associate statistical editor for the Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems review group at Belfast.