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Dongmei Li, Ph.D.

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Dongmei Li received her PhD in Biostatistics from Department of Statistics at The Ohio State University in 2009. Her doctoral research focus on resampling-based multiple testing procedures with applications to microarray data analysis. Dr. Li's research focus on differential analysis methods and multiple testing procedures in genomic data analysis especially in methylation and transcriptome data analysis. Dr. Li also has extensive collaboration experience. She has collaborated with numerous investigators from a variety of schools and institutions such as school of medicine, nursing and dental hygiene, biomedical engineering, education, cancer center, center on disability studies, and institute of marine biology. Dr. Li has served as co-investigators and biostatisticians on multiple national grants including a 10 million grant from CMS on diabetes studies for Medicaid beneficiaries, NIH R21, P20, P30, and U54 grants on biomedical research. Dr. Li currently directs the Biomedical Data Science Certificate Program and is the Biostatistics and Informatics Core director for the WNY Center for Research on Flavored Tobacco Products (CRoFT), a center grant funded by FDA/NCI.



MS | The Ohio State University

PhD | The Ohio State University


Journal Articles

Xie Z, Xue S, Gao Y, Li D. "Characterizing e-Cigarette-Related Videos on TikTok: Observational Study." JMIR formative research.. 2023 Apr 5; 7:e42346. Epub 2023 Apr 05.

Feliciano JR, Li D, Xie Z. "Public Perceptions of Flavored Waterpipe Smoking on Twitter." International journal of environmental research and public health.. 2023 Mar 27; 20(7)Epub 2023 Mar 27.

Chen J, Xue S, Xie Z, Li D. "Characterizing Heated Tobacco Products Marketing on Instagram: Observational Study." JMIR formative research.. 2023 Mar 15; 7:e43334. Epub 2023 Mar 15.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Statistical Methods for RNA Sequencing Data Analysis
Book Title: Computational Biology
Author List: Li, D.
Edited By: Holger Husi
Published By: Codon Publications 2019 in Brisbane, Australia