October 16, 2006

TAMPA, Fla. – H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute announces Daohai Yu, Ph.D., as associate professor in the Biostatistics Department.  

Yu received his doctorate from the University of Michigan. Prior to joining Moffitt, he worked at Duke University Medical Center as assistant professor in the department of biostatics and bioinformatics, cancer center biostatistics. Yu is a member of the American Statistical Association and the International Biometric Society.

In 2001, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute earned NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center status in recognition of its excellence in research and contributions to clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Additionally, Moffitt is a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, a prestigious alliance of the country’s leading cancer centers, and is listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals for cancer. Moffitt’s sole mission is to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.