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Zoran Bursac, PhD

Zoran Bursac

Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health

 

Other Academic/Research/Policy Affiliations

Associate Professor (S), Department of Biostatistics, College of Medicine
Associate Professor (S), Department of Biostatistics, Graduate College
Scientist, Prevention Research Center

Contact Information

Office: COPH 3222
Phone: 501-526-6723
zbursac@uams.edu

Education

2003 – PhD (Biostatistics), University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
1999 – MPH (Biostatistics), University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
1998 – BA (Computer Science/Mathematics), Cameron University

Research Interest

Categorical data methods, variable selection, non-linear growth models, statistical computing and simulation, graphics, survey methods.

Current Research Projects

  • Implementation and Evaluation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 (RWJ Foundation, Raczynski JM,PI)
  • Establishing an Exploratory NCMHD Research Center of Excellence in Arkansas (National Center for
    Minority Health Disparities, Raczynski JM,PI)
  • Enhanced Academic Detailing to Increase Immunization Recall Rate (CDC, Wheeler G, PI)
  • Colorectal Cancer Education and Screening Program (NCI, Henry-Tillman R, PI)
  • Arkansas Center for Clinical and Translational Research (NIH, Lowry C, PI)

Courses Taught

PBHL 5101/5201 Biostatistics I and II Lab Using R
PBHL 5753 Application of Microcomputers in Data Management and Analysis
PBHL 5763 Categorical Data Analysis