Lili Tian

PhD

Lili Tian.

Lili Tian

PhD

Lili Tian

PhD

Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Chair
Professor

Research Topics

Methodological research interests include statistical methods in biomarker evaluation; statistical methods for genomic data; generalized inference and fiducial inference; general statistical methodology with applications in public health field and medical science. Collaborative research areas include cancer research; epidemiology; behavioral studies; health policy studies.

Contact Information

717 Kimball Tower

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-2715

Fax: (716) 829-2200

ltian@buffalo.edu

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Selected Publications

  • Qi Q, Yan L an Tian L. *#(2018). Testing equality of means in partially paired data with incompleteness in single response, Statistical Methods in Medical Research, accepted. https://doi.org/10.1177/0962280218765507F
  • Feng Y and Tian L. *#(2018). Measuring diagnostic accuracy for biomarkers under tree-ordering, Statistical Methods in Medical Research, accepted.
  • Yin J, Nakas C, Tian L and Reisesr B. (2018). Confidence intervals for differences between volumes under ROC surfaces and generalized Youden indices. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 27, 675-688.
  • Wang D, Tian L, Zhao Y. (2017). Smoothed empirical likelihood for the Youden index. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, accepted for pulication.
  • Wang D, Attwood K and Tian L. *#(2016). Receiver Operating Characteristic Analysis under Tree Orderings of Disease Classes, Statistics in Medicine, 35, 1907-1926.
  • Kang L, Aiyi L, Tian L. *#(2016). Linear combination methods to improve diagnostic/prognostic accuracy on future observations.  Statistical methods in Medical Research, 25(4), 1359-80.
  • Yin J, Tian L. *#(2016). Exact Confidence Band for Binormal ROC Curve under Small Samples, Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research, 8(1), 22-34.
  • Dong T, Attwood K, Hutson A, Liu S and Tian L. *#(2015)/A New Diagnostic Accuracy Measure and Cut-points Selection Criterion. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 26(6), 2832-2852.
  • Yin J, Tian L. *#(2014). Optimal Linear Combinations of Multiple Diagnosti Biomarker Based on Youden Index. Statistics in Medicine, 33, 1426-1440.
  • Yin J, Tian L. *#(2014). Joint Inferene about Area under ROC curve and Youden Index. Statistics in Medicine, 33, 985-1000.