Statistical Support

The Department of Medicine’s Statistical Support provides advice on statistical problems arising in the preparation of grant application or manuscript, the analysis of data and the interpretation of results. Services are available to the Department of Medicine faculty members as well as residents and fellows. Residents and fellows needing statistical support requires faculty mentor approval, attendance during project review meetings or to be copied on all emails associated with work being done.

Services are first come, first serve and evaluated to ensure analysis needed fits within the bandwidth of services currently available through the department’s statistician.   Requests will be evaluated by the Vice Chair of Research and department statistician and forms missing information will not be considered. Please understand this assistance is NOT intended for providing a statistical summary of your data; rather data analysis based on preliminary results.


Please take a moment to read through the general procedures and data requirements before submitting the online service request form.


Yang Zhang, Statistician

Department of Medicine PO Box 100277 Gainesville, FL 32610 352.594.0074

DOM Vice chair Research

Mark L. Brantly, MD

Department of Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Alpha-1 Foundation Research Professor 352.273.8737