Timothy Thornton PhD



genomics/genetics , epidemiology , mathematics/statistics , GWAS , QTL , methods development , likelihood methods , complex trait analysis , multivariate analysis , simulations , sequencing (RNAseq, exome, ChIP, WGS) , heredity , risk (susceptibility, exposure)

Bio


Dr. Thornton's research interest is in the area of statistical genetics, with an emphasis on statistical methodology for case-control genome-wide association studies (GWAS) in samples with related individuals and/or hidden population structure.

Institution


University of Washington School of Medicine Biostatistics Robert W. Day Endowed Professor of Public Health and Associate Professor