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Huiman Xie Barnhart

Professor of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Division of Biostatistics
Duke Box 3850, Durham, NC 27710
2424 Erwin Road, SUITE1102 Hock Plaza, Durham, NC 27710


My research interests include both statistical methodology and disease-specific clinical research biostatistics. My statistical research areas include methods for outcomes, endpoints, estimands, assessing reliability/agreement between methods or raters, evaluating performance of new medical diagnostic tests, and methods for design of clinical trials. My collaborative research include the following clinical areas: liver injury, cardiovascular imaging, radiology imaging, cardiovascular disease, renal disease, reproductive medicine, Parkinson disease, and aging.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics · 2009 - Present Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Division of Biostatistics, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Associate Chair for Faculty Mentorship and Development · 2019 - Present Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Basic Science Departments
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute · 2003 - Present Duke Clinical Research Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Pittsburgh · 1992 Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh · 1988 M.A.