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Tze Leung Lai

Member, Stanford Cancer Institute
I am the Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor of Statistics and, by courtesy, of Biomedical Data Science and of the Institute of Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME) at Stanford University. I am also Co-director of the Center for Innovative Study Design (CISD) at the Stanford University School of Medicine. I have supervised 73 Ph.D. theses and seven postdoctoral trainees. I have published over 300 papers, many of which are in clinical trial design and analysis, population pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, multiple endpoints, biomarkers, adaptive methods, sequential analysis and time series.


B.A. with First Class Honors, University of Hong Kong, Mathematics (1967)
M.A., Columbia University, Mathematical Statistics (1970)
Ph.D., Columbia University, Mathematical Statistics (1971)