Youyi Fong

Appointments and Affiliations

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Vaccine and Infectious Disease
Assistant Member
Professional Headshot of Youyi  Fong

Mailing Address

1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109-1024
United States


Ph.D., University of Washington, Biostatistics, 2010.
Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington, Melecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, 2000.
M.S., Indiana University Bloomington, Computer Science, 1999.
B.S., Beijing University, Biochemistry, 1995.


American Statistical Association
Eastern North American Region of The International Biometric Society
International Society for Bayesian Analysis
Western North American Region of The International Biometric Society

Honors and Awards

2010, Gilbert S. Omen Award, University of Washington School of Public Health
2010, Thirteenth Meeting, New Researchers in Statistics and Probability
2010, Course Scholarship, FHCRC Student-Postdoc Advisory Committee (SPAC)
2008, Travel Grant, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Workshop on Future Directions in High-Dimensional Data Analysis
2004, Top Scholar Award, University of Washington Graduate School
1998, Travel Fellowship, International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology
1998, Student Scholarship, American Association for Artificial Intelligence, 15th National Conference
1997, Grants-in-Aid of Research, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
1995, Molecular Biology Institute Fellowship, Indiana University of Bloomington


Recent Publications

Huang Y, Fong Y, Wei J, Feng Z.  2011.  Borrowing Information across Populations in Estimating Positive and Negative Predictive Values.. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series C, Applied statistics. 60(5):633-653. Abstract