In the Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

The Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health (FMPH) at UC San Diego (UCSD) offers a doctoral degree in Biostatistics. Beginning in Fall 2016, this new UCSD graduate program is an interdepartmental program housed within the Department of FMPH, in the School of Medicine. Learn more

About the Program

The PhD in Biostatistics program incorporates core faculty from FMPH’s Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, the Statistics group within the Department of Mathematics, and faculty from computer sciences within the Jacobs School of Engineering. A terminal en route Master’s degree will be offered to qualifying students who fail to complete the PhD.

Please see our Program Flyer PDF for more information.

Please visit the Biostatistics Division for more information about our faculty.


Melody Bazyar SOM logo

Program Coordinator
(858) 246-2595

Dr. Loki Natarajan

Program Director