Getachew A. Dagne, Ph.D.

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Getachew A. Dagne, Ph.D.

Professor

Contact Info

Office: 2113, MDC 56
Voice Mail: (813)974-6680
Fax: (813)974-4719
Email: gdagne@health.usf.edu
 Education and History

Came to USF

1996

Education

B.S. Addis Ababa University, 1980
M.S. Addis Ababa University, 1986
Ph.D. University of California, 1996

Discipline

Biostatistics/Applied Statistics

Specialization

Bayesian Inference
Generalized Linear Mixed Models
Longitudinal Data Analysis
Zero-Inflation Models
Social Interactions
Spatial Statistics

Research Interests

Development of Bayesian Methodology

Other Information

Curriculum Vitae

 Biography

Dr. Dagne's main research interest is to develop Bayesian hierarchical methods for analysis of longitudinal /multilevel/spatial data in the specific areas of social behavioral interactions, depression and mental health problems, prostate cancer in black men, HIV/AIDS, and comparative effectiveness.