Dr Agus Salim is Associate Professor at the Department of Mathematic and Statistics, La Trobe University. He came to La Trobe in April 2013 having previously held positions at the Australian National University and National University of Singapore. Agus has over 12 years experience as biostatistician and has extensive records of collaboration with clinicians and epidemiologists and has received competitive funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) for his applied and methodological works. His main methodological interest is in the area of survival analysis with a focus on analysis of nested case-control data and the analysis of high-throughput data from next-generation sequencing.
He has research interests in Bioinformatics (Analysis of next-gen sequencing data; normalization issues in ‘omics data; pathway-based analysis) and Biostatistics (Risk Prediction Models;Stats Methods for Nested Case-Control Data;Epidemiology of CVD and Cancer).