Edwin Severin Iversen

Edwin Severin Iversen

Research Professor of Statistical Science

External address: 
Box 90251, Durham, NC 27708-0251
Internal office address: 
211E Old Chemistry
Phone: 
(919) 681-8442

Overview

Bayesian statistical modeling with application to problems in genetic
epidemiology and cancer research; models for epidemiological risk
assessment, including hierarchical methods for combining related
epidemiological studies; ascertainment corrections for high risk
family data; analysis of high-throughput genomic data sets.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Yale University 1995

  • M.S., University of Chicago 1989

  • B.S., University of Chicago 1987

Selected Grants

MAYO Clinic Breast Cancer SPORE-Project 1: Cancer risks for mutations in breast cancer awarded by Mayo Clinic (Principal Investigator). 2005 to 2021

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2005 to 2020

Biodosimetry High-Throughput Test awarded by (Co Investigator). 2017 to 2019

OC3 Subtype-Specific Risk Model awarded by (Principal Investigator). 2018

Early child care and risk of obesity awarded by (Co Investigator). 2015 to 2018

BRCA 1 and BRCA2 missense mutations and breast cancer risk awarded by Mayo Clinic (Principal Investigator). 2013 to 2018

Early child care and risk of obesity awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2012 to 2017

Epidemiologic factors and survival by molecular subtypes of ovarian cancer awarded by (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2017

Pages

Trabert, Britton, et al. “The Risk of Ovarian Cancer Increases with an Increase in the Lifetime Number of Ovulatory Cycles: An Analysis from the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium (OC3).Cancer Research, vol. 80, no. 5, Mar. 2020, pp. 1210–18. Epmc, doi:10.1158/0008-5472.can-19-2850. Full Text

Benjamin-Neelon, Sara E., et al. “Early Child Care and Weight Status in a Cohort of Predominantly Black Infants in the Southeastern United States.Child Obes, vol. 16, no. 2, Mar. 2020, pp. 122–28. Pubmed, doi:10.1089/chi.2019.0127. Full Text