David W. Hosmer

Professional Title: 
Professor Emeritus
Department: 
Biostatistics
Research Description: 

Dr. Hosmer served on the faculty from 1973 to 2002. He is the coauthor with former SPHHS faculty member Dr. Stanley Lemeshow of Applied Logistic Regression. In addition he recently completed a revision of Applied Survival Analysis: Regression Modeling of Time to Event Data, also with Dr. Lemeshow and former SPHHS Ph.D. student Susanne May. While on the faculty of SPHHS he served on over 100 thesis committees and supervised 8 PhD student dissertations. Dr. Hosmer remains active from his home base in Stowe, VT, teaching short courses on logistic regression and survival analysis as well as with biostatistical and applied research with former SPHHS colleagues and others around the world.