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Philip Reiss, PhD

Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Biostatistics Division
Philip Reiss, PhD

Philip Reiss, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Biostatistics in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine.

Dr. Reiss serves as biostatistician for a broad array of CSC research projects. His methodological research focuses on statistical modeling, in particular for high-dimensional data sets such as those acquired in psychiatric neuroimaging studies.   He has been the principal investigator on several grants awarded by the National Institute of Mental Health and the National Science Foundation, including a current NIMH R01 focusing on statistical methods for mapping human brain development.

Dr. Reiss earned his BA in Mathematics from the University of Manitoba and MS degrees in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Toronto. He was awarded a PhD in Biostatistics, with distinction, from Columbia University.

Before joining NYU, Dr. Reiss held positions as a survey methodologist with Statistics Canada, a biostatistician at the Brown University Center for Statistical Sciences, and a clinical pharmacokineticist with Wyeth Research.

Dr. Reiss has co-authored papers in a wide variety of biomedical and statistical journals, and has presented his work at conferences and seminars in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. He is a member of the American Statistical Association, the International Biometric Society, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and an associate editor of the journal Biometrics.