Dr. Luo is full professor in Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics at Duke University. Dr. Luo is a leading expert in latent variable modeling, multivariate longitudinal data analysis, functional data analysis methods, survival analysis, and medical imaging analysis. He has more than 100 peer-reviewed articles on a variety of statistical topics and neurodegenerative diseases.
Dr. Luo has received multiple NIH grants as PI and co-PI to develop novel statistical methodology for complex clinical, imaging, and genetic data. He is also PI of multiple projects regarding various neurodegenerative disorders data analysis, rating scale development, validation, and translation funded by Parkinson’s Foundation, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, and CHDI Foundation.