College of Public Health students graduating

Heather Bush PhD

Department: Biostatistics • Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center

Title: Professor and Chair

Email Address:

Phone: (859) 218-2080

Location: MDS 301


Dr. Bush is Professor and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics. Prior to her appointment, she worked as a senior statistician for a clinical research organization specializing in Phase IV clinical trials and health registries, where she became interested in methodological issues associated with investigating health outcomes in large, complex databases. Her research interests include clinical trials and outcomes research, especially in the areas of Women's Health and Sports Related Injuries. Dr. Bush also serves as the co-director for both Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design key function of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and the Applied Statistics Lab.