Fong Group

Fong Group

Fred Hutch Campus

Welcome to the Fong Group

The Fong Group specializes in using biostatistical and deep learning methods to investigate complex biological problems, with an emphasis on vaccine development.

About Dr. Fong

Youyi Fong, Ph.D.

Youyi Fong, Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae
Google Scholar profile

Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Affiliate Professor
Department of Biostatistics
University of Washington

Research Areas

Statistical Research

  • Threshold regression models (software)
  • Kernel-based random effects model (R package)
  • AUC-based classification/prediction (R package)
  • Serial dilution assay methods (software)
  • Survival analysis (R package)
  • Protein sequence clustering (software)
  • Bayesian methods


Collaborative Research

  • COVID vaccine
  • HIV vaccine
  • HIV mother-to-child transmission
  • Dengue vaccine
  • Cholera vaccine