University of Missouri, 2009
M.S., Animal Science (Genetics)
University of Missouri, 2006
B.S., Animal Genetics and Breeding
Huazhong Agricultural University, 2000
Yao P and Flournoy N. (2010) Information in a two stage adaptive optimal design for normal random variable having a one parameter exponential mean function. mODa9-Advances in Model-Oriented Design and Analysis. Contributor to Statistics, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.
McClure MC, Morsci NS, Schnabel RD, Kim JW, Yao P, Rolf MM, McKay SD, Gregg SA, Chapple RH, Northcutt SL, and Taylor JF. A genome scan for quantitative trait loci influencing carcass, post-natal growth, and reproductive traits in commercial Angus cattle. Anim. Genet. (2010), 41, 597-607
Ciesla JR, Yao P. Validation of a Targeted Social Support Scale for Adolescents Treated for Substance Use Disorder: An Application of Rasch Modeling. Substance Abuse.: Research and Treatment. (2011), 5 35-44.
Hou M., Yao P and Johns M. A potential pico-inversion in a very recent common ancestor of primates. Bioinformatics (2011), 27(23): 3266-3275.
Marks N., Koren M.E. , Yao P. The Presence of Nursing Students in the Hospital and their Impact on Patient Care. Journal of Illinois Nursing. (2011), 109 (23):17-22
Lane, A, Yao, P, Flournoy, N (2012). Information in a Two-Stage Adaptive Optimal Design. Isaac Newton Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Preprint series. Cambridge, UK. url: http://www.newton.ac.uk/preprints/NI12012.pdf.
Yao P. and Ciesla JR. Peer Relations Scale for Adolescents Treated for Substance Use Disorder: A Factor Analytic Presentation. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy. (2012), 7:29.
D J. Plonczynski, P Yao, J Hartman, M West, A Salacinski, and M Manion. Interpersonal and Background Influences on Health Promotion of Older Rural Adults. Journal of Rural Community Psychology, (2012), E15(1).
Hou, M., Yao, P., and Johns, M. (2013). Computation verification of a potential pico-inversion with multi-species comparison. Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BICoB-2013).
Yao, P., and Ozier A. (2013). Food Pantry Nutrition Education about Whole Grains and Self-Efficacy. Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 41 (4):426-437.
Lane, A., Yao, P., Flournoy, N. (2013). Information in a Two-Stage Adaptive Optimal Design. Journal of Statistics Plan and Inference. (in press)
Yao, P. (2013). Semiparametric analysis of Longitudinal zero-inflated count data with random effects to model Instrumental Activities of Daily Living. Journal of Biometrics& Biostatistics.4:4.