Le, Chap T. 1948–

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Le, Chap T. 1948–

PERSONAL: Born August 1, 1948, in Binh-Dinh, Vietnam; married Minh-Ha T. Nguyen; children: Mina N., Jenna N. Ethnicity: "Asian." Education: California State University, Fresno, B.A. and B.S., 1970, M.A., 1971; University of New Mexico, Ph.D., 1978.

ADDRESSES: Home—5913 Fairfax Ave., Edina, MN 55424. Office—University of Minnesota, Division of Biostatistics, MMC 303, 420 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. E-mail[email protected]

CAREER: Writer. University of Hue, Vietnam, instructor, 1971–75; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, professor, 1978–. University of Minnesota Cancer Center, director of biostatistics.

AWARDS, HONORS: Distinguished teaching professorship, University of Minnesota, 2001.


Fundamentals of Biostatistical Inference, Dekker (New York, NY), 1992.

(With James R. Boen) Health and Numbers: Basic Biostatistical Methods, Wiley (New York, NY), 1995.

Applied Survival Analysis, Wiley (New York, NY), 1997.

Applied Categorical Data Analysis, Wiley (New York, NY), 1998.

Health and Numbers: A Problem-Based Introduction to Biostatistics, Wiley (New York), 2001.

Introductory Biostatistics, Wiley (New York, NY), 2003.

Contributor of numerous articles to professional journals.

WORK IN PROGRESS: Research in survival analysis and statistical methods for cancer research.

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