Smith Breast Center - Hilsenbeck
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Director, Biostatistics and Informatics Shared Resource
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Faculty Senator
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States


Ph.D. from University Of Miami


American Statistical Association
American Statistical Association
Certified Professional Statistician

Professional Interests

  • Design and statistical analysis of translational experiments and clinical trials

Professional Statement

Dr. Hilsenbeck has a PhD in applied biostatistics, and has long-standing interests in biostatistical and informatics collaboration, especially in cancer research. She is the statistician of record on a number of investigator-initiated multi-center clinical trials and leads several of the biostatistics and informatics focused resources at Baylor, including: Biostatistics and Informatics Shared Resource, Duncan Cancer Center; and Biostatistics, Duncan Institute for Translational Research.

Dr. Hilsenbeck's personal research interests focus on design and analysis of prognostic and predictive biomarker studies. She is also committed to teaching. She serves on mentoring committees, leads the biostatistics course for TBMM graduate students (elective to satisfy biostatistics training requirement for other programs), and is regularly invited to teach in national and international workshops.

Selected Publications


American Statistical Association
Baylor College of Medicine Faculty Senate