Danny Wang is a second-year Ph.D. student in the Biobehavioral Health program at Penn State. Before coming to Penn State, he was the primary statistician on several substance use/stress-related projects. He primarily works with intensive longitudinal data and is interested in the daily diary and ecological momentary assessment space. Currently, he is focusing on the co-use of different drugs among young adults.
Danny received his M.S. in Experimental Psychology and B.A. in Psychology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He has also worked as a statistician at UT Health San Antonio and The University of Alabama at Birmingham. His PAMT advisors are Stephanie Lanza, Penn State professor of biobehavioral health, and Paul Griffin, Penn State professor of engineering and director of the Penn State Consortium on Substance Use and Addiction.
The Prevention and Methodology Training (PAMT) program, funded by a T32 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, trains predoctoral and postdoctoral researchers in the integration of prevention science and statistical methodology for the behavioral sciences.