Philip Westgate, PhD
Associate Professor
725 Rose St.
MDS 205B
Lexington, KY 40536-0082
Contact: | 859.218.2082



PhD, Biostatistics
University of Michigan


MS, Biostatistics
University of Michigan


BS, Statistics and Actuarial Science
Central Michigan University


Dr. Philip Westgate is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biostatistics. He also acts as statistical consultant for the UK College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He serves as co-investigator on multiple NIH grants, including the UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD) Core. In 2018, Dr. Westgate received the Dean’s Outstanding Teaching Performance Award for Graduate Teaching. He serves on the editorial board of the International Journal of Statistics and Probability.

Research Interests:
  • Cluster randomized trials
  • Longitudinal studies
  • Marginal modeling