5th Annual Recipient of the Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award

2012 Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award

Dr. John Bentley is the 2012 Recipient of the Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award from the Department of Biostatistics. Dr. Bentley came to UAB as an MS student in 2006, while on sabbatical from his position as Associate Professor of Pharmacy Administration at the University of Mississippi, and after successfully completing his MS degree, decided to pursue his PhD in Biostatistics. His dissertation, “An Examination of Statistical Methods for Longitudinal Mediation Modeling” married his experience in the social sciences with his education in Biostatistics. Dr. Bentley is now a Professor of Pharmacy Administration at the University of Mississippi.