Tuan Tran, PhD, Director of Institutional Research

Tuan Tran, PhD

Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences
Assistant Professor of Clinical and Administrative Sciences
Specialty - Biostatistics, public health data analysis, predictive models for health applications.

Phone: (916) 686-8471


Tuan Tran is an assistant professor at the California Northstate University College of Pharmacy (CNUCOP). He received his Ph.D. degree in computer engineering with a focus on data processing and coding for data systems from Oregon State University in 2010. He has involved in many projects funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Defense (DoD), and Department of Energy (DoE). He was a recipient of the Jack Neubauer Memorial Award for the best systems paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) in 2012.

Research Interest

Public health data analytics/pharmacovigilance
Machine learning and predictive models for health applications

Awards and Accomplishments

2020 – 2021: CNUCOP Seed Grant Award (PI)

2019 – 2021: Identification of Synthetic Lethal Partners of Cancer Germline Mutations using Pan-Cancer Human Primary Tumor Data (R21) Award (Collaborator), DHHS/NCI Clinical & Translational Exploratory/Dev Studies

By partnering with PioneerRx Pharmacy Software, our program allows students to learn in a real-world environment using the most installed software for independent pharmacies. Students enhance their clinical and functional skills by training in a pharmacy system that is innovative, robust, and feature-rich.