Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2017)
Gordon Ashton Lecture, 13th Guelph Annual Biomathematics and Biostatistics Symposium, Canada (2017)
Jane M. Glick Graduate Student Teaching Award, University of Pennsylvania (2014)
Keynote Speaker, Symposium on Personalized Medicine -- Emerging Technologies and Microbiome
Research, Medical University Graz, Austria (2014).
Elected Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) (2013)
Keynote Speaker, Workshop on Data Mining for NGS Analysis, IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM 2012)
Myra Samuels Memorial Lecture, Department of Statistics, Purdue University (2009).
Elected Fellow, American Statistical Association (ASA)(2008)
Elected Member, International Statistical Institute (ISI) (2008)
"Best Paper of the Year" in Genetic Epidemiology, International Genetics Epidemiology Society
Co-Editor-in-Chief, Statistics in Biosciences (SIB) (2017 - present).
Associate Editor, Journal of American Statistical Assocation (2003-2011)
Associate Editor, Statistics in Biosciences (SIBS) (2009 - 2017).
Associate Editor, Biometrics (2012 - present).
Associate Editor, Statistica Sinica (2014 - 2017).
Guest Editor, Special issue on Networks, Statistics in Biosciences (SIBS) (2012).
Mentor, 2017 Innovation Lab on Quantitative Approaches to Biomedical Data Science Challenges in our Understanding of the Microbiome.
Chair, Section on Statistics in Genomics and Genetics, ASA, 2017.
Regular member, NIH Genetics of Health and Disease (GHD) study section (2015-2021).
Member, Board of Scientific Counselor for Clinical Sciences and Epidemiology, National Cancer Institute (NCI) (2011-2016)
Co-Chair, NCI Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, 2015.
Chair, NCI Biostatistics Branch Site Visit Review, 2014.
Co-Chair, NCI Nutrition Epidemiology Branch Site Visit Review, 2013.
Co-Chair, NCI Genetic Epidemiolgy Branch Site Visit Review, 2012.
Regular Member, NIH Biostatistics Methods and Research Design (BMRD) study Section (2008 - 2012)
Education Committee, International Biometrics Society (2008-2011).
Committee on International Relations in Statistics, American Statistical Association (2010 - 2012).
Committee on ENAR Distinguished Student Paper Awards, ENAR (2009-2012).
Various Conference Program/Organizing Committees.
Member of National/International Committees: