Susan S Ellenberg, Ph.D.

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
611 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-3904
Fax: 215-573-4865
A.B. (Social Relations/Mathematics)
Radcliffe College, 1967.
Ph.D. (Mathematical Statistics)
The George Washington University, 1980.
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Description of Research Expertise


Selected Publications

Snyder PJ, Ellenberg SS, Cunningham GR, Matsumoto AM, Bhasin S, Barrett-Connor E, Gill TM, Farrar JT, Cella D, Rose RC, Resnick SM, Swerdloff RS, Cauley JA, Cifelli D, Fluharty L, Pahor M, Ensrud KE, Lewis CE, Molitch ME, Crandall JP, Wang C, Budoff MJ, Wenger NK, Mohler ER, Bild DE, Cook NL, Keaveny TM, Kopperdahl DL, Lee D, Schwartz AV, Storer TW, Ershler WB, Roy CN, Raffel LJ, Romashkan S, Hadley E.: The testosterone trials: seven coordinated trials of testosterone treatment in elderly men. Clin Trials 11(3): 362-75, March 2014.

Weinstock TG, Rosen CL, Marcus CL, Garetz S, Mitchell RB, Amin R, Paruthi S, Katz E, Arens R, Weng J, Ross K, Chevrin RD, Ellenberg S, Wang R, Redline S.: Predictors of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity in Adenotonsillectomoy Candidates. Sleep 37(2): 261-9, Feb 2014.

Wilson FP, Reese P, Shashaty MGS, Ellenberg SS, Gitelman Y, Bansal AD, Urbani R, Felmdan HI, Fuchs B.: A trial of in-hospital, electronic alerts for acute kidney injury: design and rationale. Clin Trials, in press. 2014.

Wan H, Ellenberg SS, Anderson K.: Stepwise two-stage sample size adaptation. Statistics in Medicine, in press. 2014.

Berman AT, Ellenberg S, Simone CB.: Predicting survival in NSCLC using PET: several conclusions from multiple comparisons. J Clinical Oncology 32: 1631-2, 2014.

Marcus CL, Moore RH, Rosen CL, Giordani B, Garetz SL, Taylor HG, Mitchell RB, Amin R, Katz ES, Arens R, Paruthi S, Muzumdar H, Gozal D, Thomas NH, Ware J, Beebe D, Snyder K, Elden L, Sprecher RC, Willging P, Jones MD, Bent JP, Hoban T, Chervin RD, Ellenberg SS, Redline R.: A randomized trial of adenotonsillectomy for childhood sleep apnea. New Eng JMed 268(25): 2366-76, Jun 2013.

Kramer JM, Vock D, Greenberg HE, Janning C, Szczech L, Salgo M, Gagnon S, Ellenberg S.: Investigators’ Experience With Expedited Safety Reports Prior to the FDA’s Final IND Safety Reporting Rule. Therapeutic Innovation and Regulatory Science 2013.

Ellenberg JH, Ellenberg SS.: Proceedings of the University of Pennsylvania annual conference on statistical issues in clinical trials: emerging statistical issues in the conduct and monitoring of clinical trials. Clinical Trials 9(6): 669-70, Dec 2012.

Ellenberg SS: Standing on the shoulders of Jerome Cornfield: Current issues in clinical trials. Statistics in Medicine 31(24): 2798-804, Oct 2012.

Ellenberg SS, Fernandes RM, Saloojee H, Bassler D, Askie L, Vandermeer B, Offringa M, Van der Tweel T, Altman DG, van der Lee JH: Standard 3: data monitoring committees. Pediatrics 129(Suppl 3): s132-7, Jun 2012.

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