Wei (Peter) Yang, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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Division of Biostatistics
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
629 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-7326
Fax: 215-573-4865
Education:
BS (Genetics)
Peking University, Beijing, China, 2001.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany, Albany, NY, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Shou H, Hsu JY, Xie D, Yang W, Roy J, Anderson AH, Landis JR, Feldman HI, Parsa A, Jepson C, Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort(CRIC)Study Investigators: Analytic Considerations for Repeated Measures of eGFR in Cohort Studies of CKD. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2017, In press Notes: doi: 10.2215/CJN.11311116. [Epub ahead of print]

Hsu JY, Roy JA, Xie D, Yang W, Shou H, Anderson AH, Landis JR, Jepson C, Wolf M, Isakova T, Rahman M, Feldman HI, Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study Investigators: Statistical Methods for Cohort Studies of CKD: Survival Analysis in the Setting of Competing Risks. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 12(7), Jul 2017.

Roy J, Shou H, Xie D, Hsu JY, Yang W, Anderson AH, Landis JR, Jepson C, He J, Liu KD, Hsu CY, Feldman HI, Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort(CRIC)Study Investigators: Statistical Methods for Cohort Studies of CKD: Prediction Modeling. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 12(6): 1010-1017, Jun 2017.

Chen J, Budoff MJ, Reilly MP, Yang W, Rosas SE, Rahman M, Zhang X, Roy JA, Lustigova E, Nessel L, Ford V, Raj D, Porter AC, Soliman EZ, Wright JT Jr, Wolf M, He J, CRIC Investigators: Coronary Artery Calcification and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Death Among Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease. JAMA Cardiology 2(6): 635-643, Jun 2017.

Lam SW, Bauer SR, Yang W, Miano TA: Statistics Myth Busters: Dispelling Common Misperceptions Held by Readers of the Biomedical Literature. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy 51(5): 429-438, May 2017.

Peyster E, Chen J, Feldman HI, Go AS, Gupta J, Mitra N, Pan Q, Porter A, Rahman M, Raj D, Reilly M, Wing MR, Yang W, Townsend RR, CRIC Study Investigators: Inflammation and Arterial Stiffness in Chronic Kidney Disease: Findings From the CRIC Study. American Journal of Hypertension 30(4): 400-408, Apr 2017.

Liang JJ, Yang W, Santangeli P, Schaller RD, Supple GE, Hutchinson MD, Garcia F, Lin D, Dixit S, Epstein AE, Callans DJ, Marchlinski FE, Frankel DS: Amiodarone Discontinuation or Dose Reduction Following Catheter Ablation for Ventricular Tachycardia in Structural Heart Disease. JACC Clinical Eletrophysiology Feb 2017 Notes: [Epub ahead of print] http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2016.11.005.

Dubin RF, Deo R, Bansal N, Anderson AH, Yang W, Go AS, Keane M, Townsend R, Porter A, Budoff M, Malik S: Associations of Conventional Echocardiographic Measures with Incident Heart Failure and Mortality: The Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 12(1): 60-68, Jan 2017.

Yang W, Xie D, Pan Q, Feldman HI, Guo W: Joint Modeling of Repeated Measures and Competing Failure Events In a Study of Chronic Kidney Disease. Statistics in Biosciences Dec 2016 Notes: Epub ahead of print DOI:10.1007/s12561-016-9186-4.

Afshinnia F, Rajendiran TM, Karnovsky A, Soni T, Wang X, Xie D, Yang W, Shafi T, Weir MR, He J, Brecklin CS: Lipidomic Signature of Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort. Kidney International Reports 1(4): 256-68, Nov 2016.

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