Nandita Mitra, 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
Graduate Group Affiliations

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Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
212 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, Pa 19104
Office: 215-573-4467
Fax: 215-573-4865
Education:
AB (Mathematics)
Brown University, 1992.
MA (Biostatistics)
University of California at Berkeley, 1996.
PhD (Biostatistics)
Columbia University, 2001.
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Selected Publications

Mitra N, Ye TZ, Smith A, Chuai S, Kirchhoff T, Peterlongo P, Nafa K, Phillips MS, Offit K, Ellis NA : Localization of cancer susceptibility genes by genome-wide single-nucleotide polymorphism linkage-disequilibrium mapping. Cancer Research 64(21): 8116-8125, November 2004.

Venkatraman ES, Mitra N, Begg CB: A method for evaluating the impact of individual haplotypes on disease incidence in molecular epidemiology studies. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology 3: article 27, October 2004.

Mitra N, Indurkhya A: A propensity score approach to estimating the cost-effectiveness of medical therapies from observational data. Health Economics 14(8): 805-815, August 2005.

Mitra N, Heitjan DF: Sensitivity of the hazard ratio to nonignorable treatment assignment in an observational study. Statistics in Medicine 26(6): 1398-1414, March 2007.

Kanetsky PA, Mitra N, Vardhanabhuti S, Li M, Vaughn DJ, Letrero R, Ciosek SL, Doody DR, Smith LM, Weaver J, Albano A, Chen C, Starr JR, Rader DJ, Godwin AK, Reilly MP, Hakonarson H, Schwartz SM, Nathanson KL: Common variation in KITLG and at 5q31.3 predisposes to testicular germ cell cancer. Nature Genetics 41(7): 811-815, July 2009.

Zhao H, Rebbeck TR, Mitra N: A propensity score approach to correction for bias due to population stratification using genetic and non-genetic factors. Genetic Epidemiology 33(8): 679-690, December 2009.

Rebbeck TR, Mitra N, Domchek SM, Wan F, Friebel TM, Tran TV, Singer CF, Tea MK, Blum JL, Tung N, Olopade OI, Weitzel JN, Lynch HT, Snyder CL, Garber JE, Antoniou AC, Peock S, Evans DG, Paterson J, Kennedy MJ, Donaldson A, Dorkins H, Easton DF,EMBRACE, Rubinstein WS, Daly MB, Isaacs C, Nevanlinna H, Couch FJ, Andrulis IL, Freidman E, Laitman Y, Ganz PA, Tomlinson GE, Neuhausen SL, Narod SA, Phelan CM, Greenberg R, Nathanson KL: Modification of BRCA1-associated breast and ovarian cancer risk by BRCA1-interacting genes. Cancer Research 71(17): 5792-5805, September 2011 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

French B, Lumley T, Cappola TP, Mitra N: Non-iterative, regression-based estimation of haplotype associations with censored survival outcomes. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology 11(3): 1-22, February 2012.

Margolis DJ, Apter AJ, Gupta J, Hoffstad O, Papadopoulos M, Campbell LE, Sandilands A, McLean WH, Rebbeck TR, Mitra N: The persistence of atopic dermatitis and filaggrin (FLG) mutations in a US longitudinal cohort. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 130(4): 912-917, October 2012.

Zhao H, Rebbeck TR, Mitra N: Analyzing genetic association studies with an extended propensity score approach. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology 11(5): 1544-6115, October 2012.

Margolis DJ, Gupta J, Thom SR, Townsend RR, Kanetsky PA, Hoffstad O, Papdopoulos M, Fischer M, Schelling JR, Mitra N: Diabetes, lower extremity amputation, loss of protective sensation, and neuronal nitric oxide synthase associated protein in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort study. Wound Repair and Regeneration 21(1): 17-24, January 2013.

Margolis DJ, Apter AJ, Mitra N, Gupta J, Hoffstad O, Papadopoulos M, Rebbeck TR, Maccallum S, Campbell LE, Sandilands A, McLean WH: Reliability and validity of genotyping filaggrin null mutations. Journal of Dermatological Science 70(1): 67-68, April 2013.

Margolis DJ, Kim Brian, Apter AJ, Gupta J, Hoffstad O, Papadopoulos M, Mitra N: Thymic stromal lymphopoietin variation, filaggrin loss-of-function, and the persistence of atopic dermatitis. JAMA Dermatology 150(3): 254-9, March 2014.

Margolis DJ, Gupta J, Apter AJ, Ganguly T, Hoffstad O, Papdopoulos M, Rebbeck TR, Mitra N: Fillagrin-2 variation is associated with more persistent atopic dermatitis in African Americans. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 133(3): 784-9, March 2014.

Margolis DJ, Gupta J, Apter AJ, Hoffstad O, Papadopoulos M, Rebbeck TR, Wubbenhorst B, Mitra N: Exome sequencing of Filaggrin and related genes in African-American children with atopic dermatitis. Journal of Investigative dermatology March 2014, In press Notes: [Epub ahead of print] May 2014.

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