Yimei Li, Ph.D.

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Assistant 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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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
CTRB 4032
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Applied Mathematics)
Peking University, China, 2006.
M.S. (Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, Phiadelphia, PA, 2008.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, Phiadelphia, PA, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Barakat LP, Li Y, Hobbie WL, Ogle S, Hardie T, Volpe E, Szabo MM, Reilly M, Deatrick JA: Health-related quality of life of adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood brain tumors. Psycho-Oncology 2014, in press Notes: DOI: 10.1002/pon.3649.

Seif AE, Walker D, Li Y, Huang YV, Karvcic M, Torp K, Fisher BT, Aplenc R: Dexrazoxane exposure and risk of secondary acute myeloid leukemia in pediatric oncology patients. Pediatric Blood & Cance 2014, in press Notes: Seif AE and Walker D are co-first authors. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.25043.

Li Y, Mick R, Heitjan D : Suspension of accrual in phase II cancer clinical trials. Clinical Trials 2014, in press Notes: DOI: 10.1177/1740774514562029.

Lee GE, Fisher BT, Xiao R, Coffin S, Feemster K, Seif AE, Li Y, Huang YV, Aplenc R. : Burden of influenza-related hospitalizations and attributable mortality in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 2014, in press Notes: doi: 10.1093/jpids/piu066.

Patterson CA, Chavez V, Mondestin V, Deatrick JA, Li Y, Barakat LP: Clinical trial decision-making in pediatric sickle cell disease: A qualitative study of perceived benefits and barriers to participation. Journal of Pediatric Hemotology/Oncology 2014, in press Notes: DOI: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000216.

Fisher BT, Sammons JS, Li Y, Huang YV, Seif AE, Kavcic M, Kleiger S, Blank PD, Harris T, Torp K, Rheam D, Shah A, Aplenc R: Variation in risk of hospital-onset clostridium difficile infection across beta-lactam antibiotics in children with new onset acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 3(4): 329-335, Dec 2014 Notes: Fisher BT and Sammons JS are co-first authors. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piu008.

Miller SD, Li Y, Ginsberg JP, Meyers KEC, Caplan A, Miller VA : Fertility preservation in pediatric nephrology: results of a physician survey. Journal of Renal Care 40(4): 257-62, Dec 2014 Notes: DOI: 10.1111/jorc.12079.

Goodman EK, Reilly A, Fisher BT, Fitzgerald JC, Li Y, Seif AE, Huang YV, Bagatell R, Aplenc R : Association of weekend admission with hospital length of stay, time to chemotherapy and risk of respiratory failure in pediatric patients with newly diagnosed leukemia at freestanding U.S. children’s hospitals. JAMA Pediatrics 168(10): 925-31, Oct 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.1023.

Deatrick JA, Hobbie WL, Ogle S, Fisher M, Barakat LP, Hardie T, Li Y, Ginsberg J: Competence in caregivers of adolescent and young adult childhood brain tumor survivors. Health Psychology 33(10): 1103-12, Oct 2014 Notes: Doi: 10.1037/a0033756.

Daniel LC, Li Y, Smith K, Morrison M, Tarazi R, Robinson MR, Patterson CA, Smith-Whitley K, Stuart M, Barakat L: Family-based Problem-solving Intervention for School-age Children with SCD. Contributed poster. Sickle Cell Disease Association of America Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD Oct 2014.

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