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, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Getz KD , Miller TP, Seif AE, Li Y, Huang YS, Alonzo T, Gerbing R, Sung L, Hall M, Bagatell R, Gamis A, Fisher BT, Aplenc R : Early discharge as a mediator of greater ICU-level care requirements in patients not enrolled on the AAML0531 clinical trial: A report from the Children’s Oncology Group. Cancer Medicine 2016, in press Notes: doi: 10.1002/cam4.839.

Seif AE, Fidanza M, DeMicco A, Jo S, Yin B, Li Y, Barrett DM, Bassing CH, Grupp SA, Reid GSD. : Inhibition of precursor B cell malignancy progression by toll-like receptor ligand-induced immune responses. Leukemia 2016, in press Notes: doi:10.1038/leu.2016.152.

Rao P, Li Y, Getz KD, Huang YS, Miller TP, Wilkes J, Seif AE, Bagatell R, Fisher B, Gracia C, Aplenc R : Low rates of pregnancy screening in adolescents prior to teratogenic exposures in a national sample of children’s hospitals. Cancer 2016, in press Notes: doi: 10.1002/cncr.30225.

Desai A, Heneghan M, Li Y, Bunin N, Grupp S, Bagatell R, Seif A. : Toxicities of Busulfan/Melphalan versus Carboplatin/Etoposide/Melphalan for high-dose chemotherapy with stem cell rescue for high-risk neuroblastoma. Bone Marrow Transplantation 51(9): 1204-10, Sept 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1038/bmt.2016.84.

Dienemann T, Fujii N, Li Y, Govani S, Kosaraju N, Bloom RD, Feldman H.: Long-term patient survival and kidney allograft survival in post-transplant diabetes mellitus: A single center retrospective study. Transplant International 29(9): 1017-28, Sept 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1111/tri.12807.

Daniel LC , Li Y, Kloss J, Reilly AF, Barakat LP : The impact of dexamethasone and prednisone on sleep in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Supportive Care in Cancer 24(9): 3897-906, Sept 2016.

Miller TP, Getz KD, Kavcic M, Li Y, Huang YS, Sung L, Alonzo T, Gerbing R, DAves M, Horton T, Pulsipher M, Pollard J, Bagatell R, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Gamis A, Aplenc R : A comparison of discharge strategies after chemotherapy completion in pediatric patients with acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Leukemia and Lymphoma 57(7): 1567-74, Jul 2016 Notes: doi: 10.3109/10428194.2015.1088652.

Stevens EM, Patterson CA, Li Y, Smith-Whitley K, Barakat LP. : Mistrust of pediatric sickle cell disease clinical trials research. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 51(1): S78-S86, Jul 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.01.024.

Wilkes JJ, Hennessy S, Xiao R, Rheingold S, Seif A, Huang YV, Vendetti N, Li Y, Bagatell R, Aplenc R, Fisher B. : Volume – outcome relationships in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Association between hospital pediatric and pediatric oncology volume with mortality and intensive care during initial therapy. Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma, and Leukemia. 16(7): 404-410, Jul 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2016.04.016.

Armstrong CL, Fisher M, Li Y, Lustig R, Belasco J, Minturn J, Phillips : Neuroplastic response after radiotherapy for pediatric brain tumors: A pilot study. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 95(3): 991-998, Jul 2016 Notes: doi:10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.01.013.

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