Benjamin C. French, PhD

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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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Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
204 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-8545
Fax: 215-573-4865
BA (Mathematics and Norwegian)
St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, 2001.
MS (Biostatistics)
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2004.
PhD (Biostatistics)
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2008.
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Selected Publications

Saloner B, Matone M, Kreider AR, Budeir MS, Miller D, Huang Y-S, Raghavan R, French B, Rubin D: Second-Generation Antipsychotic Use Among Stimulant-Using Children, by Organization of Medicaid Mental Health. Psychiatric Services 2014 (in press).

Finkelman BS, French B, Bershaw L, Kimmel SE: Factors Affecting Time to Maintenance Dose in Patients Initiating Warfarin. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2014 (in press).

Umscheid CA, Betesh J, VanZandbergen C, Hanish A, Tait G, Mikkelsen ME, French B, Fuchs BD: Development, Implementation and Impact of an Automated Early Warning and Response System for Sepsis. Journal of Hospital Medicine 2014 (in press).

Kimmel SE, French B, Geller NL: Genotype-Guided Dosing of Vitamin K Antagonists. New England Journal of Medicine 370(18): 1763-4, 2014.

Ky B, Putt M, Sawaya H, French B, Januzzi JL, Sebag IA, Plana JC, Cohen V, Banchs J, Carver JR, Wiegers SE, Martin RP, Picard MH, Gerszten RE, Halpern EF, Passeri J, Kuter I, Scherrer-Crosbie M: Early Increases in Multiple Biomarkers Predict Subsequent Cardiotoxicity in Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Doxorubicin, Taxanes, and Trastuzumab. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 63(3): 809-16, 2014.

Goldberg DS, French B, Forde KA, Groenveld PW, Bittermann T, Backus L, Halpern SD, Kaplan DE: Association of Distance From a Transplant Center with Access to Waitlist Placement, Receipt of Liver Transplantation, and Survival Among US Veterans. Journal of the American Medical Association 311(12): 1234-43, 2014.

Vorovich EE, French B, Ky B, Goldberg L, Fang J, Sweitzer N, Cappola TP: Biomarker Predictors of Cardiac Hospitalization in Chronic Heart Failure: A Recurrent Event Analysis. American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions (Oral Presentation) 2014.

Yang Y-X, French B, Localio AR, Brensinger CM, Lewis JD: Minimal Benefit of Earlier-Than-Recommended Repeat Colonoscopy Among US Medicare Enrollees Following a Negative Colonoscopy. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 40(7): 843-53, 2014.

Goldberg DS, French B, Abt PL, Olthoff K, Shaked A: Superior Survival using Living Donors and Donor-Recipient Matching using a Novel Living Donor Risk Index. Hepatology 60(5): 1717-26, 2014.

Topjian A, French B, Sutton RM, Conlon T, Nadkarni V, Moler FW, Dean JM, Berg RA: The Authors Reply. Critical Care Medicine 42(12): e808-9, 2014.

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Last updated: 01/13/2015
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