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

Contact information
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

Halpern SD, French B, Small DS, Saulsgiver K, Harhay MO, Audrain-McGovern J, Loewenstein G, Brennan TA, Asch DA, Volpp KG: A Randomized Trial of Four Financial Incentive Programs for Smoking Cessation. New England Journal of Medicine 2015 (in press).

Goldberg DS, French B, Abt PL, Gilroy R.: Increasing the Number of Organ Transplants in the United States by Optimizing Donor Authorization Rates. American Journal of Transplantation 2015 (in press).

Barbieri JS, French B, Umscheid CA : Uptake and Impact of a Clinical Diagnostic Decision Support Tool at an Academic Medical Center. Diagnosis 2015 (in press).

Belley-Côté EP, Whitlock RP, French B, Evaniew N, Kimmel SE: Effects on Bleeding Complications of Pharmacogenetic Testing for Initial Dosing of Vitamin K Antagonists: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis: Comment. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2015 (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 10(1): 26-31, 2015.

Basuray A, French B, Ky B, Vorovich E, Olt C, Sweitzer NK, Cappola TP, Fang JC: Response to Letter Regarding Article, "Heart Failure With Recovered Ejection Fraction: Clinical Description, Biomarkers, and Outcomes". Circulation 131: e344, 2015.

French B, Small DS, Novak J, Saulsgiver KA, Harhay MO, Asch DA, Volpp KG, Halpern S: Preference-Adaptive Randomization in Comparative Effectiveness Studies. Trials 16: 99, 2015.

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).

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 65(12): 1458-64, 2014.

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

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Last updated: 03/18/2015
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