Rui Feng, 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

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
209 Blockley Hall
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-4473
Fax: 215-573-4865
B.S. (Mathematics)
University of Science and Technology of China, 1999.
M.S. (Statistics)
The Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
Yale University, 2005.
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Description of Research Expertise

Statistical genetics, family study, copy number variation, next generation sequence; Biostatistics

Selected Publications

Lin W., Feng R., Li H.: Regularization Methods for High-Dimensional Instrumental Variables Regression with an Application to Genetical Genomics. Journal of the American Statistical Association 2014, in print.

Healy F., Lin W., Feng R., Hanna B.D., Hedrick H., Panitch H.B.: An Association between Pulmonary Hypertension and Impaired Lung Function in Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Pediatric Pulmonology 2014, in print.

Meyer J.N., Ferguson F.J., Feng R., Wang F., Patel P.N., Li M., Xue C., Qu L., Liu Y., Boyd H.J., Russell A.J., Christie D.J., Walley R.K., Reilly P.M.: A Functional Synonymous Coding Variant in the IL1RN Gene Associates with Survival in Septic Shock. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2014, in print.

Parikh N., Dampier W., Feng R., Passic S.R., Zhong W., Frantz B., Blakey B.,Aiamkitsumrit B., Pirrone V., Nonnemacher M.R., Jacobson J.M., Wigdahl B.: Cocaine Alters Cytokine Profiles in HIV-1-Infected African American Individuals in the DrexelMed HIV/AIDS Genetic Analysis Cohort. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 2014, in print.

Lin W., Shi P., Feng R., Li H.: Variable Selection in Regression with Compositional Covariates. Biometrika 2014, in print.

Mainigi M.A., Schon S.,Wang F., Feng R., Coutifaris C. : Superovulation Alters the Expression of Endometrial Genes Critical to Angiogenesis, Tissue Remodeling, and Plancentation. American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2014 Annual Meeting October 2014.

Robinson E., Okawa J., Feng R., Payne A., Werth V.: The incidence of zoster in patients with cutaneous lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis is increased compared to the average U.S. population. Society for Investigative Dermatology 2014 Annual Meeting May 2014.

Reilly J.P., Meyer N.J., Shashaty M.G., Feng R., Lanken P.N., Gallop R., Kaplan S., Herlim M., Oz N.L., Hiciano I., Campbell A., Holena D.N., Reilly M.P., Christie J.D.: ABO Blood Type A is Associated with Increased Risk of ARDS in Whites Following both Major Trauma and Severe Sepsis. Chest 145(4): 753-61, Apr 2014.

Diamond J.M., Akimova T., Kazi A., Shah R.J., Cantu E., Feng R, Levine M.H., Kawut S.M., Meyer N.J., Lee J.C., Hancock W.W., Aplenc R., Ware L.B., Palmer S.M., Bhorade S., Lama V.N., Weinacker A., Orens J., Wille K., Crespo M., Lederer D.J., Arcasoy S., Demissie E., Christie J.D., Lung Transplant Outcomes Group. : Genetic Variation in the Prostaglandin E2 Pathway is Associated with Primary Graft Dysfunction. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 189(5): 567-75, Mar 2014.

Feng R., Hersh P., Howard G.: Quantifying Maternal and Paternal Disease History Using Log-Rank Score with an Application to a National Cohort Study. International Journal of Statistics in Medical Research 3: 21-31, 2014.

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Last updated: 03/23/2015
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