Rebecca A. Hubbard

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Group Health Research Institute
1730 Minor Ave., Suite 1600
Seattle, WA 98101
Office: 206-287-2066
Fax: 206-287-2871
B.S. (Ecology & Evolution, summa cum laude)
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1999.
M.Sc. (Epidemiology)
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 2001.
M.Sc. (Applied Statistics, with honors)
Oxford University, Oxford, UK, 2002.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
University of Washington, Seattle, WA , 2007.
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Selected Publications

Hubbard RA: Classification Accuracy of Provider Profiling Methods Based on Medicare Claims. Oral presentation, International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, Chicago, IL October 2013.

Ding VY, Hubbard RA, Rutter CM, Simon GE: Assessing the accuracy of profiling methods for identifying top providers: performance of mental health care providers. Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology 13(10): 1-17, 2013.

Braithwaite D, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, O’Meara ES, Miglioretti DL, Geller B, Dittus K, Moore D, Wernli K, Mandelblatt J, Kerlikowske K for the BCSC: Screening outcomes in older U.S. women undergoing multiple mammograms in community practice: does interval, age or comorbidity score affect tumor characteristics or false positive rates? Journal of the National Cancer Institute 105(5): 334-341, 2013.

Goldman LE, Walker R, Hubbard RA, and Kerlikowske K: Timeliness of evaluation and loss to follow-up after abnormal mammography at mammography facilities serving vulnerable women. Medical Care 51(4): 307-314, 2013.

O’Meara ES, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, Braithwaite D, Kerlikowske K, Dittus K, Geller B, Wernli K, and Miglioretti D: Mammographic screening interval in relation to tumor characteristics and false-positive risk by race/ethnicity and age. Cancer 2013 Notes: [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1002/cncr.28310,

Gill DP, Hubbard RA, Koepsell TD, Borrie MJ, Petrella RJ, Knopman DS, Kukull WA : Differences in rate of functional decline across three dementia types. Alzheimer's & Dementia Page: [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2012.10.010, 2013.

Dittus K, Geller B, Weaver D, Kerlikowske K, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, Braithwaite D, O’Meara ES, Miglioretti DL: Impact of mammography screening interval on breast cancer characteristics of women with different body mass index. Journal of General Internal Medicine 28(11): 1454-1462, 2013.

Hubbard RA, Johnson E, Hsia R, Rutter C: The cumulative risk of false-positive fecal occult blood test after 10 years of screening. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 22(9): 1612-1619, 2013.

Kerlikowske K, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, Geller B, Dittus K, Braithwaite D, Wernli K, Miglioretti DL, O’Meara ES: Benefits and harms of screening mammography frequency by age, breast density, postmenopausal hormone therapy. JAMA Internal Medicine 173(9): 807-816, 2013.

Hubbard RA, Miglioretti DL: A semi-parametric censoring bias model for estimating the cumulative risk of a false-positive screening test under dependent censoring. Biometrics 69(1): 245-253, 2013.

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