Warren B. Bilker, Ph.D.

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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
601 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-898-1619
Fax: 215-573-4865
Education:
B.A. (Mathematics)
Temple University, 1981.
M.S. (Statistics)
Temple University, 1984.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
Johns Hopkins University, 1992.
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Description of Research Expertise

Biostatistics

Selected Publications

Shahbazian JH, Hahn P, Ludwig S, Ferguson JM, Baron P, Christ A, Spicer A, Tolomeo P, Torrie A, Bilker WB, Cluzet VC, Hu B, Julian K, Nachamkin I, Rankin S, Morris DO, Lautenbach EDMF: Multidrug and mupirocin resistance in environmental methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) collected from the homes of people diagnosed with a community-onset (CO-) MRSA infection. Applied EnvironmentalMicrobiology 2018, in press.

Leonard CE, Brensinger CM, Aquilante CL, Bilker WB, Boudreau DM, Deo R, Flory JH, Gagne JJ, Mangaali MJ, Hennessy S: Comparative safety of sulfonylureas and the risk of sudden cardiac arrest and ventricular arrhythmia. Diabetes Care 41(4): 713-722, 2018.

Opondo PR, Ho-Foster AR, Ayugi J, Hatitchki B, Pumar M, Bilker WB, Thase M, Jemmott JB, Blank M, Evans DL: HIV prevalence among hospitalized patients at the main psychiatric referral hospital in Botswana. AIDS and Behavior 22(5): 1503-1516, 2018.

Leonard CE, Han X, Brensinger CM, Bilker WB, Cardillo S, Flory JH, Hennessy S: Comparative risk of serious hypoglycemia with oral antidiabetic monotherapy - a retrospective cohort study. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 27(1): 9-18, 2018.

Downes KJ, Weiss SL, Gerber JS, Kleiger S, Fitzgerald J, Balamuth F, Kubis S, Tolomeo P, Bilker WB, Han X, Nachamkin I, Garrigan C, Han JH, Lautenbach E, Coffin SE, for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program: A pragmatic biomarker-driven algorithm to guide antibiotic use in the pediatric intensive care unit: the optimizing antibiotic strategies in sepsis (OASIS) study. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 6(2): 134-141, May 2017.

Han J.H., Goldstein EJC, Wise J, Bilker WB, Tolomeo P, Lautenbach E: Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant klebsiella pneumoniae in a network of long-term acute care hospitals. Clinical Infectious Diseases 64(7): 839-844, Apr 2017.

Han JH, Garrigan C, Johnston B, Nachamkin I, Clabots C, Bilker WB, Santana E, Tolomeo P, Maslow J, Myers J, Carson L, Lautenbach E, Johnson JR, for the CDC Prevention Epicenters Program : Epidemiology and characteristics of escherichia coli sequence type 131 (ST131) from long-term care facility residents colonized intestinally with fluoroquinolone-resistant escherichia coli. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 87(3): 275-280, Mar 2017.

Chang J, Bilker WB, Hoffstad O, Margolis DJ: Comparing patient-reported outcome measures in children with atopic dermatitis. British Journal of Dermatology 177(4): e114-e115, 2017.

Cluzet VC, Gerber JS, Nachamkin I, Coffin SE, Davis MF, Julian KG, Zaoutis TE, Metlay JP, Linkin DR, Tolomeo P, Wise JA, Bilker WB, Hu B, Lautenbach E, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: Factors associated with persistent colonisation with methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus. Epidemiology and Infection 2017 Notes: In Press.

Leonard CE, Brensinger CM, Nam YH, Bilker WB, Barosso GM, Mangaali MJ, Hennessy S: The quality of medicaid and medicare data obtained from CMS and its contractors: implications for pharmacoepidemiology. BMC Health Services Research 17(1): 304, 2017.

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