Kevin G. Lynch, PhD

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Psychiatry
Graduate Group Affiliations

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3535 Market Street, #5099
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-7707
Fax: 215-746-2988
B.Sc. ((Mathematics))
University College, Galway, Ireland , 1988.
M.Sc. ( (Mathematics and Statistics))
University College, Galway, Ireland , 1989.
M.A. ((Statistics))
Yale University , 1990.
Ph.D ((Statistics))
Yale University , 1997.
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Description of Research Expertise


Selected Publications

McKay JR, Gustafson DH, Ivey M, McTavish F, Pe-Romashko K, Curtis B, Oslin DA, Polsky D, Quanbeck A, Lynch KG: Effects of automated smartphone mobile recovery support and telephone continuing care in the treatment of alcohol use disorder: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 19(1): 82, 2018.

Wood JN, Griffis HM, Taylor CM, Strane D, Harb GC, Mi L, Song L, Lynch KG, and Rubin DM: Under-ascertainment from healthcare settings of child abuse events among children of soldiers by the U.S. Army Family Advocacy Program. Child Abuse and Neglect 63: 202-210, 2017.

Strane D, Lynch KG, Taylor CM, Griffis HM, Harb GC, Mi L, Song L, French B, and Rubin DM: Family characteristics associated with child maltreatment across the deployment cycle of US Army soldiers. Military Medicine 182(9): e1879-e1887, 2017.

Nahum-Shani I, Ertefaie A, Xi L, Lynch KG, McKay JR, Oslin D, and Almirall D, : A SMART Data Analysis Method for Constructing Adaptive Treatment Strategies for Substance Use Disorders. Addiction 112(5): 901-909, 2017.

Ertefaie A, Wu T, Lynch KG, Nahum-Shani I, : Identifying the Set of Best Dynamic Treatment Regimes. Biostatistics 17(1): 135-148, January 2016.

Hart AB, Lynch KG, Farrer L, Gelernter J, and Kranzler HR: Which alcohol use disorder criteria contribute to the association of ADH1B with alcohol dependence? Addiction Biology 21: 924–938, 2016 Notes: epub ahead of print.

Greeson JM, Gettes DR, Spitsin S, Dubé B, Benton TD, Lynch KG, Douglas SD, Evans DL : Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Decreases HIV Receptor and Coreceptor Expression in Immune Cells. Biological Psychiatry 80(1): 33-39, 2016.

Taylor CM, Ross ME, Frioux SM, Wood JN, Griffis HM, Harb GC, Mi L, Song L, Lynch KG, Rubin DM: Maltreatment of Infants and Toddlers during Deployment Periods of Active Duty Army Soldiers. American Journal of Public Health 106(1): 153-158, 2016.

Lu X, Nahum-Shani I, Kasari C, Lynch KG, Oslin DW, Pelham WE, Fabiano G, Almirall D.: Comparing dynamic treatment regimes using repeated-measures outcomes: modeling considerations in SMART studies. Statistics in Medicine 35(10): 1595-1615, 2016.

Lu X, Lynch KG, Oslin DW, Murphy SA : Comparing treatment policies with assistance from the structural nested mean model. Biometrics 72(1): 10-19, 2016.

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