Kathleen Joy Propert

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Member, Graduate Group in Epidemiology and Biostatistics (GGEB),University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Member, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Director, Biostatistics Core, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Director of Biostatistics, Integrative Health Sciences Facility Core,Center for Excellence in Environmental Toxicology(CEET), University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
614 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-746-8603
Fax: 215-573-4865
Graduate Group Affiliations
B.S. (Applied Biological Sciences)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 1982.
M.S. (Biostatistics)
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 1984.
Sc.D. (Biostatistics)
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 1990.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Propert directs the Study Design and Biostatistics (SDAB) Core for ITMAT. Her methodological research focus is on optimal study design, particularly for T1 translational research in animal models and early stage clinical trials. Her current clinical areas of focus are traumatic brain injury, lipid metabolism, and pulmonary disease.

Selected Publications

Fishman J, Greenberg P, Bagga MB, Casarett D, Propert K: Comparing Strategies for Health Information Dissemination: Messengers That Can Help or Hinder. American Journal of Health Promotion In press, 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1177/0890117117733780.

Kawut SM, Archer-Chicko CL, DiMichele A, Fritz JS, Klinger JR, Ky B, Palevsky HI, Palmisciano AJ, Patel M, Pinder D, Propert KJ, Smith KA, Stanczyk F, Tracy R, Vaidya A, Whittenhall ME, Ventetuolo CE: Anastrozole in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (AIPH): A Randomized, Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 195(3): 360-368, February 2017.

Andy UU, Arya LA, Smith AL, Propert KJ, Bogner HR, Colavita K, Harvie HS: Is self-reported adherence associated with clinical outcomes in women treated with anticholinergic medication for overactive bladder? Neurourology and Urodynamics 35(6): 738-42, August 2016.

Lindborg CM, Propert KJ, Pignolo RJ: Conservation of pro-longevity genes among mammals. Mechanisms of Ageing and Development 146-148: 23-7, March 2015.

Li X, Fries S, Li R, Lawson JA, Propert KJ, Diamond SL, Blair IA, FitzGerald GA, Grosser T: Differential impairment of aspirin-dependent platelet cyclooxygenase acetylation by nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111(47): 16830-5, November 2014.

Okon L, Rosenbach M, Krathen M, Rose M, Propert K, Okawa J, Werth V: Lenalidomide in treatment-refractory cutaneous lupus erythematosus: Efficacy and safety in a 52-week trial. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 70(3): 583-4, March 2014.

Saberi P, Propert KJ, Powers M, Emmett E, Green-McKenzie J: Field survey of health perception and complaints of Pennsylvania residents in the Marcellus Shale region. International Journal of Environmental and Public Health 11(6): 6517-27, June 2014.

Habineza Ndikuyeze G, Gaurnier-Hausser A, Patel R, Baldwin AS, May MJ, Flood P, Krick E, Propert KJ, Mason NJ: A phase I clinical trial of systemically delivered NEMO binding domain peptide in dogs with spontaneous activated B-Cell like diffuse large B-Cell lymphoma. PLOS One Page: e95404, May 2014.

Fett N, Haynes K, Propert KJ, Margolis DJ: Five-year malignancy incidence in patients with chronic pruritus: A population-based cohort study aimed at limiting unnecessary screening practices. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 70(4): 651-8, April 2014 Notes:

Sullivan S, Friess SH, Ralston J, Smith C, Propert KJ, Rapp PE, Margulies SS: Improved behavior, motor, and cognition assessments in neonatal piglets. Journal of Neurotrauma 30(20): 1770-9, Oct 2013.

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Last updated: 04/04/2018
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