Annamarie D. Horan

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Clinical Research, University of Pennsylvania Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Anesthesiology & Critical Care
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
3737 Market Street
Room 6113
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-294-9132
Fax: 215-222-8859
BS (Biology)
St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, 1987.
PhD (Pathology/Radiation Oncology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2000.
Cert. (Business Essentials)
Wharton School University of Pennsylvania , 2007.
Cert. (Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB) )
Villanova University, 2008.
Cert. (Six Sigma Master Blackbelt (LSSMB) )
Villanova University, 2008.
Cert. (Lean Certification )
Villanova University, 2008.
MPA (Master of Public Administration)
Fels Institute of Government, University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
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Description of Research Expertise

Clinical Trials:
-FDA CFR and ICH Guidelines
-Site preparation & Selection
-IRB submissions & maintenance
-Regulatory Document preparation & Maintenance
-CRF design & completion
-Statistical Analysis
-Study Design
-Manuscript preparation
-Project Management

Wet Lab:
-siRNA Assays
-Tissue culture
-Western Blots & Analysis
-HPLC with fluorecence or electrochemical detection
-Multiple other techniques too numerous to list

Description of Itmat Expertise


Selected Publications

Baldwin DA, Horan AD, Hesketh PJ, Mehta S: Combined RT-qPCR of mRNA and microRNA Targets within One Fluidigm Integrated Fluidic Circuit. J Biomol Tech Epub ahead of print, 2016.

Anari JB, Kneeland JB, Horan A, Ahn J, Mehta S: Evaluating Pelvic & Acetabular Fractures Using Digital Tomosynthesis (DTS). Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2016.

von Menchhofen Z, McGarvey D, Jones S, Horan A, Baloch Z, LiVolsi : Building a Redaction System (ReDS) with Scientific Dictionaries and Regular Expression Matching Algorithms (REMA). ISBER Conference, Orlando,Florida May 2014.

Hannigan GD, Hodkinson BP, McGinnis K, Tyldsley AS, Anari JB, Horan AD, Grice EA, Mehta S. : Culture-independent pilot study of microbiota colonizing open fractures and association with severity, mechanism, location, and complication from presentation to early outpatient follow-up. J Orthop Res. 32(4): 597-605, 2014.

Zielinski SM, Keijsers NL, Praet SF, Heetveld MJ, Bhandari M, Wilssens JP, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM; FAITH Trial Investigators. Collaborators (368): Femoral neck shortening after internal fixation of a femoral neck fracture. Orthopedics. 36(7): e849-e858, Jul 2013.

Wrist and Radius Injury Surgical Trial (WRIST) Study Group.: Reflections 1 year into the 21-Center National Institutes of Health--funded WRIST study: a primer on conducting a multicenter clinical trial. J Hand Surg Am 38(6): 1194-201, Jun 2013.

Hebert-Davies J1, Laflamme GY, Rouleau D; HEALTH and FAITH investigators.: Bias towards dementia: are hip fracture trials excluding too many patients? A systematic review. Injury 43(12): 1978-84, Dec 2012.

Shah RP, Horan A, Esterhai JL, Ahn J, Leonard M, Mehta S: Challenges of Patient Directed Adjuvent Fracture Care Research in an Urban, University-based Population. AO North America, 2012 Challenges in Fracture Care Across Disciplines, Lake Buena Vista, FL February 2012.

Horan, AD, Baldwin, DA, Kaminski, C, Esterhai, JL, Jr., Mehta, S: Biomarker Identification in Fracture Healing. AO North America 2012 Challenges in Fracture Care Across Disciplines, February 23-25, 2012, Lake Buena Vista, FL. Feb. 2012.

Zielinski SM, Viveiros H, Heetveld MJ, Swiontkowski MF, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM; FAITH trial investigators. Collaborators (367): Central coordination as an alternative for local coordination in a multicenter randomized controlled trial: the FAITH trial experience. Trials. 13(5): 1-11, Jan 2012.

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