Rui Feng

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Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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423 Guardian Drive
209 Blockley Hall
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-4473
Fax: 215-573-4865
B.S. (Mathematics)
University of Science and Technology of China, 1999.
M.S. (Statistics)
The Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
Yale University, 2005.
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Description of Itmat Expertise


Description of Research Expertise

Statistical genetics, family study, next generation sequence; Biostatistics

Selected Publications

Draper, E.M., Feng R., Appel S., Graboyes M., Engle E., Ciner E., Ellenberg J.H., Stambolian D.: Low Vision Rehabilitation for Adult African Americans in Two Settings. Optometry and Vision Science April 2016, in print.

Ang C.C., Anyanwu C.O., Robinson E., Okawa J., Feng R., Fujimoto M., Hamaguchi Y., Werth V.P. : Clinical Signs Associated with an Increased Risk of Interstitial Lung Disease: a Cohort Study of 101 Patients with Dermatomyositis British Journal of Dermatology 2016, in print.

Jensen E., Panitch H., Feng R., Moore P.E., Schmidt B.: Inter-Observer Reliability of the Respiratory Physical Examination in Premature Infants: A Multi-Center Study. The Journal of Pediatrics 2016, in print.

Cantu E, Suzuki Y., Diamond JM, Ellis J, Tiwari J, Beduhn B, Nellen J.R., Shah R., Meyer NJ, Lederer D.J., Kawut M.S., Palmer M.S., Snyder L.D., Hartwig M.G., Lama V.N., Bhorade S., Crespo M., Demissie E., Wille K., Orens J., Shah P.D., Weinacker A., Weill D. , Wilkes D., Roe D., Ware L.B., Wang F., Feng R., and Christie J.D. for the Lung Transplant Outcomes Group: Protein quantitative trait loci analysis identifies genetic variation in the innate immune regulator TOLLIP in post lung transplant primary graft dysfunction risk. American Journal of Transplantation 2016, in print.

Jiang X., Orton M., Feng R., Hossain E., Malhotra N.R., Zager E.L., Liu R. : Chronic Opioid Usage in Surgical Patients in a Large Academic Center. Annals of Surgery 2016, in print.

Feng, R.: How much do we know about the heritability of BMI? The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Dennis M Bier (eds.). August 2016.

Robinson E.S., Payne A.S., Pappas-Taffer L., Feng R., Werth V.P. : The Incidence of Herpes Zoster in Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus, Dermatomyositis, Pemphigus Vulgaris and Bullous Pemphigoid. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 75(1): 42-48, July 2016.

Strazza M., Pirrone V., Wigdahl B., Dampier W., Lin W., Feng R., Maubert M., Weksler B., Romero I., Couraud P., and Nonnemacher M. (2016). Prolonged Morphine Exposure Induces Increased Firm Adhesion and Cellular Transmigration Across an In Vitro Model of the Blood-Brain Barrier. 2016, 17, 916. : Prolonged Morphine Exposure Induces Increased Firm Adhesion in an in Vitro Model of the Blood–Brain Barrier. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 17: 916, June 2016.

Tiao J., Feng R., Carr K., Okawa J., Werth V.P. : Using the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics (SLICC) criteria to determine the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in patients with subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE). Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 74(5): 862-9, May 2016.

Weinerman R., Feng R., Ord T.S., Schultz R.M., Bartolomei M.S., Coutifaris C., Mainigi M.: Morphokinetic Evaluation of Embryo Development in a Mouse Model: Functional and Molecular Correlates. Biology of Reproduction 94(4): 84, April 2016.

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