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
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


Selected Publications

Anesi JA, Blumberg EA, Han JH, Lee DH, Clauss H, Climaco A, Hasz R, Molnar E, Alimenti D, West S, Bilker WB, Tolomeo P, Lautenbach E, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: Risk factors for multidrug-resistant organisms among deceased organ donors. American Journal of Tranplantation Jun 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1111/ajt.15488. [Epub ahead of print]

Quarmley M, Gur RC, Turetsky BI, Watters AJ, Bilker WB, Elliott MA, Calkins ME, Kohler CG, Ruparel K, Rupert P, Gur RE, Wolf DH: Reduced safety processing during aversive social conditioning in psychosis and clinical risk. Neuropsychopharmacology May 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1038/s41386-019-0421-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Ziegler M, Landsburg D, Pegues D, Bilker W, Gilmar C, Kucharczuk C, Gorman T, Bink K, Moore A, Fitzpatrick R, Stadtmauer EA, Mangan P, Kraus K, Han JH: Fluoroquinolone prophylaxis is highly effective for the prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections in autologous stem cell transplant patients. Biology of blood and marrow transplantation: Journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation 25(5): 1004-1010, May 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.11.023. [Epub ahead of print]

Leonard CE, Zhou M, Brensinger CM, Bilker WB, Soprano SE, Nguyen TPP, Nam YH, Cohen JB, Hennessy S: Clopidogrel Drug Interactions and Serious Bleeding: Generating Real World Evidence via Automated High-Throughput Pharmacoepidemiologic Screening. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics May 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1002/cpt.1507. [Epub ahead of print]

Martei YM, Grover S, Bilker WB, Monare B, Setlhako DI, Ralefala TB, Manshimba P, Gross R, Shulman LN, DeMichele A: Impact of Essential Medicine Stock Outs on Cancer Therapy Delivery in a Resource-Limited Setting. Journal of Global Oncology(5), 1-11, Apr 2019.

Weinstein EJ, Han JH, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, Garrigan C, Bilker WB, Dankwa L, Wheeler M, Tolomeo P, Anesi JA, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: A Clinical Prediction Tool for Extended-Spectrum Cephalosporin Resistance in Community-Onset Enterobacterales Urinary Tract Infection. Open Forum Infectious Diseases 6(4): ofz164, Mar 2019.

Nam, YH, Bilker WB, Leonard CE, Bell L M, Alexander LM, Hennessy S: Effect of statins on the association between high temperature and all-cause mortality in a socioeconomically disadvantaged population: a cohort study. Scientific Reports 9(1): 4685, Mar 2019.

Nam YH, Bilker WB, Leonard CE, Bell ML, Hennessy S: Outdoor temperature and survival benefit of empiric potassium in users of furosemide in US Medicaid enrollees: a cohort study. BMJ Open 9(2): e023809, Feb 2019.

Anesi JA, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, Garrigan C, Bilker WB, Omorogbe J, Dankwa L, Wheeler M, Tolomeo P, Han JH, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: The role of extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistance in recurrent community-onset Enterobacteriaceae urinary tract infections: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Infectious Diseases 19(1): 163, Feb 2019.

Nam YH, Brensinger CM, Bilker WB, Leonard CE, Han X, Hennessy S: Serious hypoglycemia and use of warfarin in combination with sulfonylureas or metformin. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 105(1): 210-218, Jan 2019.

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