Rui Feng, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
209 Blockley Hall
Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
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 Research Expertise

Genetics and genomics;
Machine learning;
Clinical trials;
Data coordinating center;
General biostatistics.

Selected Publications

Neuman MD, Feng R, Carson JL, Gaskins LJ, Dillane D, Sessler DI, Sieber F, Magaziner J, Marcantonio E, Mehta S, Menio D, Ayad S, Stone T, Papp S, Schwenk ES, Elkassabany N, Marshall M, Jaffe JD, Luke C, Sharma B, Azim S, Hymes R, Chin K-J, Sheppard R, Perlman B, Sappenfield J, Hauck E, Hoeft MA, Giska M, Ranganath Y, Tedore T, Choi S, Li J, Kwofie MK, Nader A, Sanders RD, Allen BFS, Vlassakov K, Kates S, Fleisher LA, Dattilo J, Tierney A, Stephens-Shields AJ, Ellenberg S: Spinal Anesthesia Versus General Anesthesia for Hip Surgery in Older Adults New England Journal of Medicine 385(22): 2025-2035, Nov 2021 Notes: In print.

Payne A, Bax C, R Feng, V Werth: Temporal Outcomes After Rituximab Therapy For Pemphigus Vulgaris. Journal of Investigative Dermatology S0022-202X(21): 02292-2, Oct 2021 Notes: In print.

Napolitano N, Roberts T, Nickel AJ, McDonough J, Sun H, Feng R, Jensen EA, Dysart K, Lin R.: Performance Evaluation of Nasal Prong Interface for CPAP Delivery on a Critical Care Ventilator: A Bench Experiment. Respir Care. 66(10): 1514-1520, Oct 2021.

Yan D, Zamalin D, Chakka S, Krain R, Concha J, Feng R, Ahmed S, Okawa J, Werth VP.: Cutaneous lupus concerns from the patient perspective: a qualitative study. Lupus Sci Med. 8(1): e000444, Aug 2021.

Krain RL, Bax CE, Chakka S, Ahmed S, Feng R, Payne AS, Werth VP : Establishing cut-off values for mild, moderate and severe disease in patients with pemphigus using the Pemphigus Disease Area Index British Journal of Dermatology 184(5): 975-977, May 2021 Notes: In print.

Ravishankar A, Yan D, Bax CE, Concha JS, Feng R, Werth VP. : Response of Dermatomyositis to the Antimalarial Quinacrine: A Retrospective Cohort Study. J Am Acad Dermatol. 84(4): 1157-1160, Apr 2021.

Yan D, Gaffney R, Krain R, Keyes E, Concha JS, Feng R, Schulz S, Pappas-Taffer L, Borucki R, Ravishankar A, Bax C, Okawa J, Werth VP.: A prospective cohort study comparing the performance of interferon gamma release assays in autoimmune skin diseases. J Am Acad Dermatol. S0190-9622(21): 00651-4, Apr 2021.

Bax CE, Ravishankar A, Yan D, Concha J, Kushner CJ, Zamalin D, Feng R, Payne AS, and Werth, VP: Identifying the required degree of disease clearance to improve quality of life in pemphigus vulgaris. British Journal of Dermatology 184(3): 573-575, March 2021.

Al-Naamani N, Krowka MJ, Forde KA, Krok KL, Feng R, Heresi GA, Dweik RA, Bartolome S, Bull TM, Roberts KE, Austin ED, Hemnes AR, Patel MJ, Oh JK, Lin G, Doyle MF, Denver N, Andrew R, MacLean MR, Fallon, MB, Kawut SM; Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Liver Disease Study Group.: Estrogen Signaling and Portopulmonary Hypertension: The Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Liver Disease Study (PVCLD2). Hepatology 73(2): 726-737, Feb 2021.

Reilly JP, Meyer NJ, Shashaty MG, Anderson BJ, Ittner C, Dunn TG, Lim B, Forker C, Bonk MP, Kotloff E, Feng R, Cantu E, Mangalmurti NS, Calfee CS, Matthay MA, Mikacenic C, Walley KR, Russell J, Christiani DC, Wurfel MM, Lanken PN, Reilly MP, Christie JD.: The ABO Histo-Blood Group, Endothelial Activation, and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Risk in Critical Illness. The Journal of Clinical Investigation 131(1): e139700, Jan 2021.

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