Warren B. Bilker, Ph.D.

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Member, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Graduate Group, Biomedical Gruaduate Studies, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistcs, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Faculty Co-director of the Biostatistics Analysis Center (BAC), Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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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

Aamodt WW, Bilker WB, Willis AW, Farrar JT: Sociodemographic and Geographic Disparities in End-of-Life Health Care Intensity Among Medicare Beneficiaries With Parkinson Disease. Neurol Clin Pract 13(4): e200171, Aug 2023.

Chen C, Hennessy S, Brensinger CM, Bilker WB, Dublin S, Chung SP, Horn JR, Bogar KF, Leonard CE: Antidepressant drug-drug-drug interactions associated with unintentional traumatic injury: Screening for signals in real-world data. Clin Transl Sci 16(2): 326-337, Feb 2023.

Anesi JA, Lautenbach E, Thom KA, Tamma PD, Blumberg EA, Alby K, Bilker WB, Werzen A, Ammazzalorso A, Tolomeo P, Omorogbe J, Pineles L, Han JH: Clinical Outcomes and Risk Factors for Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales Bloodstream Infection in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Transplantation 107(1): 254-263, Jan 2023.

Tsima BM, Opondo P, Mosepele M, Mautle E, Bilker WB, Gross R: Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and associated factors among inpatients with severe mental illness in Botswana: a cross-sectional study. BMC Cardiovasc Disord 22(1): 515, Dec 2022.

Moore K, Lautenbach E, Blumberg EA, Han J, Lee DH, Clauss H, Hasz R, Bilker WB, Molnar E, Alimenti D, West S, Tolomeo P, Anesi JA: Impact of deceased organ donor injection drug use on donor culture positivity and recipient outcomes. Transpl Infect Dis 24(6): e13942, Dec 2022.

Arens Y, Bilker WB, Han X, Plankey M, Ware D, Friedman MR, D'Souza G, Stosor V, Shoptaw S, Schnoll RA, Tyndale RF, Ashare R, Gross R: Brief Report: HIV Infection Does Not Explain Higher Nicotine Metabolism in People Living With HIV. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 91(5): 497-501, Dec 2022.

Miano TA, Wang L, Leonard CE, Brensinger CM, Acton EK, Dawwas GK, Bilker WB, Soprano SE, Nguyen TPP, Woody G, Yu E, Neuman M, Li L, Hennessy S: Identifying Clinically Relevant Drug-Drug Interactions With Methadone and Buprenorphine: A Translational Approach to Signal Detection. Clin Pharmacol Ther 112(5): 1120-1129, Nov 2022.

Bogar K, Brensinger CM, Hennessy S, Flory JH, Bell ML, Shi C, Bilker WB, Leonard CE: Climate Change and Ambient Temperature Extremes: Association With Serious Hypoglycemia, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, and Sudden Cardiac Arrest/Ventricular Arrhythmia in People With Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care 45(11): e171-e173, Nov 2022.

Chen C, Hennessy S, Brensinger CM, Dawwas GK, Acton EK, Bilker WB, Chung SP, Dublin S, Horn JR, Miano TA, Pham Nguyen TP, Soprano SE, Leonard CE: Skeletal muscle relaxant drug-drug-drug interactions and unintentional traumatic injury: Screening to detect three-way drug interaction signals. Br J Clin Pharmacol 88(11): 4773-4783, Nov 2022.

Ziegler MJ, Babcock HH, Welbel SF, Warren DK, Trick WE, Tolomeo P, Omorogbe J, Garcia D, Habrock-Bach T, Donceras O, Gaynes S, Cressman L, Burnham JP, Bilker W, Reddy SC, Pegues D, Lautenbach E, Kelly BJ, Fuchs B, Martin ND, Han JH: Stopping Hospital Infections With Environmental Services (SHINE): A Cluster-randomized Trial of Intensive Monitoring Methods for Terminal Room Cleaning on Rates of Multidrug-resistant Organisms in the Intensive Care Unit. Clin Infect Dis 75(7): 1217-1223, Sep 2022.

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Last updated: 06/27/2023
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