Phyllis A. Gimotty, Ph.D.

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
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Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
423 Guardian Drive, 631 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-5153
Fax: 215-573-4865
B.A. (Sociology)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1970.
M.A. (Statistics)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI , 1972.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI , 1984.
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Selected Publications

Pan YG, Aiamkitsumrit B, Bartolo L, Wang Y, Lavery C, Marc A, Holec PV, Rappazzo CG, Eilola T, Gimotty PA, Hensley SE, Antia R, Zarnitsyna VI, Birnbaum ME, Su LF: Vaccination reshapes the virus-specific T cell repertoire in unexposed adults. Immunity 54(6): 1245-1256, Jun 2021.

Sinnamon AJ, Gimotty PA, Karakousis GC, Yang YX: Survival Outcomes Following Lymph Node Biopsy in Thin Melanoma-A Propensity-Matched Analysis. Annals of Surgical Oncology 28(3): 1634-1641, Mar 2021.

Abella BS, Jolkovsky EL, Biney BT, Uspal JE, Hyman MC, Frank I, Hensley SE, Gill S, Vogl DT, Maillard I, Babushok DV, Huang AC, Nasta SD, Walsh JC, Wiletyo EP, Gimotty PA, Milone MC, Amaravadi RK, Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19 With Hydroxychloroquine (PATCH) Investigators: Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine vs Placebo for Pre-exposure SARS-CoV-2 Prophylaxis Among Health Care Workers: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Internal Medicine 181(2): 195-202, Feb 2021.

McAndrew NP, Bottalico L, Mesaros C, Blair IA, Tsao PY, Rosado JM, Ganguly T, Song SJ, Gimotty PA, Mao JJ, DeMichele A: Effects of systemic inflammation on relapse in early breast cancer. NPJ Breast Cancer 7(1): 7, Jan 2021.

Sinnamon AJ, Gimotty PA, Karakousis GC, Yang YX: ASO Author Reflection: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Thin Melanoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology 27(Suppl 3): 901-902, Dec 2020.

Facompre ND, Rajagopalan P, Sahu V, Pearson AT, Montone KT, James CD, Gleber- Netto FO, Weinstein GS, Jalaly J, Lin A, Rustgi AK, Nakagawa H, Califano JA, Pickering CR, White EA, Windle BE, Morgan IM, Cohen RB, Gimotty PA, Basu D : Identifying predictors of HPV-related head and neck squamous cell carcinoma progression and survival through patient-derived models International Journal of Cancer 147(11): 3236-3249, Dec 2020.

Modi MB, Gimotty PA, Ming ME, Jariwala N, Elenitsas R, Miller C, Chu EY, Lindner H, Moshiri AS, Schwartz LE, Lal P, Reyes MC, Elder DE, Xu X: Urethral involvement is associated with higher mortality and local recurrence in vulvar melanoma: a single institutional experience. Human Pathology 104: 1-8, Oct 2020.

Sharma G, Ojha R, Noguera-Ortega E, Rebecca VW, Attanasio J, Liu S, Piao S, Lee JJ, Nicastri MC, Harper SL, Ronghe A, Jain V, Winkler JD, Speicher DW, Mastio J, Gimotty PA, Xu X, Wherry EJ, Gabrilovich DI, Amaravadi RK: PPT1 inhibition enhances the antitumor activity of anti-PD-1 antibody in melanoma. JCI Insight 5(17): e133225, Sep 2020.

Song Y, Straker RJ 3rd, Xu X, Elder DE, Gimotty PA, Huang AC, Mitchell TC, Amaravadi RK, Schuchter LM, Karakousis GC: Neoadjuvant Versus Adjuvant Immune Checkpoint Blockade in the Treatment of Clinical Stage III Melanoma Annals of Surgical Oncology 27(8): 2915-2926, Aug 2020 Notes: DOI: 10.1245/s10434-019-08174-1. [Epub ahead of print]

Adams SF, Grimm AJ, Chiang CL, Mookerjee A, Flies D, Jean S, McCann GA, Michaux J, Pak H, Huber F, Neal C, Dangaj D, Bassani-Sternberg M, Rusakiewicz S,Facciabene A, Coukos G, Gimotty PA, Kandalaft LE.: Rapid tumor vaccine using Toll-like receptor-activated ovarian cancer ascites monocytes. Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer 8(2): e000875, Aug 2020.

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