Jarcy Zee, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB)
Core Faculty Member, Kidney Innovation Center (KIC)
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
210 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-8545
Fax: 215-573-1050
BS (Mathematics and Economics)
University of Delaware, 2007.
MS (Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
PhD (Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
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Description of Research Expertise

Survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, measurement error, biomarkers, surrogate endpoints, machine learning, glomerular disease, chronic kidney disease, women's health, patient-reported outcomes

Selected Publications

Zee J, Muenz D, McCullough K, Bieber B, Metzger M, Alencar de Pinho N, Lopes AA, Fliser D, Robinson B, Young E, Pisoni RL, Stengel B, Pecoits-Filho R: Potential Surrogate Outcomes for Kidney Failure in Advanced CKD: Evaluation of Power and Predictive Ability in CKDopps. Kidney Medicine 4(2): 100395, December 2021.

Jayapandian C, Chen Y, Janowczyk A, Palmer M, Cassol C, Sekulic M, Hodgin J, Zee J, Hewitt S, O'Toole J, Sedor J, Barisoni L, Madabhushi A: Development and Evluation of Deep Learning-Based Segmentation of Kidney Histologic Structures in the Kidney Cortex with Multiple Histologic Stains. Kidney International 99(1): 86-101, January 2021.

Shah P, Brady TM, Meyers KEC, O'Shaughnessy MM, Gibson K, Srivastava T, Zee J, Cattran DC, Tuttle KR, Gadegbeku C, Glenn D, Derebail VK, Smith A, Wang C, Gillespie BW, Bitzer M, Sethna CB: Association of Obesity with Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Kidney Disease Outcomes in Primary Proteinuric Glomerulopathies. Nephron 145(3): 245-255, March 2021.

Davies SJ, Zhao J, Morgenstern H, Zee J, Bieber B, Fuller DS, Sloand JA, Vychytil A, Kawanishi H, Johnson DW, Wang AY, Kanjananbuch T, Boongird S, Moraes TP, Badve SV, Pisoni RL, Perl J: Low Serum Potassium Levels and Clinical Outcomes in Peritoneal Dialysis: International Results from PDOPPS. Kidney International Reports 6(2): 313-324, November 2021.

*Chen Y, *Zee J, Smith A, Jayapandian C, Hodgin J, Howell D, Palmer M, Thomas D, Cassol C, Farris III AB, Perkinson K, Madbahushi A, Barisoni L, Janowczyk A: Assessment of a Computerized Quantitative Quality Control Tool for Kidney Whole Slide Images of Biopsies. Journal of Pathology 253(3): 268-278, March 2021 Notes: *Contributed equally as primary authors.

Vasylyeva TL, Page-Hefley S, Almaani S, Ayoub I, Batson A, Hladunewich M, Howard N, Fernandez H, Mansfield S, O'Shaughnessy M, Reynolds M, Wadhwani S, Zee J, Smoyer W, Wenderfer SE, Twombley KE: Evaluation of the Reproductive Care Provided to Teenage Patients in Pediatric Nephrology Clinics. Kidney International Reports 6(5): 1411-1415, May 2021.

Zee J, McNulty MT, Hodgin JB, Zhdanova O, Wang CS, Vento S, Tuttle KR, Trachtman H, Srivastava T, Singer P, Sethna CB, Sambandam KK, Reich HN, Patel J, O'Toole J, Nast CC, Meyers KE, Matar RB, Lin JJ, Lieske JC, Lemley KV, Lafayette RA, Kopp JB, Kretzler M, Kaskel FJ, Jefferson JA, Holzman LB, Hogan MC, Hogan J, Hladunewich MA, Hingorani S, Greenbaum LA, Gipson DS, Gibson KL, Gadegbeku CA, Fornoni A, Fervenza FC, Derebail VK, Dell KM, Chen D, Brown E, Bagnasco S, Atkinson MA, Athavale AM, Appel G, Adler SG, Barisoni L, Sampson MG: APOL1 Genotype- and Gene Expression-Associated Morphologic Changes among Patients with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Pediatric Nephrology 36: 2747-2757, September 2021.

Gillespie BW, Laurin LP, Zinsser D, Lafayette R, Marasa M, Wenderfer S, Vento S, Poulton C, Barisoni L, Zee J, Helmuth M, Lugani F, Kamel M, Hill-Callahan P, Hewitt SM, Mariani LH, Smoyer WE, Greenbaum LA, Gipson DS, Robinson BM, Gharavi AG, Guay-Woodford LM, Trachtman H: Improving Data Quality in Observational Studies: Report of the Cure Glomerulonephropathy (CureGN) Network. Contemporary Clinical Trials--Communications 22(100749), February 2021.

Hogan JJ, Zee J, Beck LH: Towards Optimizing Use of PLA2R Antibody Testing in Membranous Nephropathy. Journal of Nephrology 34(2): 557-559, April 2021.

*Royal V, *Zee J, Liu Q, Avila-Casado C, Smith AR, Liu G, Mariani LH, Hewitt S, Holzman LB, Gillespie BW, Hodgin JB, Barisoni L: Ultrastructural Characterization of Proteinuric Patients Predicts Clinical Outcomes Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 31(4): 841-854, April 2020 Notes: *Contributed equally as primary authors.

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