Rui Feng, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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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, Ellenberg SS, Sieber F, Sessler DI, Magaziner J, Elkassabany N, Schwenk ES, Dillane D, Marcantonio ER, Menio D, Ayad S, Hassan M, Stone T, Papp S, Donegan D, Marshall M, Jaffe DJ, Luke C, Sharma B, Azim S, Robert Hymes R, Chin K-J, Sheppard R, Barry Perlman B, Sappenfield J, Hauck E, Hoeft MA, Tierney A, Gaskins LJ, Horan AD, Brown T, Dattilo J, Carson JL : Pain, analgesic use, and patient satisfaction with spinal versus general anesthesia for hip fracture surgery: a randomized clinical trial. Annals. Annals, April 2022 Notes: In print.

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. 86(4): 948-949. Apr 2022.

Grinnell M, Keyes E, Diaz D, Vazquez T, Feng R, Werth VP: Mycophenolate Mofetil and Methotrexate Efficacy in Dermatomyositis. Br J Dermatol. March 2022 Notes: In print.

Belvitch P, Casanova N, Sun X, Camp SM, Sammani S, Brown ME, Mascarhenas J, Lynn H, Adyshev D, Siegler J, Desai A, Seyed-Saadat L, Rizzo A, Bime C, Shekhawat GS, Dravid VP, Reilly JP, Jones TK, Feng R, Letsiou E, Meyer NJ, Ellis N, Garcia JGN, Dudek SM: A cortactin CTTN coding SNP contributes to lung vascular permeability and inflammatory disease severity in African descent subjects. Transl Res. S1931-5244(22): 00022-6, Feb 2022.

Voynow JA, Feng R, Ren CL, Dylag AM, Kemp JS, McDowell K, Sharp J, Moore PE, Eichenwald E, Panitch H, Clem C, Johnson R, Davis SD.: Pulmonary function tests in extremely low gestational age infants at one year of age Pediatric Pulmonology 57(2): 435-447, Feb 2022.

Ravishankar A, Bax CE, Grinnell M, Yan D, Concha JS, Pappas-Taffer L, Shields BE, Dany M, Clark AK, Feng R, Okawa J, Werth VP. : Frequency of immunostimulatory herbal supplement use among patients with autoimmune skin disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. S0190-9622(22): 00012-3, Jan 2022.

Jones TK, Reilly JP, Anderson BJ, Miano TA, Dunn TG, Weisman AR, Agyekum R, Feng R, Ittner CAG, Shashaty MGS, Meyer NJ: Elevated Plasma Levels of Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 and Tissue-Inhibitor of Matrix Metalloproteinases-1 Associate With Organ Dysfunction and Mortality in Sepsis. Shock 57(1): 41-47, Jan 2022.

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.

Li Y, Wang F, Yan M, Cantu E, Yang FN, Rao H, Feng R: Peel Learning for Pathway-Related Outcome Prediction. Bioinformatics 37(22): 4108-4114, Nov 2021.

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.

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