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

Statistical genetics;
Big data;
Clinical trials;
Data coordinating center;
General biostatistics.

Selected Publications

Liu J, Feng R, Ji X, Cui N, Adrian R, Mednick S: Midday napping in children: Associations between nap frequency and duration across cognitive, positive psychology, behavioral, and metabolic health outcomes. Sleep May 2019 Notes: In print.

Chakka S, Krain R, Ahmed S, Feng R, Werth VP: Evaluating cutaneous lupus disease activity endpoints and their effects on quality of life as an outcome measure for clinical trials. British Journal of Dermatology April 2019 Notes: In Press.

Ryan RM, Keller RL, Poindexter BB, D'Angio CT, Shaw PA, Bellamy SL, Moore PE, McPherson C, Greenberg JM; PROP Investigators. : Respiratory Medications in Infants <29 Weeks during the First Year Postdischarge: The Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program (PROP) Consortium. Journal of Pediatrics S0022-3476(18): 31726-8, March 2019.

Murgiano L, Becker D, Torjman D, Niggel JK, Milano A, Cullen C, Feng R, Wang F, Jagannathan V, Pearce-Kelling S, Katz ML, Leeb T, Aguirre GD. : Complex Structural PPT1 Variant Associated with Non-syndromic Canine Retinal Degeneration. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 9(2): 425-437, Feb 2019.

Ryan RM, Feng R, Bazacliu C, Ferkol TW, Ren CL, Mariani TJ, Poindexter BB, Wang Fan, Moore PE.: Black Race is Associated with a Lower Risk of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Journal of Pediatrics pii: S0022-3476(18)31672-X, Jan 2019 Notes: In Press.

MIANO T, Brown M, Forker C, Feng R, Flesch J, Oyster M, Cantu E, Porteous M, Rushefski Me, Kalman L, Localio A, Shashaty M, Diamond J, Christie JD : Early Tacrolimus Concentrations After Lung Transplant are Predicted by Combined Clinical and Genetic Factors and Associated with Acute Kidney Injury. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics 2019 Notes: In press.

Tiffanie K Jones, Rui Feng, V Eric Kerchberger, John P Reilly, Brian J. Anderson, Michael G.S. Shashaty, Fan Wang, Thomas G. Dunn, Thomas R. Riley, Jason Abbott, Caroline A.G. Ittner, David C Christiani; Carmen Mikacenic, Mark M Wurfel, Lorraine B. Ware, Carolyn S Calfee, Michael A. Matthay, Jason D. Christie, and Nuala J. Meyer: Plasma sRAGE Acts as Genetically Regulated Causal Intermediate in Sepsis-Associated ARDS. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2019 Notes: In press.

Ker KJ, Teske NM, Feng R, Chong BF, Werth VP.: Natural history of disease activity and damage in patients with cutaneous lupus erythematosus. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 79(6): 1053-1060, Dec 2018.

Senapati S, Wang F, Ord T, Coutifaris C, Feng R, Mainigi M. : Superovulation alters the expression of endometrial genes critical to tissue remodeling and placentation. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics 35(10): 1799-1808, Oct 2018.

Hamvas A, Feng R, Bi Y, Wang F, Bhattacharya S, Mereness J, Kaushal M, Cotten MC, Ballard PL, Mariani TJ, and PROP Investigators: Exome sequencing identifies gene variants and networks associated with extreme respiratory outcomes following preterm birth. BMC Genetics 19(94), Oct 2018.

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