Jesse Yenchih Hsu, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Graduate Group Affiliations

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Division of Biostatistics
Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
629 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-8980
Fax: 215-573-4865
B.S. (Public Health)
Tzu-Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan, 2001.
M.S. (Biostatistics)
National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2003.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Sonnenberg EM, Hsu JY*, Reese PP, Goldberg D, Abt PL: Wide variation in the percentage of donation after circulatory death donors across donor service areas – a potential target for improvement. Transplantation Oct 2019 Notes:; * Biostatistical mentor for the lead author.

Kozak GM, Hsu JY, Broach RB, Shakir S, Calvert C, Stranix JT, Levin LS, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM, Fischer JP: Comparative Effectiveness Analysis of Complex Lower Extremity Reconstruction: Outcomes and Costs for Biologic-Based, Local Tissue Rearrangement, and Free Flap Reconstruction. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Aug 2019 Notes:

George MD, Baker JF, Winthrop K, Alemao E, Chen L, Connolly S, Hsu JY*, Simon TA, Wu Q, Xie F, Yang S, and Curtis JR: Risk of Biologics and Glucocorticoids in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Undergoing Arthroplasty: A Cohort Study. Annals of Internal Medicine 170(12), May 2019 Notes: * Biostatistical mentor for the lead author.

Sonnenberg EM, Cohen JB, Hsu JY*, Potluri VS, Levine MH, Abt PL, Reese PP: Association of Kidney Transplant Center Volume With 3-Year Clinical Outcomes. American Journal of Kidney Diseases May 2019 Notes:; * Biostatistical mentor for the lead author.

Dember LM, Lacson E, Brunelli SM, Hsu JY*, Cheung AK, Daugirdas JT, Greene T, Kovesdy CP, Miskulin DC, Thadhani RI, Winkelmayer W, Ellenberg SS, Cifelli D, Madigan R, Young A, Angeletti M, Wingard RL, Kahn C, Nissenson AR, Maddux FW, Abbott KC, Landis JR: The TiME Trial: A Fully Embedded, Cluster-Randomized, Pragmatic Trial of Hemodialysis Session Duration. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 30(5), May 2019 Notes:; * Primary biostatistician.

Charytan DM, Himmelfarb J, Ikizler TA, Raj DS, Hsu JY*, Landis JR, Anderson AH, Hung AM, Mehrotra R, Sharma S, Weiner DE, Williams M, DiCarli M, Skali H, Kimmel PL, Kliger AS, Dember LM: Safety and cardiovascular efficacy of spironolactone in dialysis-dependent ESRD (SPin-D): a randomized, placebo-controlled, multiple dosage trial. Kidney International 95(4): 973-982, Apr 2019 Notes: * Primary biostatistician.

Baker JF, England BR, Mikuls TR, Hsu JY, George MD, Pedro S, Sayles H, Michaud K: Changes in Alcohol Use and Associations with Disease Activity, Health Status, and Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care & Research Mar 2019 Notes:

Schrauben SJ, Jepson C, Hsu JY*, Wilson FP, Zhang X, Lash JP, Robinson BM, Townsend RR, Chen J, Fogelfeld L, Kao P, Landis JR, Rader DJ, Hamm LL, Anderson AH, Feldman HI: Insulin resistance and chronic kidney disease progression, cardiovascular events, and death: findings from the chronic renal insufficiency cohort study. BMC Nephrology 20(1): 60, Feb 2019 Notes: * Lead biostatistician.

George MD, Baker JF, Winthrop K, Alemao E, Chen L, Connolly S, Hsu JY*, Simon TA, Wu Q, Xie F, Yang S, Curtis JR: Timing of Abatacept Before Elective Arthroplasty and Risk of Post-operative Outcomes. Arthritis Care & Research Feb 2019 Notes:; * Biostatistical mentor for the lead author.

Jepson C, Hsu JY, Fischer MJ, Kusek JW, Lash JP, Ricardo AC, Schelling JR, Feldman HI; Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study Investigators.: Incident Type 2 Diabetes Among Individuals With CKD: Findings From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 73(1): 72-81, Jan 2019.

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