Kristin A. Linn, PhD

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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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University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-3519
B.M. (Music Performance, Statistics Minor)
University of Michigan, 2008.
M. Stat. (Statistics)
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 2011.
Ph.D. (Statistics)
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Valcarcel AM, Linn KA, Vandekar SN, Satterthwaite TD, Muschelli J, Calabresi PA, Pham DL, Martin ML, Shinohara RT: MIMoSA: An Automated Method for Intermodal Segmentation Analysis of Multiple Sclerosis Brain Lesions. Journal of Neuroimaging 2018, in press.

Dworkin JD, Linn KA, Oguz I, Fleishman GM, Bakshi R, Nair G, Calabresi PA, Henry RG, Oh J, Papinutto N, Pelletier D, Rooney W, Stern W, Sicotte NL, Reich DS, Shinohara RT; North American Imaging in Multiple Sclerosis Cooperative: An Automated Statistical Technique for Counting Distinct Multiple Sclerosis Lesions. American Journal of Neuroradiology 2018, in press.

Shinohara, R.T., Oh, J., Nair, G., Calabresi, P.A., Davatzikos, C., Doshi, J., Henry, R.G., Kim, G., Linn, K.A., Papinutto, N., Pham, D.L., Reich, D.S., Rooney, W., Roy, S., Stern, W., Tummala, S., Yousuf, F., Zhu, A., Sicotte, N.L., and Bakshi, R. for the NAIMS cooperative.: Volumetric Analysis From A Harmonized Multi-Site Brain MRI Study of a Single-Subject with Multiple Sclerosis. American Journal of Neuroradiology 38(8): 1501-1509, Jun 2017.

Bruno AV, Klein JP, Nirola DK, Nidup D, Cash SS, Lim AS, Leung ECW, Thibert R, Lam A, Zepeda R, Bui E, Lee L, Tshering L, Deki S, McKensie ED, Cohen J, Mantia J, Sorets TR, Wong J, Clark SJ, Linn KA, Shinohara RT, Dorji C, Cole AJ, Mateen FJ: Yield of Brain MRI in Clinically Diagnosed Epilepsy in the Kingdom of Bhutan: A Prospective Study. Annals of Global Health 83(3-4): 415-422, Apr 2017.

Linn KA, Laber EB, Stefanski LA: Interactive Q-learning for quantiles. Journal of the American Statistical Association 112(518): 638-649, Mar 2017.

Linn KA, Gaonkar B, Doshi J, Davatzikos C, Shinohara RT: Control-group feature normalization for multivariate pattern analysis of structural MRI data using the support vector machine. NeuroImage 132: 157-166, May 2016.

Satterthwaite TD, Wolf DH, Calkins ME, Vandekar SN, Erus G, Ruparel K, Roalf DR, Elliott MA, Moore TM, Hakonarson H, Shinohara RT, Linn KA, Davatzikos C, Gur RC, Gur RE: Structural brain abnormalities in youth with psychosis-spectrum symptoms. JAMA Psychiatry 73(5): 515-524, May 2016.

Abdulhaqq SA, Zorrilla C, Kang G, Yin X, Tamayo V, Seaton KE, Joseph J, Garced S, Tomaras GD, Linn KA, Foulkes AS, Azzoni L, VerMilyea M, Coutifaris C, Kossenkov AV, Showe LC, Kraiselburd EN, Li Q, Montaner LJ: HIV-1-negative female sex workers sustain high cervical IFN, low immune activation and expression of HIV-1-required host genes. Mucosal Immunology 9(4): 1027-1038, Feb 2016.

Linn KA, Wong JC, Shinohara RT, Mateen FJ: Traumatic brain injury in Africa in 2050: a modeling study. European Journal of Neurology 23(2): 382-386, Feb 2016.

Linn KA, Gaonkar B, Doshi J, Davatzikos C, Shinohara RT: Addressing confounding in predictive models with an application to neuroimaging. International Journal of Biostatistics 12(1): 31-44, May 2015.

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