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
513 Blockley Hall
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

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 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.

Linn KA, Laber EB, Stefanski LA: iqLearn: Interactive Q-learning in R. Journal of Statistical Software 64(1): i01, Feb 2015.

Linn KA, Laber EB, Stefanski LA: Constrained estimation for competing outcomes. Chapter in Adaptive Treatment Strategies In Practice. Kosorok MR and Moodie EEM, eds (eds.). ASA-SIAM Statistics and Applied Probability Series, 2015.

Takeshita J, Wang S, Shin DB, Callis Duffin K, Krueger GG, Kalb RE, Weisman JD, Sperber BR, Stierstorfer MB, Brod BA, Schleicher SM, Robertson AD, Linn KA, Shinohara RT, Troxel AB, Van Voorhees AS, Gelfand JM: Comparative effectiveness of less commonly used systemic monotherapies and common combination therapies for moderate to severe psoriasis in the clinical setting. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 71(6): 1167-1175, Dec 2014.

Laber EB, Linn KA, Stefanski LA: Interactive model building for Q-learning. Biometrika 101(4): 831-847, 2014.

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