Jeffrey S. Morris, PhD

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Director, Division of Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics , University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
600 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-4824
Fax: 215-573-4865
BS (Mathematics Education)
Messiah College, 1993.
MS (Statistics)
Texas A&M University, 1997.
PhD (Statistics)
Texas A&M University, 2000.
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Selected Publications

Kaseb AO, Haque A, Vishwamitra D, Hassan MM, Xiao L, George B, Sahu V, Mohamed YI, Pestana RC, Lombardo JL, Avritscher R, Yao JC, Wolff RA, Rashid A, Morris JS, Amin HM: Blockade of growth hormone receptor signaling by using pegvisomant: a functional therapeutic strategy in hepatocellular carcinoma. Frontiers in Oncology Page: 986305, Oct 2022 Notes:

Haque A, Sahu V, Lombardo JL, Xiao L, George B, Wolff RA, Morris JS, Rashid A, Kopchick JJ, Kaseb AO, Amin HM: Disruption of growth hormone receptor signaling abrogates hepatocellular carcinoma development. Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 9: 823-837, Aug 2022 Notes: doi: 10.2147/JHC.S368208.

Burris HH, Mullin AM, Dhudasia MB; Flannery, DD, Mukhopadhyay S, Pfeifer MR, Woodford EC, Briker SM, Triebwasser JE, Morris JS, Montoya-Williams D, Gouma S, Hensley SE, Puopolo, KM: Neighborhood Characteristics and Racial Disparities in Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Seropositivity in Pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol 139(6): 1018-1026, Jun 2022.

Orouji E, Raman A, Singh A, Sorokin A, Ghosh A, Terranova C, Tang M, Maitituoheti M, Callahan S, Tomczak K, Jiang Z, Davis J, Ghosh S, Lee H, Reyes-Uribe L, Chang K, Liu Y, Chen H, Azhdarnia A, Morris JS, Vilar E, Carmon K, Kopetz S, Rai K: Chromatin state dynamics confers specific therapeutic strategies in enhancer subtypes of colorectal cancer. Gut 71(5): 938-949, May 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2020-322835. Epub 2021 May 31.

Huang J, Fisher BT, Tam V, Wang Z, Song L, Shi J, La Rochelle C, Wang X, Morris JS, Coffin SE, Rubin DM: The Effectiveness Of Government Masking Mandates On COVID-19 County-Level Case Incidence Across The United States, 2020. Health Affairs 41(3): 445-453, Mar 2022.

Meyer MJ, Morris JS, Gazes RP, Hampton RR and Coull BA: Ordinal probit functional outcome regression with application to computer-use behavior in rhesus monkeys. Annals of Applied Statistics 16(1): 537-550, Mar 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1214/21-AOAS1513.

Morris, JS: Disease-Free Survival is a Promising Surrogate for Overall Survival in Colorectal Cancer Studies. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 114(1): 5-6, Jan 2022 Notes: Online ahead of print doi: 10.1093/jnci/djab188.

Wang Z, Baladandayuthapani V, Kaseb A, Hassan MM, Wang W, and Morris JS: Bayesian Edge Regression in Undirected Graphical Models to Characterize Interpatient Heterogeneity in Cancer. Journal of the American Statistical Association 117(538), Jan 2022 Notes: Epub 2022 Jan 5. 10.1080/01621459.2021.2000866.

Barker KE, Lecznar AJ, Schumacher JM, Morris JS and Gutstein HB: Subanalgesic morphine doses augment fentanyl analgesia by interacting with delta opioid receptors in male rats. Journal of Neuroscience Research 100(1): 149-164, Jan 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1002/jnr.24944. Epub 2021 Sep 14.

Weber GM, Hong C, Palmer NP, Avillach P, Murphy SN, Gutierrez-Sacristan A, Xia Z, Serret-Larmande A, Neuraz A, Omenn GS, Visweswaran S, Klann JG, South AM, Loh NHW, Cannataro M, Beaulieu-Jones BK, Bellazzi R, Agapito G, Alessiani M, Aronow BJ, Bell DS, Bellasi A, Benoit V, Beraghi M, Boeker M, Booth J, Bosari S, Bourgeois FT, Brown NW, Chiovato L, Chiudinelli L, Dagliati A, Devkota B, Follett RW, Ganslandt T, Barrio NG, Gradinger T, Griffier R, Hanauer DA, Holmes JH, Horki P, Huling KM, Issitt RW, Jouhet V, Keller MS, Kraska D, Liu M, Luo Y, Malovini A, Mandl KD, Mao C, Maram A, Maulhardt T, Mauro B, Milano M, Moore JH, Morris JS, Morris M, Mowery DL, Naughton TP, Ngiam KY, Norman JB, Patel LP, Jimenez MP, Schriver ER, Scudeller L, Sebire NJ, Balazote PS, Spiridou A, Tan ALM, Tan BWL, Tibollo V, Torti C, Trecarichi EM, Trecarichi M, Vitacca M, Zambelli A, Zucco C, Consortium for Clinical Characterization of COVID-19 by HER, Kohane IS, Cai T, Brat GA: International Comparisons of Harmonized Laboratory Value Trajectories to Predict Severe COVID-19: Leveraging the 4CE Collaborative Across 342 Hospitals and 6 Countries: A Retrospective Cohort Study NPJ Digital Medicine In Press 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1101/2020.12.16.20247684. Preprint.

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