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Kristin A. Linn, PhD

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

Contact information
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

Linn, K; Underhill, K; Dixon, E; Bair, E; Ferrell, W; Montgomery, M; Volpp, K; Venkataramani, A: The Design of a Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate Multi-Dimensional Effects of a Section 1115 Medicaid Demonstration Waiver with Community Engagement Requirements. Contemporary Clinical Trials 98: 106173, Nov 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2020.106173. Epub 2020 Oct 7.

Linn, K: Moving Toward Rigorous Evaluation of Mobile Health Interventions. Statistical Science 35(3): 394-395, Sept 2020.

Beer, J: Tustison, N; Cook, P; Davatzikos, C; Sheline, Y; Shinohara, R; Linn, K; Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: Longitudinal ComBat: A method for harmonizing longitudinal multi-scanner imaging data. NeuroImage. Neuroimage 220: 117129, Oct 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117129. Epub 2020 Jul 5.

Navathe, A; Emanuel, E; Bond, A; Linn, K; Caldarella, K; Troxel, A; Zhu, J; Yang, L; Matloubieh, S; Drye, E; Bernheim, S; Lee, E; Mugiishi, M; Endo, K; Yoshimoto, J; Yuen, I; Okamura, S; Stollar, M; Tom, J; Gold, M; Volpp, K: Association Between the Implementation of a Population-Based Primary Care Payment System and Achievement on Quality Measures in Hawaii. Journal of the American Medical Association 322(1): 57-68, Jul 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.8113.

Yu, M; Linn, K; Shinohara, R; Oathes, D; Cook, P; Duprat, R; Moore, T; Oquendo, M; Phillips, M; McInnis, M; Fava, M; Trivedi, M; McGrath, P; Parsey, R; Weissman, M; Sheline, Y: Childhood Trauma History is Linked to Abnormal Brain Connectivity in Major Depression. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(17): 8582-8590, Apr 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1073/pnas.1900801116. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

Yan, J; Linn, K; Powers, B; Zhu, J; Jain, S; Kowalski, J; Navathe, A: Applying Machine Learning Algorithms to Segment High-Cost Patient Populations. Journal of General Internal Medicine 34(2): 211-217, Feb 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4760-8. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Yu M, Linn KA, Cook PA, Phillips MA, McInnis M, Fava M, Trivedi MH, Weisman MM, Shinohara RT, Sheline YI: Statistical Harmonization Corrects Site Effects in Functional Connectivity Measurements from Multi-Site fMRI Data. Human Brain Mapping 39(11): 4213-4227, Nov 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1002/hbm.24241. Epub 2018 Jul 1.

Linn KA, Laber EB, Stefanski LA: Interactive Q-learning for Quantiles. Journal of the American Statistical Association 112(518): 638-649, Mar 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1080/01621459.2016.1155993. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

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 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.02.044. Epub 2016 Feb 23.

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 Notes: doi: 10.1515/ijb-2015-0030.

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