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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

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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

Getz K, Hubbard RA*, Linn KA*: Performance of multiple imputation using modern machine learning methods in electronic health records data. Epidemiology 34(2): 206-215, Mar 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000001578. Epub 2022 Dec 9 *co-senior authors.

Hoskins K, Linn KA, Ahmedani BK, Boggs JM, Johnson C, Heintz J, Marcus SC, Kaminer I, Zabel C, Wright L, Quintana LM, Buttenheim AM, Daley MF, Elias ME, Jager-Hyman S, Lieberman A, Lyons J, Maye M, McArdle B, Ritzwoller DP, Small DS,Westphal J, Wolk CB, Zhang S, Shelton RC, Beidas RS: Equitable Implementation of S.A.F.E. Firearm: A Multi-Method Pilot Study. Preventative Medicine 165 (Pt A): 107281, Dec 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2022.107281. Epub 2022 Sep 30.

Weinstein SM, Davatzikos C, Doshi J, Linn KA*, Shinohara RT*; Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: Penalized Decomposition Using Residuals (PeDecURe) for Nuisance Variable Adjustment in Multivariate Pattern Analysis. Biostatistics 24(3): 653-668, Jul 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1093/biostatistics/kxac031.

Beidas RS, Ahmedani BK, Linn KA, Marcus SC, Johnson C, Maye M, Westphal J, Wright L, Beck AL, Buttenheim AM, Daley MF, Davis M, Elias ME, Jager-Hyman S, Hoskins K, Lieberman A, McArdle B, Ritzwoller DP, Small DS, Wolk CB, Williams NJ, Boggs JM: Study protocol for a type III hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial of strategies to implement firearm safety promotion as a universal suicide prevention strategy in pediatric primary care. Implementation Science 16(1): 89, Sep 2021.

Oathes DJ, Zimmerman JP, Duprat R, Japp SS, Scully M, Rosenberg BM, Flounders MW, Long H, Deluisi JA, Elliott M, Shandler G, Shinohara RT, Linn KA: Resting fMRI-guided TMS Results in Subcortical and Brain Network Modulation Indexed by Interleaved TMS/fMRI. Experimental Brain Research 239(4): 1165-1178, Apr 2021.

Linn KA, Underhill K, Dixon EL, Bair EF, Ferrell WJ, Montgomery ME, Volpp KG, Venkataramani AS: 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.

Beer JC, Tustison NJ, Cook PA, Davatzikos C, Sheline YI, Shinohara RT, Linn KA; Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: Longitudinal ComBat: A Method for Harmonizing Longitudinal Multi-Scanner Imaging Data. NeuroImage. Neuroimage 220: 117129, Oct 2020.

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

Navathe AS, Emanuel EJ, Bond A, Linn KA, Caldarella K, Troxel A, Zhu J, Yang L, Matloubieh SE, Drye E, Bernheim S, Lee EO, Mugiishi M, Endo KT, Yoshimoto J, Yuen I, Okamura S, Stollar M, Tom J, Gold M, Volpp KG: 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: Finalist for the 26th Annual Health Care Research Award.

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

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