Andrea Beth Troxel

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Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director of Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Fellow, Center for Health Behavior Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Investigator, Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Director, Division of Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Director, Biostatistics Core Resource, Abramson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Director, NCI Program Project in Esophageal Carcinogenesis, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine
423 Guardian Drive - 632 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-0659
Fax: 215-573-4865
Graduate Group Affiliations
B.S. (Applied Mathematics)
Yale University, 1991.
Sc.D. (Biostatistics)
Harvard University, 1995.
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Description of Research Expertise

longitudinal studies, missing data, quality of life, oncology

Description of Itmat Expertise

clinical trials
missing data
longitudinal analysis
frailty models
health behavior

Selected Publications

Brown J.C., Kumar A., Cheville A.L., Tchou J.C., Troxel A.B., Harris S.R., Schmitz K.H.: Association between lymphedema self-care adherence and lymphedema outcomes among women with breast cancer-related lymphedema. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 94(4): 288-96, April 2015.

Takeshita J., Wang S., Shin D.B., Mehta N.N., Kimmel S.E., Margolis D.J., Troxel A.B., Gelfand J.M.: Effect of psoriasis severity on hypertension control: a population-based study in the United Kingdom. JAMA Dermatology 151(2): 161-9, February 2015.

Ogdie A., Yu Y., Haynes K., Love T.J., Maliha S., Jiang Y., Troxel A.B., Hennessy S., Kimmel S.E., Margolis D.J., Choi H., Mehta N.N., Gelfand J.M.: Risk of major cardiovascular events in patients with psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis, and rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases 74(2): 326-32, February 2015.

Haff N., Patel M.S., Lim R., Zhu J., Troxel A.B., Asch D.A., Volpp K.G.: The role of behavioral economic incentive design and demographic characteristics in financial incentive-based approaches to changing health behaviors: A meta-analysis. American Journal of Health Promotion 29(5): 314-323, January 2015.

Fang P., Tan K.S., Grover S., McFadien M.K., Troxel A.B., Lin, L: Psychosocial encounters correlates with higher patient-reported functional quality of life in gynecological cancer patients receiving radiotherapy. Radiation Oncology 10(34): 1-8, 2015.

Callis Duffin K., Yeung H., Takeshita J., Krueger G.G., Robertson A.D., Troxel A.B., Shin D.B., Van Voorhees A.S., Gelfand J.M: Patient Satisfaction with treatments for moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis in clinical practice. The British Journal of Dermatology 170(3): 672-80, 2015.

Takeshita J., Wang S., Shin D.B., Callis Duffin K., Krueger G.G., Kalb R.E., Weisman J.D., Sperber B.R., Stiestorfer M.B., Brod B.A., Schleicher S.M., Robertson A.D., Linn K.A., Shinohara R.T., Troxel A.B., Van Voorhees A.S., Gelfand J.M.: 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): 1167-75, December 2014.

Tan K.S., French B., Troxel A.B.: Regression modeling of longitudinal data with outcome-dependent observation times: extensions and comparative evaluation. Statistics in Medicine 33(27): 1359-68, November 2014.

Farrar J.T., Troxel A.B., Haynes K., Gilron I., Kerns R.D., Katz N.P., Rappaport B.A., Rowbotham M.C., Tierney A.M., Turk D.C., Dworkin R.H.: Effect of variability in the 7-day baseline pain diary on the assay sensitivity of neuropathic pain randomized clinical trials: An ACTTION study. Pain 155(8): 1622-31, August 2014.

Rangwala R., Leone R., Chang Y.C., Fecher L.A., Schuchter L.M., Kramer A., Tan K.S., Heitjan D.F., Rodgers G., Gallagher M., Piao S., Troxel A.B., Evans T.L., DeMichele A.M., Nathanson K.L., O'Dwyer P.J., Kaiser J., Pontiggia L., Davis L.E., Amaravadi R.K.: Phase I trial of hydroxychloroquine with dose-intense temozolomide in patients with advanced solid tumors and melanoma. Autophagy 10(8): 1369-79, August 2014.

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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