Rui Feng

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Assistant 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 Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

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423 Guardian Drive
209 Blockley Hall
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-4473
Fax: 215-573-4865
B.S. (Mathematics)
University of Science and Technology of China, 1999.
M.S. (Statistics)
The Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
Ph.D. (Biostatistics)
Yale University, 2005.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Statistical Genetics

Description of Research Expertise

Statistical genetics, family study, copy number variation, next generation sequence; Biostatistics

Selected Publications

Xu E., DeMauro S., Feng R.: The Impact of Parental History on Children’s Risk of Asthma: a Study Based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey-III. Journal of Asthma and Allergy 2015, in print.

Panitch H., Weiner J.D., Feng R., Perez R.M., Healy F., McDonough M.J., Rintoul N., Hedrick L.H.: Lung Function Over the First Three Years of Life in Children with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Pediatric Pulmonology 2015, in print.

Costarino AT, Dai D, Feng R, Feudtner C, Guevara JP. : Gastric Acid Suppressant Prophylaxis in Pediatric Intensive Care: Current Practice as Reflected in a Large Administrative Database. Pediatr Crit Care Med. Apr 21 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Pryhuber GS, Maitre NL, Ballard RA, Cifelli D, Davis SD, Ellenberg JH, Greenberg JM, Kemp J, Mariani TJ, Panitch H, Ren C, Shaw P, Taussig LM, Hamvas A, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program Investigators.: Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program (PROP): Study Protocol of a Prospective Multicenter Study of Respiratory Outcomes of Preterm Infants in the United States. BMC Pediatr 15(1), Apr 2015.

Maitre NL, Ballard RA, Ellenberg JH, Davis SD, Greenberg JM, Hamvas A, Pryhuber GS.: Respiratory Consequences of Prematurity: Evolution of a Diagnosis and Development of a Comprehensive Approach. J Perinatol March 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Cantu E, Shah RJ, Lin W, Daye ZJ, Diamond JM, Suzuki Y, Ellis JH, Borders CF, Andah GA, Beduhn B, Meyer NJ, Ruschefski M, Aplenc R, Feng R, Christie JD; Lung Transplant Outcomes Group Investigators.: Oxidant Stress Regulatory Genetic Variation in Recipients and Donors Contributes to Risk of Primary Graft Dysfunction after Lung Transplantation. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Epub 2014 Sep 28, 149(2): 596-602, Feb 2015 Notes: PMC4346512.

Lin W., Feng R., Li H.: Regularization Methods for High-Dimensional Instrumental Variables Regression with an Application to Genetical Genomics. Journal of the American Statistical Association 2014, in print.

Healy F., Lin W., Feng R., Hanna B.D., Hedrick H., Panitch H.B.: An Association between Pulmonary Hypertension and Impaired Lung Function in Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Pediatric Pulmonology 2014, in print.

Meyer J.N., Ferguson F.J., Feng R., Wang F., Patel P.N., Li M., Xue C., Qu L., Liu Y., Boyd H.J., Russell A.J., Christie D.J., Walley R.K., Reilly P.M.: A Functional Synonymous Coding Variant in the IL1RN Gene Associates with Survival in Septic Shock. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2014, in print.

Lin W., Shi P., Feng R., Li H.: Variable Selection in Regression with Compositional Covariates. Biometrika 2014, in print.

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Last updated: 05/20/2015
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