The Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics teams clinical epidemiologists and biostatisticians who make scientific discoveries and apply new knowledge.

Senior Scholars

Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Judith A. Anesi, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Richard Aplenc, MD, PhD, MSCE
Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Joshua F. Baker, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Ian J. Barnett, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Kurt T. Barnhart, MD, MSCE
William Shippen, Jr. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meenakshi Bewtra, MD, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Warren B. Bilker, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Gregory P. Bisson, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Therese Bittermann, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Hillary R. Bogner, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Community Health and Epidemiology
Ricardo Castillo-Neyra, PhD, DVM, MSPH
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Aimin Chen, MD, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology
Yong Chen, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Jinbo Chen, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Jason D. Christie, MD, MSCE
Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care) and Epidemiology
Jordana Cohen, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Michael Zdenek David, MS, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
M. Kit Delgado, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Epidemiology
Laura M Dember, MD
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Michelle Denburg, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Susan S. Ellenberg, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics, Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Nwamaka D. Eneanya, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
John T. Farrar, MD, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology
Harold I. Feldman, MD, MSCE
George S. Pepper Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine/ Director, CCEB
Rui Feng, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Brian T. Fisher, DO, MSCE, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Susan L. Furth, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Joel M Gelfand, MD, MSCE
Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology
Michael George, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Jeffrey Stephen Gerber, MD, PhD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Kelly D Getz, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Phyllis A. Gimotty, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH
George A. Weiss University Professor
Robert Gross, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
James P. Guevara, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Wensheng Guo, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Scott D. Halpern, MD, PhD, M.Bioethics
Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Michael Harhay, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)
Sean Hennessy, PharmD, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology and of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
Blanca E. Himes, PhD
Associate Professor of Informatics
John H. Holmes, PhD, FACE, FACMI
Professor of Medical Informatics in Epidemiology
Jesse Yenchih Hsu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Jing Huang, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Rebecca Hubbard
Professor of Biostatistics
Wei-Ting Hwang, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Professor of Biostatistics
Steven M. Kawut, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Brendan J. Kelly, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Bonnie Ky, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
J. Richard Landis, PhD
Emeritus Professor of Biostatistics
Meghan Brooks Lane-Fall, MD, MSHP, FCCM
David E. Longnecker Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care & Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Epidemiology
Charles E. Leonard, PharmD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Michael Z. Levy, PhD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
James D. Lewis, MD, MSCE
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Yun Li, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Yimei Li, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Mingyao Li, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Hongzhe Li (Lee), PhD
Perelman Professor of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
Kristin A. Linn, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Vincent Lo Re III, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Qi Long, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Elizabeth Lowenthal, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Nadim Mahmud, MD, MS, MPH, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
David J. Margolis, MD, PhD
Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology
Anne Marie McCarthy, PhD
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Peter A. Merkel, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Nandita Mitra, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Knashawn H. Morales, ScD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Adam C. Naj, PhD
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Jennifer A. Pinto-Martin, PhD, MPH
Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Professor of Biostatistics
Mary E. Putt, PhD, ScD
Professor of Biostatistics
Peter P. Reese, MD, MSCE
Professor of Medicine (Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension) and Epidemiology
Katharine A. Rendle, PhD, MSW, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Community Health and Epidemiology
Douglas E. Schaubel, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics (appointment in process)
Sarah Jeanne Schrauben, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Russell T. Shinohara, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Haochang Shou, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Justine Shults, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Alisa J. Stephens-Shields, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Julia E. Szymczak, PhD
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Junko Takeshita, MD, PhD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology
Gregory Tasian, MD, MSc, MSCE
Associate Professor of Urology in Surgery and Epidemiology
Pamela Fitch Weiss, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Douglas J. Wiebe, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology
Allison Willis, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology
Rui Xiao, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Dawei Xie, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Sharon Xiangwen Xie, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Yu-Xiao Yang, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Wei (Peter) Yang, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Jarcy Zee, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Matthew Ziegler, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology

Associate Scholars

Benjamin S Abella, MD MPhil
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Epidemiology
Associate Professor of Neurology
Andrea J. Apter, MD, MA, MSc
Professor of Medicine
Jeffrey S Barrett, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics
Justin E. Bekelman, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Samantha F. Butts, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at HUP
Dorothy Silberberg Professor
Professor of Pediatrics
Allison E. Curry, PhD, MPH
Director of Epidemiology and Biostatistics & Senior Scientist, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, CHOP
Scott Michael Damrauer, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
 Carmen E. Guerra, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Meeta Prasad Kerlin, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Lisa Levine, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology at HUP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Professor of Ophthalmology
Mark E. Mikkelsen, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cynthia J. Mollen, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Mark D. Neuman, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Professor of Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Marina Serper, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Statistics
Gary Smith, MA, MA, D.Phil, Cert. Ed
Professor of Pediatrics
Sindhu K Srinivas, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Professor of Medicine
Gui-shuang Ying, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Affiliate Members

Robert C. Hornik, PhD
Professor of Communication and Epidemiology
Ross Koppel
Adjunct Professor of Sociology
Emeritus Professor of Medicine

Adjunct Scholars

Laura Balcer MD, MSCE
Adjunct Professor of Neurology
Dimitri Bennett, MD, MPH, FISPE, FACE
Director, Epidemiology, at Takeda Pharmaceuticals, R&D, Data Science Institute
Amy Bleakley PHD, MPH
Senior Research Scientist, Annenberg Public Policy Center
Shimon Ben Boursi
Tel Aviv University and Tel-Hashomer Hospital, Israel
Charles C. Branas, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology
Bing Cai, PhD, MSc
Director of Epidemiology, Pfizer, Inc.
Xinhua Chen, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor, Obstetrics Gynecology, Rowan University-School of Osteopathic Medicine
Paul M. Coplan, ScD
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Andrew J. Cucchiara, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Michael R. Elliott, Ph.D
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics
James Flory, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences, Weill Cornell Medical College / Endocrinologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering
David Fraser
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology
Marylou Galantino, PhD, MSCE, MS, PT
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
David Seth Goldberg, MD, MSCE
Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Kevin Haynes, PharmD, MSCE
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Jon Kantor, MD, MSCE, MA
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology
Michelle C. Kondo, PhD
Research Hydrologist/USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
Erik Lamberth, MD, FAAP
Director, Vaccines Clinical Research
Patrick J Lariccia, MD, MSCE
Staff Physician, Penn Presbyterian
Brianna Lindsay, MPH, PhD
Epidemiologist, Senior Project Coordinator
Nkuchia M'ikantha, DrPH, MPH
Nkuchia Mikanatha, DrPH, MPH
Devan V. Mehrotra, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Nehal N. Mehta, MD, MSCE, FAHA
Chief, Section of Inflammation and Cardiometabolic Diseases, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Rosemarie Mick, MS
Adjunct Professor of Biostatistics
Daniel I. Mines, MD, MSCE
Senior Director, Epidemiology, at RTI-Health Solutions
Eileen Ming, ScD, MPH
Senior Director of Epidemiology, Shire Pharmaceuticals
Stephanie Pugh
Assistant Director of Statistics at American College of Radiology (ACR)
Sarah Ratcliffe, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Biostatistics
Maribel Salas, MD, DSc, MSCE, FACD
Senior Principal Scientist Medical Director at Merck Research Laboratories
Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH
Adjunct Professor
Frank Scott, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine-Gastroenterology
Brian L. Strom, MD, MHP
Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology
Billy Morara Tsima, MMed, MSCE
Senior Lecturer and Family Physician, University of Botswana
Lucy Wolf Tuton, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Medicine and of Prevention & Population Health
Yiting Wang, PhD
Senior Director, RWE COE, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Ming Wang, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine
E. Paul Wileyto, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Bruce J.O. Wong, MD, FRACD
Principal, Bruce Wong & Associates, Inc.
Charnita Zeigler-Johnson, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Thomas Jefferson University
Ed Zhang, PhD
Senior Statistician, NRG Oncology Statistics and Data Management Center
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