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Biostatistics & Epidemiology Faculty

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Graduate Faculty

Edward J. Stanek III, Professor of Biostatistics and Division Head, Biostatistics and Epidemiology Division, B.S., Wisconsin, 1971; M.S., Massachusetts, 1977; Ph.D., North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1983.

Raji Balasubramanian, Assistant Professor, B.A., Mount Holyoke, 1996; Sc.D., Harvard, 2002.

Elizabeth R. Bertone-Johnson, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, A.B., Harvard-Radcliffe, 1994; S.M., Harvard, 1996; Sc.D., 1999.

Carol Bigelow, Research Associate Professor of Biostatistics, B.A., Skidmore, 1978; M.S., Washington, 1982; Ph.D., 1984.

Lisa Chasan-Taber, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Acting Associate Dean of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, B.A., Pennsylvania, 1987; M.P.H., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1990; Sc.D., Harvard, 1995.

Andrea Foulkes, Associate Professor of Biostatistics, B.A., Brown, 1994; Sc.D., Harvard, 2000.

Rongheng Lin, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, B.A., University of Science and Technology, China, 2000; Ph.D. Johns Hopkins, 2006.

Penelope S. Pekow, Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, B.A., Brown, 1977; M.S.P.H., North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1982; Ph.D., 1991.

Elaine Puleo, Research Associate Professor of Biostatistics, B.A., Colorado, 1973; M.S., Colorado State; Ph.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1989.

Katherine W. Reeves, Assistant Professor, B.S., Yale, 2002; M.P.H., Ohio State, 2003; Ph.D., Pittsburgh, 2008.

Susan R. Sturgeon, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, B.A., Connecticut, 1978; M.P.H.,Yale, 1982; Dr.P.H., Columbia, 1992.

Brian Whitcomb, Assistant Professor, B.A., California at Berkeley, 1994; Ph.D., Maryland at Baltimore, 2006.


Adjunct/Associate Faculty

John F. Acquavella, Professor, Senior Fellow-Epidemiology, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, Mo.

Marianne H. Alciati, Associate Professor, President, Management Solutions for Health, Inc., Reston, Va.

Paul J. Amoroso, Associate Professor, United States Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Natick, Mass.

Mark S. Baptiste, Assistant Professor, Director, Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Adult Health, New York State Department of Health.

Gregory Bogdan, Assistant Professor, Epidemiologist, Division of Communicable Disease Epidemiology, Harrisburg, Pa.

Gary Burkholder, Assistant Professor, Senior Research Analyst, Institute of Community Research, Hartford, Conn.

Scott Chasan-Taber, Assistant Professor, President, Pioneer BioDiligence, Amherst, Mass.

Stuart R. Chipkin, Associate Professor, Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass.

Jacalyn Coghlin-Strom, Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Bruce A. Cohen, Assistant Professor, Officer in Charge, Naval Undersea Medical Institute, U.S. Navy, Groton, Conn.

Bruce B. Cohen, Assistant Professor, Director of Research and Epidemiology, Bureau of Health Statistics, Research, and Evaluation, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston.

James R. Cook, Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass.

Letitia Davis, Assistant Professor, Director, Occupational Health Division, Bureau of Health Statistics, Research and Evaluation, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston.

N. Lynn Eckhert, Professor, Dean, Center for International Health Professions Education, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Paul H. Etkind, Epidemiologist and Deputy Director, Division of Public Health and Community Services, City of Nashua, N.H.

William Fisher, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Edward Fitzgerald, Associate Professor, Assistant Director, Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, New York State Department of Health.

Patty Freedson, Professor, Department of Kinesiology.

Daniel J. Friedman, Associate Professor, Population and Public Health Information Services, Brookline, Mass.

Susan T. Gershman, Assistant Professor, Director, Massachusetts Cancer Registry, Bureau of Health Statistics, Research, and Evaluation, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston.

Robert Goldberg, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Rita Hindin, Assistant Professor, Senior Research Fellow in Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Chung-Cheng Hsieh, Professor, Director, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Massachusetts Cancer Center; Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Jennifer L. Kelsey, Professor Emeritus, Health Research and Policy, Division of Epidemiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif.

Stanley Lemeshow, Professor, Director, Center for Biostatistics, and Dean, School of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus.

David A. Lombardi, Assistant Professor, Injury Epidemiologist, Quantitative Analysis Unit, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Mass.

Roger Luckmann, Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Martin C. Mahoney, Associate Professor, Director, Risk Assessment and Screening, Division of Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, N.Y.

David X. Marquez, Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology.

Stephen A. Metz, Associate Professor, Vice Chairman and Chief, Division of Gynecology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass.

Arthur Michalek, Professor, Dean of Graduate Education, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, State University of New York at Buffalo.

Ira S. Ockene, Professor of Medicine, Associate Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Director, Preventive Cardiology Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

Jon C. Olson, Assistant Professor, Epidemiologist, Office of Health Care Quality, Connecticut Department of Public Health, Hartford.

Harris Pastides, Professor, University of South Carolina, Columbia.

Nancy A. Potischman, Associate Professor, Epidemiologist, Applied Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Md.

Glenn Pransky, Associate Professor, Director, Center for Disability Research, Liberty Mutual Group, Research Center for Safety and Health, Hopkinton, Mass.

Sylvie Ratelle, Assistant Professor, Director, STD/HIV Prevention Training Center of New England, Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Associate Faculty, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

George W. Reed, Associate Professor, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

W. Karl Sieber, Jr., Associate Professor, Statistician, Support Services Branch, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Gary S. Sorock, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Md.

Susan R. Sturgeon, Associate Professor, B.A., Connecticut, 1978; M.P.H., Yale, 1982; Dr.P.H., Columbia, 1992.

Sandra I. Sulsky, Assistant Professor, Science Manager, ENVIRON International Corp., Amherst, Mass.

Daniel Teres, Associate Professor, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, Wilmington, Del.

Mary Jane Teta, Associate Professor, Principal Epidemiologist, Exponent, Inc.

Rachel A. Volberg, Associate Professor, President, Gemini Research, Northampton, Mass.

Stephan Weiland, Professor, Chair, Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Munster, Germany.

Gregg S. Wilkinson, Professor, Senior Epidemiologist, Ingenix Epidemiology, Auburndale, Mass.