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PhD Community Member



Members:

Subashan Perera, PhD

Associate Professor, Geriatric Medicine
3471 Fifth Avenue
Kaufmann Medical Building, Suite 500
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Email: ksp9@pitt.edu



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THE THREE MOST SIGNIFICANT QUESTIONS THAT DEFINE YOUR RESEARCH PROGRAM:
What new statistical methodologies can I develop?

How do I make innovative use of study design and statistical tools to overcome methodological challenges in aging research studies?

How can I use analytic tools to improve measurement characteristics of instruments and questionnaires?

FIVE KEYWORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOUR AREAS OF INTEREST:
Biostatistics, Aging, Mobility, Clinical trials, Statistical estimation & simulation

TECHNIQUES, MODELS, METHODS, ANALYTIC APPROACHES, ETC:

Linear and mixed models, Generalized estimating equations, Classification & regression trees, Item response theory, Bootstrapping