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Andrea B. Troxel

Andrea B. Troxel, ScD

Director, Division of Biostatistics

Professor, Department of Population Health

biostatistics, epidemiology, statistical methods, oncology, behavioral economics, clinical trials, longitudinal data, missing data

I am a professor in the Department of Population Health and director of its Division of Biostatistics. The goal of my research is to develop novel analytic approaches and apply them to a wide range of areas in health and healthcare.

I am an expert in statistical methods for longitudinal and missing data and the design and analysis of randomized clinical trials. In particular, I have developed novel approaches to pragmatic trials and rapid-cycle innovation, with a special emphasis on behavioral interventions. My collaborative research focus is in chronic disease, pain, and behavioral economics. I also direct PhD dissertations of students in the Biostatistics PhD Training Program within the Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, a program which provides training to students seeking positions in academics, government, and industry.

My research has received substantial extramural funding. I am an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association and have served on numerous National Institutes of Health study sections. I have co-authored more than 250 peer-reviewed publications, nationally and internationally, in biostatistics and biomedical collaborations.

I earned my BS in applied mathematics from Yale University and my doctorate in biostatistics from Harvard University. Before joining NYU Langone Health in 2016, I taught biostatistics at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.



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Director, Division of Biostatistics

ScD from Harvard University

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Southwest Oncology Group Statistical Center

Troxel, Andrea B; Asch, David A; Volpp, Kevin G

Clinical trials. 2016 10; 13(5):478-83

Mehta, Shivan J; Volpp, Kevin G; Asch, David A; Goldberg, Lee R; Russell, Louise B; Norton, Laurie A; Iannotte, Lauren G; Troxel, Andrea B

Circulation. Cardiovascular quality & outcomes. 2019 Apr; 12(4):e005126

Humphrey, Colman H; Small, Dylan S; Jensen, Shane T; Volpp, Kevin G; Asch, David A; Zhu, Jingsan; Troxel, Andrea B

Statistics in medicine. 2019 Jul 10; 38(15):2847-2867

Millat-Martinez, Pere; Gharbharan, Arvind; Alemany, Andrea; Rokx, Casper; Geurtsvankessel, Corine; Papageourgiou, Grigorios; van Geloven, Nan; Jordans, Carlijn; Groeneveld, Geert; Swaneveld, Francis; van der Schoot, Ellen; Corbacho-Monné, Marc; Ouchi, Dan; Piccolo Ferreira, Francini; Malchair, Pierre; Videla, Sebastian; García García, Vanesa; Ruiz-Comellas, Anna; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Rodriguez Codina, Joana; Amado Simon, Rosa; Grifols, Joan-Ramon; Blanco, Julian; Blanco, Ignacio; Ara, Jordi; Bassat, Quique; Clotet, Bonaventura; Baro, Bàrbara; Troxel, Andrea; Zwaginga, Jaap Jan; Mitjà, Oriol; Rijnders, Bart J A

Nature communications. 2022 May 11; 13(1):2583

Asch, David A; Troxel, Andrea B; Goldberg, Lee R; Tanna, Monique S; Mehta, Shivan J; Norton, Laurie A; Zhu, Jingsan; Iannotte, Lauren G; Klaiman, Tamar; Lin, Yuqing; Russell, Louise B; Volpp, Kevin G

JAMA internal medicine. 2022 May 09;

Cohen, Elisabeth J; Hochman, Judith S; Troxel, Andrea B; Colby, Kathryn A; Jeng, Bennie H

Cornea. 2022 May 01; 41(5):562-571

Darvishian, Farbod; Wu, Yinxiang; Ozerdem, Ugur; Chun, Jennifer; Adams, Sylvia; Guth, Amber; Axelrod, Deborah; Shapiro, Richard; Troxel, Andrea B; Schnabel, Freya; Roses, Daniel

Breast. 2022 Apr 22; 64:35-40

Frontera, Jennifer A; Yang, Dixon; Medicherla, Chaitanya; Baskharoun, Samuel; Bauman, Kristie; Bell, Lena; Bhagat, Dhristie; Bondi, Steven; Chervinsky, Alexander; Dygert, Levi; Fuchs, Benjamin; Gratch, Daniel; Hasanaj, Lisena; Horng, Jennifer; Huang, Joshua; Jauregui, Ruben; Ji, Yuan; Kahn, D Ethan; Koch, Ethan; Lin, Jessica; Liu, Susan; Olivera, Anlys; Rosenthal, Jonathan; Snyder, Thomas; Stainman, Rebecca; Talmasov, Daniel; Thomas, Betsy; Valdes, Eduard; Zhou, Ting; Zhu, Yingrong; Lewis, Ariane; Lord, Aaron S; Melmed, Kara; Meropol, Sharon B; Thawani, Sujata; Troxel, Andrea B; Yaghi, Shadi; Balcer, Laura J; Wisniewski, Thomas; Galetta, Steven

Neurology. 2022 Mar 21;