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Biostatistics & Epidemiology

Faculty Profile

  • Sinae Kim, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

  • Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

  • CV

Keywords
Bayesian nonparametric methods;  variable selection and clustering in high-dimensional data; statistical analyses in genomics and proteomics data;  and clinical trial design and analysis.

Biography
Dr. Kim is an assistant professor of Biostatistics at RSPH, and also a biostatistician in Biometrics division of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. She received her MS and PhD degrees in statistics at Texas A&M University. 

Research Interests
Dr. Kim’s research areas of interest include Bayesian non-parametric methods, variable selection and clustering in high-dimensional data, statistical analyses in genomic and proteomic data, and clinical trial design and analyses. As a biostatistician of Biometrics division at RCINJ, Dr. Kim has been actively collaborating with the PIs in the development of Phase I – III clinical trials.

Select Publications
Yegya-Raman, N., Kim, S., Deek, M., Li, D., Gupta, A., Bond, L., Dwivedi, A., Braver, J., Reyhan, M., Mittal, A., Gui, B., Malhotra, J., Aisner, J., Jabbour, S. (2018) "Daily Image Guidance With Cone Beam Computed Tomography May Reduce Radiation Pneumonitis in Unresectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.", International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics Vol. 101 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=29730063&report=abstract

Deek, M., Kim, S., Beck, R., Yegya-Raman, N., Langenfeld, J., Malhotra, J., Mahmoud, O., Aisner, J., Jabbour, S. (2018) "Variations in Initiation Dates of Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy for Definitive Management of Inoperable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Are Associated With Decreases in Overall Survival.", Clinical Lung Cancer Vol. 19 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=29752011&report=abstract

Faiena, I., Kim, S., Farber, N., Kwon, Y., Shinder, B., Patel, N., Salmasi, A., Jang, T., Singer, E., Kim, W., Kim, I. (2017) "Predicting clinically significant prostate cancer based on pre-operative patient profile and serum biomarkers.", Oncotarget Vol. 8 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=29312648&report=abstract

Han, C., Kim, S., Radadia, K., Zhao, P., Elsamra, S., Olweny, E., Weiss, R. (2017) "Comparison of Urinary Tract Infection Rates Associated with Transurethral Catheterization, Suprapubic Tube and Clean Intermittent Catheterization in the Postoperative Setting: A Network Meta-Analysis.", The Journal of Urology Vol. 198 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=28736320&report=abstract