JAMES O'MALLEY, PhD
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA
James O’Malley, Ph.D., is Professor of Biostatistics in The Department of Biomedical Data Science and The Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy and Clinical Practice in the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College. He received his Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand in 1999, and later that year was awarded the L.J. Cote award for excellence in Applied Statistics from Purdue University, USA. His methodological interests encompass statistical inference for social networks, comparative effectiveness research including causal inference for both randomized and observational studies, Bayesian statistics, and multivariate hierarchical models. His subject matter research interests include the relationship between health and social networks, evaluation/estimation of variations in health quality and outcomes, vascular surgery, cardiology, and evaluation of medical devices. He has published over 160 peer-reviewed research papers and given numerous invited talks at conferences and academic institutions. He was chair of the Health Policy Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association (ASA) in 2008, co-chair of the 2011 International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, and is an Associate Editor for Statistics in Medicine. In 2011 he received the Mid-career Excellence award from the Health Policy Section of the ASA and in 2012 was elected to be a fellow of the ASA.
11:40–12:05 | Relationshios between health and social networks in the context of network analyses
JAMES O'MALLEY, PhD The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA