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Curriculum Vitae

K.C. Carriere Chough

Keumhee Carriere Chough
Professor
Heritage Health Scientist
Ph.D., Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

Office: 437 Central Academic Building
Phone: (780) 492-4230
Fax: (780) 492-8206
Email: kccarrie@ualberta.ca


Summary of Qualifications    

Education     Professional Appointments    Honors and Awards   
Research Grants    Professional Memberships    Services   
Conference Organization    Students    Teaching   
Publications    Presentations   
Five Representative Articles for my Research Program   

 


SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Training:

  • Doctoral degree in Statistics (University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1989) with a minor in Mathematics; specialized in the design and analysis of repeated measurement and longitudinal experiments, multivariate methods, regression theory, and time series analysis.
  • Directed the Statistical Consulting Center at the University of Iowa (1990-1992). Taught statistical methodologies through lectures and seminars.
  • Post-Doctoral training in Health Services Research with Dr. Leslie Roos (1993-1994).

Research and Collaborations:

  • Investigated various health policy issues such as inappropriate use of acute care hospitals and developed needs-based funding methodology and socio-economic risk index for Manitoba physician service areas.
  • Involved in many grant writings, some of which resulted in the highest ratings.
  • Collaborated successfully with a wide range of research scientists (dentists, nurses, MDs, epidemiologists, sociologists, psychologists, etc)

Awards and Honors:

  • Won an Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Scientist Award of $880,000 (2005-2010)
  • Won a National Health Research and Development Program (NHRDP) Scholar Award of $250,000 (1996-2001)
  • Won a Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) Scholar Award of $28,558 (2001)
  • Won an Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Senior Scholar Award of $575,000 (1999-2004)
  • Won a Manitoba Health Research Council (MHRC) Scholar Award of $136,000 (1994-1997).

Major Research Grants:

  • Won an establishment grant of $155,000 from the AHFMR for 1999-2001.
  • Won a research grant of $40,000 from AHFMR for 2005-2010.
  • Won a research grant of $21,000/annum from NSERC for 2012-2017, 2007-2012, 2002-2007.
  • Won an establishment grant of $54,000 from MHRC for 1994-1996.
  • Co-investigator in several funded projects (NHRDP, MRC, NCIC, AHFMR)
  • Successfully requested 4 Studentships and 5 Postdoctoral Fellowships for statistics graduate students and postdoctoral fellows (AHFMR, CIHR, MRC, and KOSEF).

 

EDUCATION

PhD in Statistics (December 1989), University of Wisconsin-Madison. Minor in Mathematics.
      Thesis title: "Statistical Issues in the Repeated Measurement Designs.''

MSc. in Statistics (May 1987), University of Wisconsin-Madison. USA.

MSc. in Statistics (May 1985), University of Manitoba. Canada.

BSc. in Agriculture (Feb 1979), Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

Head , Statistics Division, Dept. of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, 7/13-present

Professor , Dept. of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, 7/00-present

Director, Biostatistics Research Group, 1999-present
Director, Training Consulting Centre, 1999-present

Associate Chair (Research), Dept. of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, 7/01-6/04

Associate Professor, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alberta, 9/96-6/00
Adjunct Professor
, Dept. of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, 1/97-2000
Adjunct Professor
, Dept. of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 9/96-2000

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 1/93-8/96
Senior Researcher
, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1/93-8/96

Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Iowa, 1/90-5/92
Director,
the Statistical Consulting Center, University of Iowa, 5/90-5/92

Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 7/86-12/88
Teaching Assistant
, Universities of Manitoba and Wisconsin-Madison, 1983-1989.
Acting Director
, Korean Overseas Educational Development Institute, Seoul, Korea, 1979-1981.

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

Fellow, the American Statistical Association, May 2009.

Josephine Mitchell Mentor of the Year Award, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, 2005.

Scientist Award of $888,000 for 2005-2010, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR), Alberta, Canada
Brain Pool Award of $70,000 for 2004-2005, Korean Foundation for Science and Technology. Korea.
Research Prize of $200,000 for 1999-2010, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research.

Scholar Award of $28,500 for 2001, Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR).

Senior Scholar Award of $575,000 for 1999-2004, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR), Alberta, Canada
Scholar Award of $250,000 for 1996-2001, National Health and Research Development Program (NHRDP), Health Canada.
Scholar Award of $136,000 for 1994-1997, Manitoba Health Research Council (MHRC)
Awarded Fellowship of $26,320, 1993, Manitoba Health Research Council
Awarded Faculty of Science Fellowship of $29,000, U of Manitoba
Awarded Scholarship of $10,000, 1985, Yale University
Fellowship, 1976-1978, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

Operating:

NSERC: $105,000 for 2013-2018

$105,000 for 2007-2012

$80,000 for 2002-2006

$63,000 for 1999-2002

$48,000 for 1995-1999 (first time)

 

Industry Contracts:

Alberta Centre for Child, Family, and Community Research $40,000 for 2008-2009

Alberta Health & Wellness. $140,000 for 1999-2002

Institute of Health Economics. $25,000 for 2000-2001

 

Equipment:

NSERC: $37,000 for 1998-99. Co-Investigator with P. Hooper, NGN Prasad, D Wiens, E. Gombay, R.

Karunamuni, Y Wu.

NSERC: $39092 for 2002-2004. Co-Investigator with P. Hooper, NGN Prasad, D Wiens, E. Gombay, R.

Karunamuni, B. Schmuland, I. Mizera.

 

Infrastructure:

CFI : $1.08million for 1999-2003. Co-Investigator with N. Roos, Leslie Roos, Charlyn

Black, C. Mustard, F. Aoki, M. Wolfson.

Establishment:

KOSTA: $66,000 for 2004-2005.

AHFMR : $155,000 for 1999-2001.

 

Research:

AHFMR: $40,000 for 2005-2010.

AHFMR: $80,000 for 2001-2003. Co-Investigator with N. Retourneau, J. Drummond.

CPHI : $675,000 for 2001-2004, Co-Investigator with L Roos. Co-Investigators: N. Roos, J-M

Berthelot, P Martens, N Frohlich, A Kozyrskyj, P Jacobs, B Tate, R Robinson and G. Finlayson.

MRC : $104,840 for 1997-2000. Co-Investigator with Robin Cohen, Andrea Laizner, Balfour Mount,

Linda Kristjanson, Priscilla Koop, Anne Leis.

AHFMR: $70,000 for 1998-2000. Co-Investigator with Stephen Newman, RC Bland, J Triscott.

NHRDP: $387,624 for 1997-99. Co-Investigator with L. Roos, K. Bay, D. Saunders.

MRC : $116,478 for 1997-99. Co-Investigator with L. Roos, K. Bay, D. Saunders.

MHRC: $54,000 for 1994-1996

NHRDP : $148,368 for 1994-1996, Co-Investigator with Leslie L. Roos, C Mustard, A Kraut, M. Wolfson.

NHRDP : $300,000 for 1996-2000, Co-Investigator with B Havens, J Chipperfield, N Roos, C Black.

NCE : $251,365 for 1994-1997 . Co-Investigator with Moira Chan-Yeung, A. Ferguson, H. Ward, R.

Hegele and D. Stark , A. Becker, J. Manfreda, and W. Watson, and Z. Chad and P. Ernst.

NCIC : $8000 1995. Co-Investigator with L. Kristjanson. A. Leis, P. Koop

NCIC : $300,000 for 1995-98Co-Investigator with Lesley Dagner, Cathy Goodwin, Terry Kiliwnik.

 

 

Assistance in Full-time Fellowship Funding Requests

 

Studentships

Provost Entrance Scholarship of $8000 for S. Kang (2006-2007)

NSERC Studentship of $34,000 for W. Li (2007-2009)

Josephine Mitchell Scholarship of $8000 for Y. Liang (2004-2005)

Killam Scholarship of $38,200 for R. Huang (2000-2002)

AHFMR Studentship of $38,000 (plus $2,000 research allowance) for R. Huang (1997-2001)

AHFMR Studentship of $33,000 (plus $2,000 research allowance) for E. Wondmagegnehu (1997-1999)

AHFMR Studentship of $58,000 (plus $3,500 research allowance) for A. De Leon (1999-2001)

 

Postdoctoral fellowships

CIHR Postdoctoral Fellowship of $38,000 for Saumen Mandal (2002-2003)

MRC Postdoctoral Fellowship of $90,000 for Judee Onyskiw (2000-2002)

KOSEF Postdoctoral Fellowship of $20,000 for J. T. Park (1999-2000)

AHFMR Postdoctoral Fellowship of $62,000 (plus $4,000 research allowance) for Jib Huh (1999-2001)

AHFMR Postdoctoral Fellowship of $56,000 (plus $6,000 research allowance) for P. Peng (1998-2000)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Member of the American Statistical Association (since 1985)
Member of the International Biometric Society (since 1985)
Chartered Statistician of the Royal Statistical Society (since 1993)
Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society (since 1986)
Member of Statistical Society of Canada (since 1993)

 

SERVICES

 

Department

Head, Statistics Division, 2013-2016

Associate Chair (Research) 2001-2004

Graduate Committee (Administration and Program), 1999
Director, Biostatistics Research Group, since 1999
Director, Training Consulting Centre, since 1999

Search committee for Statistics faculty, 1997, 1998 (Chair)
Ph.D. General Awards committee, 1997, 1998
Executive Committee, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, 1997-1998, 2001-2005
Graduate Admissions Committee, Department of Mathematicaland Statistical Sciences, 1997-1999
Committee on the PhD program in Mathematical Finance, 1997
Committee on the MSc program in Biostatistics, 1998
Graduate recruitment committee, 1997

 

Faculty

Faculty of Science Representative to Rehab Medicine Council Meeting 2006-208

Faculty of Science Awards Committee, 2005-6

Faculty of Science, CRC Renewal Committee, 2006

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research Awards committee, 2002-2005.

Faculty of Science Human Ethics Committee, 1998-2002

Faculty of Science Awards Committee, 2001-2002.

Faculty of Science Evaluation Committee (FEC), 1999-2001

 

University

General Faculties Council Committee, 2001-2004

General Appeals Committee, 2008

President’s Review Committee of Faculty Evaluation, 2008-2010

FEC, Faculty of Rehab Medicine, 2008-2010

FEC, Faculty of Extension, 2008-2010

Professional and Public

President, Biostatistics Section of the Statistical Society of Canada, 2002-2003
Member, Election Committee, Statistical Society of Canada, 2001-2004.

Elected, Regional Member, WNAR of International Biometrics Society, (2000-2001)
Appointed, Board Member, WNAR's Regional Advisory Board of International Biometrics Society, (1997-1999)
Elected, Secretary, American Statistical Association, Health Policy Statistics Section (1999-2001)

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Modern Applied Statistics (2001-)
Guest Editor, Statistics in Medicine (special issue), (2000-2001)

Grant selection committee, CIHR (ICE), 2002-03

Grant selection committee, MRC (Health Determinant), 1997-98
Grant selection committee, NHRDP (Health Services Research), 1997-98

Member, MCHPE Management Committee (1994-1996)
Research Associate, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation (1996-)
Research Fellow, Institute for Health Economics (1998-2000)
Grant reviewer for BC Health Research Foundation.
Refereed manuscripts submitted to journals Annals of Statistics, Royal Statistical Society, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Canadian Journal of Statistics, Psychometrika, Statistics in Medicine, American Journal of Psychiatry, Medical Care, Health Reports, Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Reviewed three books for publication for John Wiley & Sons.
Reviewed Intro Biostatistics book for publication for McGraw Hill.
Referee for ATSDR (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry) studies.

 

CONFERENCE, WORKSHOP AND MEETING ORGANIZATION

Hypertension management workshop. Hanyang University December 2009.

Alberta Centre for Child Family and Community Research. April 2010.

Organized invited paper sessions for WNAR of IBS and JSM, 1997, 1998, 1999.
Held a workshop on Analysis with Generalized Linear Models at the Manitoba Center for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1998.
Established Student Statistics Seminar Series, Statistics Journal Club, 1997.
Established Annual Research Day with Statistics students, 1999.
Organized the First International Conference on Statistics and Health, Edmonton, June 11-13, 2000.
Member of the Program Committee for the 4th International Conference on Health Policy Research. December 2001. Boston.
Member of the Program Committee for the Annual Meeting of the Statistical Soceity of Canada. June 2003. Halifax.

 

GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS:

Postdoctoral Fellows:

Paul Y. Peng (1997 PhD in Statistics, Australia), "Survival Analysis Models" 1/97-8/98. (Funded by AHFMR). Currently, Associate Professor at Queen’s University.

Jib Huh (1998 PhD in Statistics, Seoul National U., Korea), "Non-prarametric Density Estimation" 12/98-8/00. (Funded by AHFMR). Currently, Professor at Duksung Women's University, Korea.

J.T. Park (1996 PhD in Statistics, KAIST, Korea), "Small Area Estimation" 8/99-8/00. (Funded by KOSEF). Currently, Professor at PyungTaek University, Korea.

Judee Onyskiw (1999 PhD in Nursing, University of Alberta), "Intervention strategies to reduce the risk to children exposed to physical aggression in their families" 7/00-9/01 (funded by AHFMR and CIHR). Currently Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair, Dalhousie University.

S. Mandal (2000 PhD in Statistics, University of Glasgow, U.K.), "Optimal Designs under Constraints" 11/00-6/02. (Funded by CIHR). Currently Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba

X. Wang (1998 PhD in Statistics, China), "Selection of Significant variables in regression." 9/2001-8/2003. Currently Professor, Department of Statistics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China

Graduate Students:

E. Wondmagnefu (MSc. 1996-1998), "Small Area Estimation: Methods and Inference" (funded by AHFMR ). Currently Associate Professor at Western Michigan U (2002 PhD, Pittsburgh).

A. Hussein (MSc. 1998-2000), "Robust Procedures for Multivariate Behrens-Fisher Problems". Currently Associate Professor, University of Windsor, Canada.

R. Huang (PhD, 1996-2001), "Statistical Issues with Repeated Measures Data" (funded by AHFMR and Killam). Currently Methodologist at Statistics Canada.

X. Sheng (PhD. 1997-2002), "Item Response Data and Rasch Models". Currently Associate Professor, University of Utah, USA.

A. De Leon (PhD. 1998-2002), "Methods for Mixed Outcome Data" (funded by AHFMR). Currently Associate Professor at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Calgary.

K. Kwadwo (MSc. 2000-2002 ), "Comparison of Methods for Estimating Relative Survival". Currently statistician for Alberta Health and Wellness.

Y. Y. Liang (MSc. 2001- 2003), "Analysis of Familial Data on Alcoholism." Currently Assistant Professor, University of Texas-San Antonio.

Y. Lin (MSc. 2001-2003 ), "Hierarchical data and Analytic Methods: A Simulation Study". Currently statistical analyst, China.

Q. Duan (MSc. 2001-2003), "Intervention study on handwashing habits in daycares" Currently a statistical analyst at the Faculty of Nursing.

A. Kamruzzaman (MSc. 2002-2004), "Hierarchical Bayes analysis and small area estimation". Currently statistician, Cross Cancer Institute.

L. Wang (MSc. 2002-2004), "Testing for homogeneity of the risk differences against order restrictions in the 2x2xK tables." Currently PhD student in China.

S. Islam (MSc. 2001-2004), "Procedures for missing data under various mechanisms/" Currently a statistical analyst, McMaster University.

A. Salam (MSc. 2002-2004), "Discrete Repeated Measures Data Analysis.". Currently Statistician, University of Alberta hospital.

D. Wang (MSc. 2006). Currently a statistical analysit, U of Alberta

N. Hudema (MSc. 2005-2007). Currently a statistical analyst, Saskatchewan Health.

K. Fung (MSc. 2005-2010) . currently a statistical analyst.

Jiang B. (MSc. 9/06-9/08). Currently a PhD student. University of Michigan.

 

Qu, Ying, (MSc 1/08-9/08). Currently a statistical analyst.

 

Zeng, Yiye, (MSc 9/07- 8/09), Currently a statistical analyst. PHS.

 

Li, Weihong (MSc 9/07-9/09). Currently a Methodologist, Statistics Canada.

 

Ye, Phoebe Feng. (MSc 9/08-6/10). Currently a statistical analyst. PHS U of Alberta.

 

Yu, Lin, (MSc 9/08-9/2010). Currently a PhD student in U of A.

 

Wang, Jing, (MSc 9/09-8/2011) Currently with Alberta Health

Zhu, G (PhD 2008- ) in progress

Yu, Lin (PhD 2010-) in progress

 

Internal and External Thesis Committees:

Adewali, A. Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta. PhD. 2006.

Zhang, J. Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta. MSc 2004.
Buckley, S. Department of Medicine, University of Alberta. PhD. 2004.
Volume, C. Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta. PhD 2001.
Pickard, S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta. PhD. 2001
Liu, CF. Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta. MSc 2000
MacNab, Y. Mathematics and Statistics, Simon Fraser University. PhD 1999.
Kelly, K. Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta. PhD 1998.
Sandhu, J. Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta. MSc 1998.
Peterson, G. Renewable Resources, University of Alberta. MSc 1998.
Kuivi, M. Mathematical Sciences, University of Alberta. MSc 1997.

TEACHING:

University of Iowa, U.S.A. (1990-1992)

1990-1992: Appointed as the Director of Statistical Consulting Center with reduced teaching duties. Taught Introductory to Statistics and Biostatistics courses to students from various disciplines both undergraduate and graduate programs at the University of Iowa, class sizes ranging 15 to 80. Overall Evaluation: good to excellent.

University of Manitoba, Canada (1992-1996)

1992-1996: Held Research Assistant Professor Position with no teaching duties. Held various individualized sessions to highly qualified professionals (eg. MDs, Medical Directors, Epidemiologists, Nurses. Sociologists, Political Scientists, Psychologists). Taught Introduction to Statistics courses and Advanced Biostatistics. Overall Evaluation: good to excellent

University of Alberta, Canada (1996-present)

1996-present: Reduced teaching duties of one course a year (necessary teaching reduction for the National Health Scholar and Heritage Senior Scholar Awards.) Taught graduate level courses in Multivariate Analysis, Design and Analysis of Experiments, Advanced Biostatistics, Survival Analysis, Generalized Linear Models. Overall Evaluation:4.0-4.9/5.

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Published or in Press in Refereed Journals/Book Chapters

Statistical Methods Papers

  1. Wang X, TS Park, Carriere Chough, K. (2010) Variable selection via combined penalization for highdimensional data analysis, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis 54: 2230-2243.
  2. Liang YY and Carriere Chough, K. (2010) On the role of baseline measurements for crossover designs under the self and mixed carryover effects model. Biometrics 66(1); 140-148.
  3. Carriere Chough, K and Liang YY. Multiple objective response adaptive repeated measurement designs for both continuous and dichotomous responses. Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics, 3rd Edition. (accepted August 2009)
  4. de Leon A and Carriere Chough, K. General Mixed-Data Models. Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics, 3rd Edition. (accepted August 2009)
  5. Carriere Chough, K and Wang X. Multidimensional Data Analysis: An Overview of Penalized Regression Methods. Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics, 3rd Edition. (accepted August 2009)
  6. Liang, YY and Carriere Chough, K. (2009) Multiple-Objective Response-Adaptive Repeated Measurement Designs for Clinical Trials. JSPI 139:3; 1134-1145.
  7. Oh, S, Carriere Chough, K, and Park, TS. (2008) Model Diagnostic Plots for Repeated Measures Data using the Generalized Estimating Equations Approach. CSDA 53:1; 222-232.
  8. Wang* X, and Carriere Chough, K (2008), A simple and effective method for variable selection in additive models. JAPS, 3:2; 211-226.
  9. de Leon, A. and Carriere, K (2007) "General Mixed Data Model:Extension of General Location and Grouped COntinuous Models." Canadian Journal of Statistics, 35(4), 533-548.
  10. Liang YY, and Carriere KC. (2007). The stratified and randomized play the winner rule. SMMR; 1-13.
  11. X. Wang and K.C. Carriere (2007), Exponential-bound property of estimators and variable section in generalized additive models. Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods. 1105-1122
  12. Huang, R, and Carriere Chough K (2006). Comparison of Methods for incomplete repeated measures data analysis in small samples. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 136:11; 235-247.
  13. Huang R, Liang YY, and Carriere KC. (2005). The Role of Proxy information in missing data analysis. Statistical Methods for Medical Research. 14; 457-471.
  14. Carriere Chough, K, Hussein A, Park, TS. (2005) "Group Sequential Procesures and Variance Heterogeneity". Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics 2nd Edition.
  15. Carriere Chough, K, Park, TS, Liang YY. (2005) "Repeated Measures Data Analysis". Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics 2nd Edition.
  16. Sheng X, Carriere Chough, K. (2005) "Strategies for Analyzing Missing Item response Data with an Application". Biometrical Journal. 47;605-615.
  17. Hussein, A., and Carriere Chough, K (2005) "Group Sequential Procedures under Variance Heterogeneity". Statistical Methods for Medical Research. 14;1-8.
  18. Carriere, K, Huang R, Liang YY, Sheng, X. (2005) "Missing Values in Repeated Measurement Designs". Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics 2nd Edition..
  19. Carriere, K, Hussein A. (2005) "Multiplicative Intensity Models". Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics 2nd Edition..
  20. Mandal, S., Torsney, B. and Carriere Chough, K(2005). "Construction of optimal designs with constraints". JSPI. 128;609-621.
  21. de Leon, A. and Carriere Chough, K(2005) "A Generalized Mahalanobis Distance for Mixed Data." Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 92;174-185.
  22. Sheng, X., Biswas, A., and Carriere Chough, K (2003) "Incorporating Inter-item correlations in Item Response Data Analysis." Biometrical Journal. 7;837-850
  23. Peng, Y. and Carriere Chough, K. (2002). "Comparison of Parametric and Nonparametric Models". Biometrical Journal. 44; 1002-1014.
  24. Huh, Jib and Carriere Chough, K (2002). "Estimation of regression functions with a discontinuity in a derivative with local polynomial fits". Statistics and Probability Letters. 56:329-343.
  25. Sheng, X., and Carriere Chough, K.(2002). "An improved CML estimation procedure for the Rasch models for item response data" Statistics in Medicine 21:407-416.
  26. Hussein, A., and Carriere Chough, K.(2002). "A new measure of continuity of care based on the multiplicative intensity model" Statistics in Medicine 21: 457-465.
  27. Hussein, A., and Carriere Chough, K.(2001). "Robustness of Procedures for the Behrens-Fisher problems: Extension to bivariate normal mixtures" Communications in StatisticsB 30: 831-846.
  28. Carriere Chough, K. (2001) "A Normal Approximation for rates and proportions for very low incidence events." Communications in Stat-Computation and Simulation 30, 327-338.
  29. Peng, Y., Dear, K. and Carriere Chough, K. (2001) "Testing for the Presence of Cured Patients: Simulation Study" Statistics in Medicine 20, 1783-1796
  30. Carriere Chough K and Huang R. (2001) "Traditional Paradigms in Pharmacoeconomics: Consideration for cost-effective designs" in Introduction to Pharmacoeconomics. Editors: R. Vogenberg and S. Zollo. McGraw-Hill. 19-39.
  31. Carriere Chough, K and Huang, R. (2000) "Crossover designs for two-treatment cancer clinical trials." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 87, 125-134.
  32. Carriere Chough, K and Kochar S. (2000) "Comparing sub-survival functions in a competing risks model", Lifetime Data Analysis 6, 85-97.
  33. Carriere Chough K, Roos, L.L. and Dover, D. (2000) "Across time and space: Variations in hospital use during health reform." Health Services Research. 35:467-487.
  34. De Leon, A. and Carriere Chough, K. (2000) "Tests for One-Sample Location Hypothesis with Continuous and Dichotomous Variables." Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods. 29: 2573-2581.
  35. Carriere Chough K (1999) "Methods for repeated measures data with missing values" Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 77, 221-236.
  36. Carriere Chough K (1998) "Regulatory Affairs in Biotechnology: Optimal Statistical Designs in Biomedical Experiments" in Biotechnology Annual Review. Editor: M. R. El-Gewely. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam. 1998, Vol IV. 215-238.
  37. Carriere Chough K. and Roos, L.L. (1997) "A Method of Comparison for Standardized Rates of Low Incidence Events." Medical Care. 35, 57-69.
  38. Kochar, S. and Carriere Chough K (1997) "Connections Among Various Variability Orderings" Statistics and Probability Letters. 35, 327-333.
  39. Keselman, H. J. , Carriere Chough, K. and Lix, L. M. (1995) "Robust and Powerful Nonorthogonal Analyses," Psychometrika, 60, 395-418.
  40. Carriere Chough. K. (1995) "Optimal Two-Period Crossover Designs: A Practical Solution." Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs, 12, 183-192.
  41. Carriere Chough. K. (1994). "Incomplete Repeated Measures Data Analysis in the Presence of Treatment Effects,'' J. American Statistical Association, 89, 680-686.
  42. Carriere Chough, K. (1994). "Cross-Over Designs for Clinical Trials," Statistics in Medicine, 13, 1063-1069.
  43. Carriere Chough, K. and Roos, L. L. (1994) "Comparing Standardized Rates of Events," American Journal of Epidemiology, 140, 472-482.
  44. Keselman, H. J. , Carriere Chough, K., and Lix L. M. (1993). "Testing Repeated Measures Hypotheses when Covariances are Heterogeneous," J. Educ. Stat., 18, 305-319.
  45. Carriere Chough, K. and Reinsel, G. (1993). "Optimal Two-Period Repeated Measurement Designs With Two or More Treatments," Biometrika, 80, 924-929.
  46. Carriere Chough, K. and Reinsel, G. (1992). "Investigation Of Dual Balanced Cross-Over Designs For Two Treatments," Biometrics, 48, 1157-1164.

Scientific Collaborative Papers

  1. Cree, M, Lalji, M, Jiang, B; Carriere Chough, K. (2009).Under-reporting of Compensable Mesothelioma in Alberta, American Journal of Industrial Medicine 52:526–533.
  2. Cree, M; Lalji, M; Jiang, B; Carriere Chough, K.; Beach, J; Kamruzzaman, A. (2009). Explaining Alberta’s Rising Mesothelioma Rates. Chronic Diseases in Canada. 29:4; 144-152.
  3. Frohlich N, Cree M, Carriere Chough, K. (2008) A General Method for Identifying Excess Revisit Rates: The Case of Hypertensive Patients. Healthcare Policy. 3; 40-48.
  4. Cree M, Bell NR, Johnson D, and Carriere Chough K, (2006). "Increased continuity of care associated with decreased hospital care and emergency department visits for patients with asthma. Disease Management. 9: 63-71.
  5. Marrie, T, Carriere Chough K, Jin Y, Johnson D (2004). "Hospitalization for community acquired pnewmonia in Alberta First Nations Aboriginals compared to non-First Nations Albertans. Canadian Respiratory Journal, 11; 336-342
  6. Cree M, Juby A, Carriere Chough, K (2004) "Effect of Home care service levels on health outcomes in hip fracture patients in Alberta". Hospital Quarterly. 7; 49-53.
  7. Pickard S, Feeney D., Johnson J, Ashfaq, Carriere KC, and Nasser. (2004). Agreement between patient and proxy assessments of health-related quality of life after stroke using the EQ-5D and Health Utilities Index. Stroke. 607-612.
  8. Johnson D, Carriere KC, Jin Y, and Marrie T. (2004). Appropriate antibiotic utilization in seniors prior to hospitalization for community-acquired pneumonia is associated with decreased in-hospital mortality. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 29; 1-9.
  9. Carriere Chough, K, Jin Y, Marrie T, Predy G, Johnson D. (2004) "Hospital costs and long term mortality outcomes in seniors requiring hospitalization for community acquired pneumonia in Alberta". J. of the American Geriatrics Society. 52; 1-8
  10. Cree M, Juby A, Carriere Chough, K (2003) "Mortality and morbidity associated with osteoporosis drug treatment following hip fracture". Osteoporosis International. 14; 722-727.
  11. Marrie M, Carriere Chough, K, Jin Y, Johnson D (2003)."Mortality after hospitalization for pneumonia in Alberta, Canada is associated with physician volume". European Respiratory Journal 22; 148-155.
  12. Jin Y, Carriere Chough, K, Predy G, Johnson D, and Marrie TJ (2003). "The association between influenza immunization coverage rates and hospitalization for community-acquired pneumonia in Alberta". Can J. Public Health 94; 341-345.
  13. Jin Y, Carriere Chough, K, Marrie TJ, Predy G, Johnson D. "The effects of community-acquired pneumonia during pregnancy ending with a live birth". Am J. Obstet Gynecol
  14. Jin Y, Marrie TJ, Carriere Chough, K, Predy G, Houston C, Ness K, Johnson D (2002). "Variation in management of community-acquired pneumonia requiring admission to Alberta, Canada hospitals". Epidemiol Infect. 129;1-11.
  15. Johnson D, Carriere Chough K, Houston S, Jin Y, Predy G, Gill J, Shafran S, Marrie T (2003). "Hospitalization for community-acquired pneumonia in Alberta patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection: A case control study". Can Respir J. (In press)
  16. Marrie T, Carriere Chough K, Jin Y, Johnson D (2003). "MD factors associated with mortality in adults less than 55 years old hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 35; 413-421.
  17. Roos, N.P., Burchill, C. and Carriere Chough, K (2003). "Who are the high hospital users? A Canadian case study". J. Health Services Research & Policy. 8; 5-10.
  18. Cree, M. Yang, Q, Scharfenberger, A. and Carriere Chough, K (2002). "Treatment Variations of Hip Fractures in Alberta". Can Journal of Surgery. 45; 248-254.
  19. Martens PJ, Frohlich N, Carriere Chough K, Derksen S, Brownell M. (2002) "Embedding Child Health within a framework of Regional Health: Population Health Status and Sociodemographic Indicators". Can Journal of Public Health. 93; S15-20.
  20. Cree, M. Yang, Q, Sclater, A. Johnson, D, and Carriere Chough, K (2002). "Continuity of care and health decline associated with a hip fracture". Journal of Aging and Health. 14:386-400.
  21. Frohlich, N., Carriere Chough, K., Potvin, L., and Black, C. (2001). "Assessing Socioeconomic Effects on Different Sized Populations: To Weight or Not to Weight?". Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 55: 913-920.
  22. Cree M, Roos N, Yang Q, and Carriere Chough, K. (2001) "Hypertensive patients and their general practitioners" Healthcare Management Forum 14, 33-40
  23. Cree, M., Carriere Chough, K, Soskolne, C.L, and Suarez-Almazor, M. (2001) "Functional dependence following hip fracture" J. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 80, 736-743
  24. Robinson, R., Carriere Chough K, Young, K, Roos, L, and Gelskey, D.(2000) "Health care seeking behaviour following a Heart Health Survey: Impact on Prevalence Estimates of Chronic Diseases". Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 53(7):681-687
  25. Sandhu J, Campbell PM, Preiksaitis JK, Carriere Chough K, and Hessel P. (1999) "Validation of self-reported transfusion histories in renal dialysis patients." Canadian Journal of Public Health, 90, 201-204.
  26. Sandhu J, Preiksaitis JK, Campbell PM, Carriere Chough, K, and Hessel P. (1999) "Hepatitis C: Prevalence and Risk factors in the Northern Alberta Dialysis Population" American Journal of Epidemiology, 150, 58-66.
  27. DeCoster C., Carriere Chough K, Peterson S, Walld R, MacWilliam L. (1999). "Waiting times for surgical procedures ". Medical Care. 37, JS187-205.
  28. DeCoster C, Peterson S, Carriere Chough K Karsian, P. (1999)."Assessing the extent to which hospitals are used for acute care purposes." Medical Care. 37, JS151-166.
  29. Roos NP, Black C, Roos LL, Frohlich N, DeCoster C, Mustard CA, Brownell M, Shanahan M, Fergusson P, Toll F, Carriere Chough K, Burchill C, Fransoo R, MacWilliam L, Bogdanovic B, Friesen D. (1999). Managing health services: How the Population Health Information System (POPULIS) works for policymakers. Med Care, 37; JS27-41.
  30. Roos N, Fransoo R, Bogdanovich B, Carriere Chough K, Frohlich N, Frieson D, Patton D. Wall R. (1999)."Need-based planning for generalist physicians" Medical Care. 37, JS206-228.
  31. Roos NP, Carriere Chough K and Frieson D. (1998). "Factors influencing the frequency of visits by hypertensive patients to primary care physicians in Winnipeg."Can Med Asso J. 159, 777-783.
  32. DeCoster C, Carriere Chough K, MacWilliam L (1998) "Waiting time analysis for surgery". Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  33. Roos N, Black, C, Roos L, Frohlich N, DeCoster C, Mustard C, Brownell M, Shanahan M, Ferguson P, Toll F, Carriere Chough K, Burchill C, Fransoo R, MacWilliam L, Bogdanovic B, Friesen D. (1998). "Managing Health services: How Administrative data and comparative population based analyses of health and health care use can focus the agenda." Health Services Management Research. 11, 49-67.
  34. Erzen D., Carriere Chough K, Dik N., Mustard C., Roos L.L., Manfreda J., Anthonisen N.R. (1997). "Income level and asthma prevalence and care patterns" Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care. Med. 155, 1060-1065.
  35. Dagner, L.F., Kristjanson, L.J., Bowman, D., Sloan, J. A., Carriere Chough K, O'Neil, J., Watson, P., Mueller, B. (1997) "Information needs and and decisional preferences in women with breast cancer" J. Am. Medical Asso. 277, 1485-1492.
  36. Frohlich N, and Carriere Chough K (1997) "Issues in Developing Indicators of Entitlement for Needs-Based Funding." Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  37. DeCoster C., Roos NP, Carriere Chough K, Peterson S. (1997) "Inappropriate hospital use for Medical patients: Tips for targeting utilization review." Can Med Asso J. 157, 889-896.
  38. Roos NP, Fransoo R, Carriere Chough K, Frohlich N, Bogdan B, and Kirk P. (1997). "Needs-based planning: The case of Manitoba." Can Med Asso J. 157, 1215-1221.
  39. Kristjanson, L., Leis, A., Koop, P., Carriere Chough K and B. Mueller. (1997) "Family Members' Care Expectations, Care Perceptions and Satisfaction with Advanced Cancer Care: A Pilot Study" J. of Palliative Care. 13, 5-13.
  40. Roos NP, Fransoo R, Bogdanovich B, Friesen D, Frohlich N, Carriere Chough K, and Wall R (1996) "Needs-based Planning of Manitoba Physicians." Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  41. Roos, N. P., Black, C., Frohlich, N., DeCoster C., Cohen, M., Tataryn, D., Mustard, C., Roos, L. L., Toll, F., Carriere Chough K, Burchill, C., MacWilliam, L, and Bogdanovic, B. (1996) "Population health and health care use: An information system for policy makers" Milbank Quarterly, 74, 3-49.
  42. Roos NP, Black C, Frohlich N, DeCoster C, Cohen M, Tataryn D, Mustard C, Roos LL, Toll F, Carriere Chough K, Burchill C, MacWilliam L, Bogdanovic B, and Decker K. (1996) "Designing an Information System to Monitor Population Access to Care, Health and Health Care Use" in Health Care and Information Ethics: Protecting Fundamental Human Rights. Editor: A. R. Chapman. Sheed & Ward, Kansas City. 160-181.
  43. Frohlich N, Markesteyn T, Roos NP, Carriere Chough K, et al. (1995): Stability and Trends over Three Years of Data. In : Health and Health care: Experience with a Population-Based Health Information System, Medical Care, 33 (suppl), DS98-106.
  44. Frohlich N, Markesteyn T, Roos NP, Carriere Chough K, Black C, DeCoster C, Burchill C and MacWilliam (1995): "A Report on the Health Status, Socio-economic Risk and Health Care Use of the Manitoba Population 1992-93 and Overview of the 1990 to 1992 Findings." Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  45. Mustard C, Derksen S, Berthelot J, Carriere Chough K, Wolfson M, and Roos LL (1995) "Socio-economic Differences in the Utilization of Health Services over the Life Course." Manitoba Center for Health Policy and Evaluation, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  46. Roos, N. P., Black, C. D., Roos, L. L., Tate, R. B., and Carriere Chough K. (1995) "Needed : A Population-Based Approach to Monitoring Adverse Outcomes of Medical Care," Medical Care.33,127-138.
  47. Roos, N.P., Black, C.D., Frohlich N, DeCoster C, Cohen MM, Tataryn DJ, Mustard CA, Toll F, Carriere Chough K et al. (1995): A Population-Based Health Information System : Experience with a Population-Based Health Information System, Medical Care 33 (suppl), DS13-DS20.
  48. Hellstein, J., Fotos, P., Law S. S., Kovacevic, M., and Carriere Chough, K. (1993). "Differentiation of sugar assimilation characteristics and colony phenotypes in pathogenic and commensal oral candidal isolates,'' Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine, 22, 312-219.
  49. Reinsel, G., Tiao, G., Deluise L., Basu, S., and Carriere Chough, K. (1989). "Trend Analysis of Aerosol Corrected Umkehr Profile Total Ozone Data Through 1987," Journal of Geophysical Research, 94, 16373-16386.

MAJOR INVITED PRESENTATIONS

Invited Speaker to Industry and Government:

        Alberta Centre for Child, Family Community Research, April 2009.

        A-WEB, Edmonton, November 2005

        Westat-Korea. Seoul. May 2001.

        Alberta Health, Edmonton AB. March 2000 and March 1999.

Institute for Health Economics, January 1999

HealNet Workshop, Ottawa. November 1997

Invited Discussant:

        JSM meetings in Denver, August 2008

        Joint Statistical Meetings, New York. August 2002

Society of Clinical Trials Meetings, Denver. May 2001

WNAR Meetings in Park City. July 1997

Invited Organizer of Luncheon Rountable:

Joint Statistical Meetings. San Francisco, CA. August 2003

Joint Statistical Meetings. Indianapolis, IN. August 2000

Invited Speaker at Conferences:

        Joint Statistical Meetings in Denver, August, 2008

        Joint Statistical Meetings in Salt Lake City, July 2007

        IBS, Montreal, July 2006

        Statistical Society of Canada, London, May 2006

        Athens Institute of Education and Research, May 2006

        Workshop on Analysis of Incomplete Longitudinal Data, Toronto. October 2005

        Tri-Annual Meetings of the East Asian Symposium, China, April 2005

Annual Meetings of the KSS-Kangwon/Kyunggi/Incheon Regional Meeting, Korea, November 2004

Annual Meetings of the WINAR. Seattle, June 1999

Annual Meetings of the Statistical Society of Canada. Regina, June 1999

Canadian Soceity of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Vancouver, May 1999

Joint Statistical Meetings. Dallas, August 1998

Joint Statistical Meetings. Anaheim, August 1997

International Conference in Health Policy, Boston. December 1995

Invited Speaker at Universities

        University of Pensylvania, Philadelphia April 2010.

        Hanyang University, Dec 2009

        Duksung Womens University, Dec 2009

        Sookmyung Women’s University, Dec 2009

        Korea University, April 2008

        Seoul National University, April 2008

        Health Sciences Center, U of Colorado, Feb 2007

        PHS, University of Alberta, October 2006

        Shanghai University of Economics, April 2006

        PHS, University of Alberta, October 2005

        School of Nursing, Edith Cowan University, April 2005

Medical School, Hanyang University, May 2005

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Soongsil University, December 2004

Department of Statistics, Sookmyung Women's University, December 2004

Statistics Reserach Center for Complex Systems. Seoul, Korea. October 2004

Statistics Reserach Center for Complex Systems. Seoul, Korea. May 2002

Vancouver-based Biostatistics Research Group. Vancouver. February 1999

Department of mathematics and Statistics, Simon Fraser University. June 1999

Department of Statistics, Seoul National University, June 1999

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, January 1999

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Nov. 1998

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, September 1997

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University. Sept 1995

Deartment of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Nov 1995

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Simon Fraser University, March 1994

Department of Community Health Sciences, Dalhousie University, Dec 1993

Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University, Nov 1993

 

Invited Workshop Organizer:

 

        Manitoba Center for Health Policy and Evaluation, November 1998.

        Hypertension management workshop. Hanyang University December 2009.

 

 


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