Yue Zhang, PhD

Research Interests

  • Clustered and Longitudinal Data Analysis
  • Multivariate Analysis and Quantile Regression
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Bayesian Inference
  • Flexible Semiparametric Regression
  • Development and Application of Statistical Methods in the Epidemiology and Clinical Trial
  • Latent Variable Methods
  • MCMC Simulation
  • Multilevel and Joint Outcome Modeling Techniques
  • Survival Analysis

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Family and Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Research Assistant Professor, Population Health Sciences - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Public Health

Academic Office Information

  • 801-213-3735
  • Williams Building
    Division of Epidemiology
    295 Chipeta Way
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
Division of Biostatistics, Department of Preventive Medicine
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Doctoral Training Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Biostatistics
Ph.D.
Graduate Training School of Nature Sciences and Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas
Statistics
M.S.
Undergraduate Tianjin University
Applied Mathematics
B.S.

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Undergraduate Tianjin University
Applied Mathematics
B.S. China

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Zhang Y, Salam MT, Berhane K, Eckel S, Rappapport E, Linn WS, Habre R, Bastain TM, Gilliland FD (2017). Genetic and Epigenetic Susceptibility of Airway Inflammation to PM2.5 in School Children: New Insights from Quantile Regression. Environmental Health.
  2. Utility of prerevision tissue biopsy sample to predict revision shoulder arthroplasty culture results in at-risk patients.Tashjian RZ, Granger EK, Zhang Y (2017). Utility of prerevision tissue biopsy sample to predict revision shoulder arthroplasty culture results in at-risk patients. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 26(2), 197-203.
  3. Influence of Preoperative Musculotendinous Junction Position on Rotator Cuff Healing After Double-Row Repair.LID - S0749-8063(16)31047-7 [pii]LID - 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.12.010 [doi]Tashjian RZ, Erickson GA, Robins RJ, Zhang Y, Burks RT, Greis PE (2017). Influence of Preoperative Musculotendinous Junction Position on Rotator Cuff Healing After Double-Row Repair.LID - S0749-8063(16)31047-7 [pii]LID - 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.12.010 [doi]. (Epub ahead of print) Arthroscopy.
  4. Davis RH, Zhang Y, Chen W, Zhang RZ, Swoboda KJ (2017). Arm anthropometry is associated with body composition in patients with spinal muscular atrophy. J Child Neurol.
  5. Maitra S, Kump J, Lee Z, Zhang Y, Pehler S, Spiker WR, Lawrence B, Bodke DS (2017). The Effect of Vancomycin Powder on the Rates of Infection and Pseudarthrosis in Lumbar Spine Surgery: A Retrospective Analysis of 453 Patients. Spine J.
  6. Traffic-related air pollution and alveolar nitric oxide in southern California children.Eckel SP, Zhang Z, Habre R, Rappaport EB, Linn WS, Berhane K, Zhang Y, Bastain TM, Gilliland FD (2016). Traffic-related air pollution and alveolar nitric oxide in southern California children. Eur Respir J, 47(5), 1348-56.
  7. Identification of a genetic variant associated with rotator cuff repair healing.Tashjian RZ, Granger EK, Zhang Y, Teerlink CC, Cannon-Albright LA (2016). Identification of a genetic variant associated with rotator cuff repair healing. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 25(6), 865-72.
  8. Incidence of and Risk Factors for Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism After Shoulder Arthroplasty.Tashjian RZ, Lilly DT, Isaacson AM, Georgopoulos CE, Bettwieser SP, Burks RT, Greis PE, Presson AP, Granger EK, Zhang Y (2016). Incidence of and Risk Factors for Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism After Shoulder Arthroplasty. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ), 45(6), E379-E385.
  9. Comparison of measurements of the glenopolar angle in 3D CT reconstructions of the scapula and 2D plain radiographic views.Suter T, Henninger HB, Zhang Y, Wylie JD, Tashjian RZ (2016). Comparison of measurements of the glenopolar angle in 3D CT reconstructions of the scapula and 2D plain radiographic views. Bone Joint J, 98-B(11), 1510-1516.
  10. Khader K, William A, Leecaster M, Redd A, Zhang Y, Greene T, Samore M, Huskin WC (2016). A Dynamic Transmission Model to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Infection Control Strategies Open Forum Infectious Diseases. Open Forum Infect Dis.
  11. Graber C, Chou A, Zhang Y, Jones M, Glassman P (2016). Association of inpatient antimicrobial utilization measures with antimicrobial stewardship activities and facility characteristics of Veterans Affairs medical centers. Journal of Hospital Medicine.
  12. Uddin MI, Islam S, Nishat NS, Hossain M, Rafique TA, Rashu R, Hoq MR, Zhang Y, Saha A, Harris J, Calderwood SB, Bhuiyan TR, Ryan ET, Leung DT, Qadri F (2016). Biomarkers of Environmental Enteropathy are Positively Associated with Immune Responses to an Oral Cholera Vaccine in Bangladeshi Children. PLoS Negl Trop Dis.
  13. Hubbard RA, Lange J, Zhang Y, Salim BA, Stroud JR, Inoue LYT (2016). Using Semi-Markov processes to study timeliness and tests used in the diagnostic evaluation of suspected breast cancer. Stat Med.
  14. Brown K, Danemann N, Stevens V, Zhang Y, Greene T, Samore M, Arora P (2016). Integrating Time-Varying and Ecological Exposures into Multivariate Analyses of Hospital-Acquired Infection Risk Factors: A Review and Demonstration. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 37(4), 411-9.
  15. Chou AF, Graber CJ, Jones M, Zhang Y, Goetz MB, Madaras-Kelly K, Samore M, Kelly A, Glassman PA (2016). Characteristics of Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs at Veterans Affairs Hospitals: Results of a Nationwide Survey. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol.
  16. Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood: Retrospective Genetic Study and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in 187 Subjects from the US AHCF Registry.Viollet L, Glusman G, Murphy KJ, Newcomb TM, Reyna SP, Sweney M, Nelson B, Andermann F, Andermann E, Acsadi G, Barbano RL, Brown C, Brunkow ME, Chugani HT, Cheyette SR, Collins A, DeBrosse SD, Galas D, Friedman J, Hood L, Huff C, Jorde LB, King MD, LaSalle B, Leventer RJ, Lewelt AJ, Massart MB, Merida MR 2nd, Ptacek LJ, Roach JC, Rust RS, Renault F, Sanger TD, Sotero de Menezes MA, Tennyson R, Uldall P, Zhang Y, Zupanc M, Xin W, Silver K, Swoboda KJ (2015). Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood: Retrospective Genetic Study and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in 187 Subjects from the US AHCF Registry. PLoS One, 10(5), e0127045.
  17. Determinants of Children's Exhaled Nitric Oxide: New Insights from Quantile Regression.Zhang Y, Berhane K, Eckel SP, Salam MT, Linn WS, Rappaport EB, Bastain TM, Gilliland FD (2015). Determinants of Children's Exhaled Nitric Oxide: New Insights from Quantile Regression. PLoS One, 10(7), e0130505.
  18. Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a biomechanical evaluation of humeral and glenosphere hardware configuration.Tashjian RZ, Burks RT, Zhang Y, Henninger HB (2015). Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a biomechanical evaluation of humeral and glenosphere hardware configuration. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 24(3), e68-77.
  19. The influence of radiographic viewing perspective and demographics on the critical shoulder angle.Suter T, Gerber Popp A, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Tashjian RZ, Henninger HB (2015). The influence of radiographic viewing perspective and demographics on the critical shoulder angle. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 24(6), e149-58.
  20. Spirometry effects on conventional and multiple flow exhaled nitric oxide in children.Eckel SP, Linn WS, Salam MT, Bastain TM, Zhang Y, Rappaport EB, Liu M, Berhane K (2015). Spirometry effects on conventional and multiple flow exhaled nitric oxide in children. J Asthma, 52(2), 198-204.
  21. Eckel SP, Zhang Z, Rappaport EB, Habre R, Linn WS, Berhane K, Bastain TM, Zhang Y, Gilliland FD (2015). Indoor Room Nitric Oxide and Alveolar Nitric Oxide in the Southern California children’s health study. Eur Respir J.
  22. Suter T, Popp AG, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Tashjian RZ, Henninger H (2015). Der Einfluss der radiologischen Projektion und demographischen Faktoren auf die Bestimmung des Critical shoulder angle (CSA). Sports Orthopaedics and Traumatology, 31(2), 162-163.
  23. Zhang Y, Berhane KT (2015). Dynamic Latent Trait Models with Mixed Hidden Markov Structure for Mixed Longitudinal Outcomes. Journal of Applied Statistics, 43(4), 704-720.
  24. Suter T, Popp AG, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Tashjian RZ, Henninger H (2015). The influence of radiographic viewing perspective and demographics on the Critical Shoulder Angle. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 24(6), e149-58.
  25. Predictive factors for acute proximal junctional failure after adult deformity surgery with upper instrumented vertebrae in the thoracolumbar spine.Annis P, Lawrence BD, Spiker WR, Zhang Y, Chen W, Daubs MD, Brodke DS (2014). Predictive factors for acute proximal junctional failure after adult deformity surgery with upper instrumented vertebrae in the thoracolumbar spine. Evid Based Spine Care J, 5(2), 160-2.
  26. Bayesian mixed hidden Markov models: a multi-level approach to modeling categorical outcomes with differential misclassification.Zhang Y, Berhane K (2014). Bayesian mixed hidden Markov models: a multi-level approach to modeling categorical outcomes with differential misclassification. Stat Med, 33(8), 1395-408.
  27. Estimation of parameters in the two-compartment model for exhaled nitric oxide.Eckel SP, Linn WS, Berhane K, Rappaport EB, Salam MT, Zhang Y, Gilliland FD (2014). Estimation of parameters in the two-compartment model for exhaled nitric oxide. PLoS One, 9(1), e85471.
  28. Longitudinal effects of air pollution on exhaled nitric oxide: the Children's Health Study.Berhane K, Zhang Y, Salam MT, Eckel SP, Linn WS, Rappaport EB, Bastain TM, Lurmann F, Gilliland FD (2014). Longitudinal effects of air pollution on exhaled nitric oxide: the Children's Health Study. Occup Environ Med, 71(7), 507-13.
  29. Jones M, Graber C, Butler J, Nechodom K, Ying J, Zhang Y, Kay C, Furman A, Weir C, Glassman P, Pollack L, Samore M, Goetz MB (2014). Decreased Vancomycin Use after Implementation of a Decision Support Program for Antibiotic Time outs. Open Forum Infect Dis.
  30. Brooke BS, Zhang Y, Greene TH, Zhang Y, Presson A, Kraiss LW (2014). Cardiac Stress Testing During Workup for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair Does Not Improve Patient Outcomes. J Vasc Surg, 60(2), 547.
  31. Miglioretti DL, Zhang Y, Johnson E, Lee C, Moring R, Vanneman N, Smith-Bindman S (2014). Personalized Technologist Dose Audit Feedback for Reducing Patient Radiation Exposure from Computed Tomography. J Am Coll Radiol, 11(3), 300-8.
  32. Multiple-flow exhaled nitric oxide, allergy, and asthma in a population of older children.Linn WS, Rappaport EB, Eckel SP, Berhane KT, Zhang Y, Salam MT, Bastain TM, Gilliland FD (2013). Multiple-flow exhaled nitric oxide, allergy, and asthma in a population of older children. Pediatr Pulmonol, 48(9), 885-96.
  33. Exhaled nitric oxide, susceptibility and new-onset asthma in the Children's Health Study.Bastain TM, Islam T, Berhane KT, McConnell RS, Rappaport EB, Salam MT, Linn WS, Avol EL, Zhang Y, Gilliland FD (2011). Exhaled nitric oxide, susceptibility and new-onset asthma in the Children's Health Study. Eur Respir J, 37(3), 523-31.
  34. The effect of ambient air pollution on exhaled nitric oxide in the Children's Health Study.Berhane K, Zhang Y, Linn WS, Rappaport EB, Bastain TM, Salam MT, Islam T, Lurmann F, Gilliland FD (2011). The effect of ambient air pollution on exhaled nitric oxide in the Children's Health Study. Eur Respir J, 37(5), 1029-36.
  35. Residential traffic-related pollution exposures and exhaled nitric oxide in the children's health study.Eckel SP, Berhane K, Salam MT, Rappaport EB, Linn WS, Bastain TM, Zhang Y, Lurmann F, Avol EL, Gilliland FD (2011). Residential traffic-related pollution exposures and exhaled nitric oxide in the children's health study. Environ Health Perspect, 119(10), 1472-7.
  36. Ethnic differences in the effect of asthma on pulmonary function in children.Zhang Y, McConnell R, Gilliland F, Berhane K (2011). Ethnic differences in the effect of asthma on pulmonary function in children. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 183(5), 596-603.

Other

  1. Correction: Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood: Retrospective Genetic Study and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in 187 Subjects from the US AHCF Registry.Viollet L, Glusman G, Murphy KJ, Newcomb TM, Reyna SP, Sweney M, Nelson B, Andermann F, Andermann E, Acsadi G, Barbano RL, Brown C, Brunkow ME, Chugani HT, Cheyette SR, Collins A, DeBrosse SD, Galas D, Friedman J, Hood L, Huff C, Jorde LB, King MD, LaSalle B, Leventer RJ, Lewelt AJ, Massart MB, Merida MR 2nd, Ptacek LJ, Roach JC, Rust RS, Renault F, Sanger TD, Sotero de Menezes MA, Tennyson R, Uldall P, Zhang Y, Zupanc M, Xin W, Silver K, Swoboda KJ (2015). Correction: Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood: Retrospective Genetic Study and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in 187 Subjects from the US AHCF Registry. PLoS One (10(8), pp. e0137370). United States.