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Bradley J. Barney

Bradley J. Barney, PhD

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments Primary - Pediatrics , Adjunct - Family & Preventive Medicine

Divisions: Critical Care , Public Health

Academic Office Information

Dr. Barney's recent research includes the construction of BMI growth curves for preterm infants using frequentist and Bayesian methodology. His research interests include longitudinal data analysis, biostatistics, and Bayesian nonparametrics.

Education History

Doctoral Training Texas A&M University
Brigham Young University
Undergraduate Brigham Young University

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Johnson MD, Barney BJ, Rower JE, Finkelstein Y, Zorc JJ (2023). Intravenous Magnesium: Prompt Use for Asthma in Children Treated in the Emergency Department (IMPACT-ED): Protocol for a Multicenter Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Res Protoc, 12, e48302. (Read full article)
  2. Spivak AM, Barney BJ, Greene T, Holubkov R, Olsen CS, Bridges J, Srivastava R, Webb B, Sebahar F, Huffman A, Pacchia CF, Dean JM, Hess R (2023). A Randomized Clinical Trial Testing Hydroxychloroquine for Reduction of SARS-CoV-2 Viral Shedding and Hospitalization in Early Outpatient COVID-19 Infection. Microbiol Spectr, 11(2), e0467422. (Read full article)
  3. Peltan ID, Knighton AJ, Barney BJ, Wolfe D, Jacobs JR, Klippel C, Allen L, Lanspa MJ, Leither LM, Brown SM, Srivastava R, Grissom CK (2022). Delivery of Lung-protective Ventilation for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Hybrid Implementation-Effectiveness Trial. Ann Am Thorac Soc, 20(3), 424-432. (Read full article)
  4. Hatkevich C, Grupp-Phelan J, Brent D, Barney BJ, Casper TC, Melzer-Lange M, Cwik M, King CA, Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network PECARN (2020). Understanding adolescent responses to differently worded suicide attempt questions: results from a large US pediatric sample. Psychol Med, 52(12), 2309-2318. (Read full article)
  5. Ghabash G, Wilkes J, Barney BJ, Bonkowsky JL (2021). Hospitalization Burden and Incidence of Krabbe Disease. J Child Neurol, 37(1), 12-19. (Read full article)
  6. Kamins J, Richards R, Barney BJ, Locandro C, Pacchia CF, Charles AC, Cook LJ, Gioia G, Giza CC, Blume HK (2021). Evaluation of Posttraumatic Headache Phenotype and Recovery Time After Youth Concussion. JAMA Netw Open, 4(3), e211312. (Read full article)
  7. Horwitz AG, Grupp-Phelan J, Brent D, Barney BJ, Casper TC, Berona J, Chernick LS, Shenoi R, Cwik M, King CA, Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (2020). Risk and protective factors for suicide among sexual minority youth seeking emergency medical services. J Affect Disord, 279, 274-281. (Read full article)
  8. de Carvalho M, Page GL, Barney BJ (2019). On the geometry of Bayesian inference. Bayesian Anal, 14(4), 1013-1036. (Read full article)
  9. Carvalho M, Barney BJ, Page GL (2019). Affinity-based measures of biomarker performance evaluation. Stat Methods Med Res, 29, 962280219846157. (Read full article)
  10. Williamson AL, Derado J, Barney BJ, Saunders G, Olsen IE, Clark RH, Lawson ML (2018). Longitudinal BMI Growth Curves for Surviving Preterm NICU Infants Based on a Large US Sample. Pediatrics, 142(3). (Read full article)
  11. Barney BJ, Amici F, Aureli F, Call J, Johnson VE (2015). Joint Bayesian Modeling of Binomial and Rank Data for Primate Cognition. J Am Stat Assoc, 110(510), 573-582. (Read full article)
  12. Barney BJ, Wang XS, Lu C, Liao Z, Johnson VE, Cleeland CS, Mendoza TR (2013). Prognostic value of patient-reported symptom interference in patients with late-stage lung cancer. Qual Life Res, 22(8), 2143-50. (Read full article)
  13. Page G, Barney B, McGuire A (2013). Effect of position, usage rate, and per game minutes played on NBA player production curves. J Quant Anal Sports, 9(4), 337-345. (Read full article)


  1. Mulcaire-Jones JP, Bailly DK, Frank DU, Verma AR, Barney BJ, Siefkes HM (2020). Spontaneous aortic thrombosis in neonates: a case report and review of literature. [Review]. Cardiol Young, 30(1), 95-99. (Read full article)