Joseph Massaro, PhD
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Biostatistics

PhD, Boston University
MA, Boston University

Joe Massaro is Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Mathematics and Statistics. He currently teaches Applied Statistical Methods in Clinical Trials I and II in the Department of Biostatistics. He has won several teaching awards at the School of Public Health for these courses. Joe currently also serves as Managing Director of Biostatistics and Data Management at Harvard Clinical Research Institute, a contract research organization providing statistical and data management services for the device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Overall, he has over 15 years experience in the design and statistical analysis of clinical trials, and has co-authored several clinical trials-related articles. Joe also performs longitudinal statistical analysis for the Framingham Heart Study, assessing risk factors for cardiovascular disease and dementia. In addition, he assists in the oversight of data management at the Framingham Heart Study. He has been with the Department of Biostatistics and the Framingham Heart Study since 1998.

Framingham Heart Study

Boston Medical Center

Muscle mass and strength cutpoints in persons at risk of mobility disability
09/30/2015 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NIA

Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for Swallowing Recovery After a Dysphagic Stroke
06/01/2016 - 05/31/2018 (PI)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, In NIH NIDCD

Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Joseph Massaro
03/01/2017 - 02/28/2018 (PI)
Miami VA Healthcare System

Personnel agreement for the research services of Joseph Massaro
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2017 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for Swallowing Recovery After a Dysphagic Stroke
06/01/2016 - 05/31/2017 (PI)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, In NIH NIDCD

Prometrika, LLC: Statistical Research in Clinical Trials - Baiyun Yao
09/04/2012 - 04/28/2013 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

Prometrika, LLC: Statistical Research in Clinical Trials
09/01/2011 - 04/30/2012 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

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  1. Patel MS, Benjamin EJ, Volpp KG, Fox CS, Small DS, Massaro JM, Lee JJ, Hilbert V, Valentino M, Taylor DH, Manders ES, Mutalik K, Zhu J, Wang W, Murabito JM. Effect of a Game-Based Intervention Designed to Enhance Social Incentives to Increase Physical Activity Among Families: The BE FIT Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Oct 02.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28973115.
  2. Ferencik M, Pencina KM, Liu T, Ghemigian K, Baltrusaitis K, Massaro JM, D''Agostino RB, O''Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Coronary Artery Calcium Distribution Is an Independent Predictor of Incident Major Coronary Heart Disease Events: Results From the Framingham Heart Study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Oct; 10(10). PMID: 28956774.
  3. Massaro JM, Murabito JM, Au R, Carnahan E, Morgan TS, Murray C, Fisher ES, Nelson EC, Lim SS, D'Agostino RB. Evidence on the Validity of a Comprehensive Health Risk Index and Implications for Ambulatory Care and Population Health Management. J Ambul Care Manage. 2017 Oct/Dec; 40(4):297-304.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28350635; DOI: 10.1097/JAC.0000000000000177;.
  4. Yano Y, O''Donnell CJ, Kuller L, Kavousi M, Erbel R, Ning H, D''Agostino R, Newman AB, Nasir K, Hofman A, Lehmann N, Dhana K, Blankstein R, Hoffmann U, Möhlenkamp S, Massaro JM, Mahabadi AA, Lima JAC, Ikram MA, Jöckel KH, Franco OH, Liu K, Lloyd-Jones D, Greenland P. Association of Coronary Artery Calcium Score vs Age With Cardiovascular Risk in Older Adults: An Analysis of Pooled Population-Based Studies. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Sep 01; 2(9):986-994. PMID: 28746709.
  5. Kandzari DE, Mauri L, Koolen JJ, Massaro JM, Doros G, Garcia-Garcia HM, Bennett J, Roguin A, Gharib EG, Cutlip DE, Waksman R. Ultrathin, bioresorbable polymer sirolimus-eluting stents versus thin, durable polymer everolimus-eluting stents in patients undergoing coronary revascularisation (BIOFLOW V): a randomised trial. Lancet. 2017 Aug 26.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28851504.
  6. Pursnani A, Massaro JM, D''Agostino RB, O''Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Guideline-Based Statin Eligibility, Cancer Events, and Noncardiovascular Mortality in the Framingham Heart Study. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Sep 01; 35(25):2927-2933. PMID: 28700275.
  7. Aparicio HJ, Petrea RE, Massaro JM, Manning WJ, Oyama-Manabe N, Beiser AS, Kase CS, D''Agostino RB, Wolf PA, Vasan RS, DeCarli C, O''Donnell CJ, Seshadri S. Association of descending thoracic aortic plaque with brain atrophy and white matter hyperintensities: The Framingham Heart Study. Atherosclerosis. 2017 Oct; 265:305-311.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28673480.
  8. Secemsky EA, Yeh RW, Kereiakes DJ, Cutlip DE, Steg PG, Massaro JM, Apruzzese PK, Mauri L. Extended Duration Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Coronary Stenting Among Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease: A Subanalysis of the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 May 08; 10(9):942-954. PMID: 28473118; DOI: 10.1016/j.jcin.2017.02.013;.
  9. Secemsky EA, Yeh RW, Kereiakes DJ, Cutlip DE, Cohen DJ, Steg PG, Cannon CP, Apruzzese PK, D''Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Mauri L. Mortality Following Cardiovascular and Bleeding Events Occurring Beyond 1 Year After Coronary Stenting: A Secondary Analysis of the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (DAPT) Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 May 01; 2(5):478-487. PMID: 28297015; DOI: 10.1001/jamacardio.2017.0063;.
  10. Joshi PH, Miller PE, Martin SS, Jones SR, Massaro JM, D''Agostino RB, Kulkarni KR, Sponseller C, Toth PP. Greater remnant lipoprotein cholesterol reduction with pitavastatin compared with pravastatin in HIV-infected patients. AIDS. 2017 Apr 24; 31(7):965-971. PMID: 28121706; DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001423;.
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