Lisa M. Sullivan, PhD
Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Biostatistics

PhD, Boston University
MA, Boston University



Lisa Sullivan is the Associate Dean for Education at the School of Public Health. She has a PhD in Statistics and is Professor of Biostatistics and former Chair of the Department of Biostatistics.  She teaches Biostatistics and Quantitative Methods for Public Health and was instrumental in developing a minor program in public health which is open to undergraduate students at Boston University. She served as Principal Investigator of the Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics from 2003-2015, which was designed to promote interest in the field of biostatistics and its many exciting career opportunities. Lisa is co-author of a textbook entitled Introductory Applied Biostatistics, author of Essentials of Biostatistics in Public Health (currently in its third edition) and Editor-in-Chief of the Encyclopedia of Clinical Trials. She is the recipient of numerous teaching awards for excellence in teaching, including the Association for Schools of Public Health/Pfizer Award for Teaching Excellence. Lisa is a senior statistician on the Framingham Heart Study working primarily in developing and disseminating cardiovascular risk functions. She has expertise in multidisciplinary research projects including a variety of projects in cardiovascular disease, a large epidemiological study to assess the association between alcohol exposure in pregnancy and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), studies to improve methods for prenatal diagnosis and a clinical trial to improve repetitive behaviors in children affected with autism.

Associate Dean for Education
Boston University School of Public Health


Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Medicine
Clinical Epi Research & Training

Boston Medical Center



2013 Boston Chapter of the American Statistical Association: Mosteller Statistician of the Year
2013 Massachusetts ACE National Network of Women Leaders : Leadership Award
2011 American Statistical Association, Section on Teaching Statistics in the Health Sciences: Outstanding Teaching Award
2008 Association of Schools of Public Health: ASPH/Pfizer Award for Teaching Excellence
2007 Circulation: Best Paper Award in the Population Sciences
2000-2001 Boston University: Metcalf Award for Excellence in Teaching
1999-2000 Boston University School of Public Health: Normal A. Scotch Award for Excellence in Teaching


BOSTON UNIVERSITY SUMMER INSTITUTE IN BIOSTATISTICS
03/01/2013 - 02/28/2016 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
5T15HL097791-06

QIANG ZHAO (STUDENT): STATISTICAL RESEARCH IN CLINICAL TRIALS (PROMETRIKA, LLC)
09/01/2014 - 08/31/2015 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

JEREMIAH PEREZ (STUDENT): CLINICAL TRIALS RESEARCH PROJECT (HCRI)
09/01/2014 - 08/31/2015 (PI)
Harvard Clinical Research Institute

ELIZABETH KANE (STUDENT): NOVEL BIOMARKERS OF CARDIOVASCULAR AGING
09/01/2014 - 08/31/2015 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. Ellison Foundation

BILLING AGREEMENT: OFF-CAMPUS FUNDING FOR ELLEN GURARY
09/01/2013 - 04/30/2015 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc.

CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDIC AND MUSCULOSKELETAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM
07/01/2013 - 04/30/2015 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NIAMS
5T32AR055885-07

YICHENG MA (STUDENT): STATISTICAL RESEARCH IN CLINICAL TRIALS
09/01/2014 - 04/26/2015 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

SOUDEH ANSARI CHAHARSOUGHI (STUDENT): STATISTICAL RESEARCH IN CLINICAL TRIALS (PROMETRIKA, LLC)
09/01/2014 - 04/26/2015 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

YICHENG MA (GRADUATE STUDENT): STATISTICAL RESEARCH IN CLINICAL TRIALS
09/02/2013 - 09/01/2014 (PI)
Prometrika, Inc.

ELIZABETH KANE (STUDENT): STATISTICAL RESEARCH IN CLINICAL TRIALS
09/01/2013 - 08/31/2014 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. Ellison Foundation

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2015 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 5T15HL097791-06
2014 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 5T15HL097791-05
2013 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 2T15HL097791-04
2011 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostastics 5T15HL097791-03
2010 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostastics 5T15HL097791-02
2009 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostastics 1T15HL097791-01
2009 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 5T15HL075881-07
2008 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 5T15HL075881-06
2007 Boston University Summer Institute in Biostatistics 2T15HL075881-05
2006 ORAL CYCLOPHOSPHAMIDE VS ORAL PLACEBO IN SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS PULMONARY ALVEOLITIS 5M01RR000533-38-5637 429
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Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Joshi PP, Quintiliani LM, McCarthy AC, Gilmore A, Mahesri M, Sullivan LM, Apovian CM. A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial in Behavioral Weight Management for Underserved Postpartum African American Women: The RENEW Study. Prev Chronic Dis. 2018 06 14; 15:E77.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29908054.
     
  2. Sullivan L, Magaña L, Galea S. Peering into the future of public health teaching. Lancet Public Health. 2018 Jun; 3(6):e268.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29884431.
     
  3. Sullivan L, Galea S. A Vision for Graduate Public Health Education. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Nov/Dec; 23(6):553-555.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28957902.
     
  4. Zachariah JP, Quiroz R, Enserro D, Andersson C, Keaney JF, Sullivan LM, Vasan RS. Association of Parental Obesity and Diabetes Mellitus With Circulating Adipokines in Nonobese Nondiabetic Offspring. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Jul 16; 6(7).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28713075.
     
  5. Zachariah JP, Quiroz R, Nelson KP, Teng Z, Keaney JF, Sullivan LM, Vasan RS. Prospective Relation of Circulating Adipokines to Incident Metabolic Syndrome: The Framingham Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Jul 16; 6(7).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28713076.
     
  6. Dukes K, Tripp T, Willinger M, Odendaal H, Elliott AJ, Kinney HC, Robinson F, Petersen JM, Raffo C, Hereld D, Groenewald C, Angal J, Hankins G, Burd L, Fifer WP, Myers MM, Hoffman HJ, Sullivan L. Drinking and smoking patterns during pregnancy: Development of group-based trajectories in the Safe Passage Study. Alcohol. 2017 Aug; 62:49-60.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28755751.
     
  7. Sullivan LW. Data visualization. American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center. Dallas. 2017.
  8. Sullivan LW. Getting students engaged in biostatistics. Jones & Bartlett Learning. Burlington. 2017.
  9. Dufouil C, Beiser A, McLure LA, Wolf PA, Tzourio C, Howard VJ, Westwood AJ, Himali JJ, Sullivan L, Aparicio HJ, Kelly-Hayes M, Ritchie K, Kase CS, Pikula A, Romero JR, D'Agostino RB, Samieri C, Vasan RS, Chêne G, Howard G, Seshadri S. Revised Framingham Stroke Risk Profile to Reflect Temporal Trends. Circulation. 2017 Mar 21; 135(12):1145-1159.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28159800; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.021275;.
     
  10. Sullivan LM, Weinberg J, Keaney JF. Common Statistical Pitfalls in Basic Science Research. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 09 29; 5(10).View Related Profiles. PMID: 27688237.
     
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Bar chart showing 246 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 20 publications in 2004

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