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.


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

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


Susan Hwang (Student): Research Fellowship at Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc.
09/01/2013 - 05/31/2014 (PI)
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research


Metabolomic Biomarkers of Early Myocardial Injury (Xuan Liu, student research assistant)
02/10/2014 - 05/02/2014 (PI)
Massachusetts General Hospital NIH NHLBI
5R01HL098280-04

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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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  1. Pereira J, Greene K, Sullivan L, Zinkie Mendis S, Rutkowski N, Lawlor P, Grassau P. A Technology-Enabled Solution to Manage Referrals to Hospice and Palliative Care Beds: The Ottawa SMART System as a Case Study. Healthc Q. 2018 Jan; 20(4):63-67. PMID: 29595431.
     
  2. 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.
     
  3. 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.
     
  4. 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.
     
  5. 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. PMID: 28755751.
     
  6. 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;.
     
  7. Sullivan LM, Weinberg J, Keaney JF. Common Statistical Pitfalls in Basic Science Research. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Sep 29; 5(10).View Related Profiles. PMID: 27688237.
     
  8. Haring R, Enserro D, Xanthakis V, Mitchell GF, Benjamin EJ, Hamburg NM, Sullivan L, Nauck M, Wallaschofski H, Vasan RS. Plasma Fibroblast Growth Factor 23: Clinical Correlates and Association With Cardiovascular Disease and Mortality in the Framingham Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jul 06; 5(7).View Related Profiles. PMID: 27385427; DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.116.003486;.
     
  9. Magnani JW, Wang N, Benjamin EJ, Garcia ME, Bauer DC, Butler J, Ellinor PT, Kritchevsky S, Marcus GM, Newman A, Phillips CL, Sasai H, Satterfield S, Sullivan LM, Harris TB. Atrial Fibrillation and Declining Physical Performance in Older Adults: The Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2016 May; 9(5):e003525.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27052031; PMCID: PMC4826757; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCEP.115.003525;.
     
  10. Andersson C, Enserro D, Sullivan L, Wang TJ, Januzzi JL, Benjamin EJ, Vita JA, Hamburg NM, Larson MG, Mitchell GF, Vasan RS. Relations of circulating GDF-15, soluble ST2, and troponin-I concentrations with vascular function in the community: The Framingham Heart Study. Atherosclerosis. 2016 May; 248:245-51.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26972631; PMCID: PMC5018232; DOI: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2016.02.013;.
     
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Bar chart showing 228 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2004

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