Matthew Fox, DSc
Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Epidemiology

MPH, Boston University School of Public Health
DSc, Boston University School of Public Health




Matthew Fox, DSc, MPH, is a Professor in the Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health at Boston University. Dr. Fox joined Boston University in 2001. His research interests include treatment outcomes in HIV-treatment programs, infectious disease epidemiology (with specific interests in HIV and pneumonia), and epidemiologic methods. Dr. Fox works on ways to improve retention in HIV-care programs in South Africa from the time of testing HIV-positive through long-term treatment. As part of this work, he is involved in analyses to assess the impact of changes in South Africa’s National Treatment Guidelines for HIV. Dr. Fox also does research on quantitative bias analysis and co-authored a book on these methods, Applying Quantitative Bias Analysis to Epidemiologic Data (http://www.springer.com/public+health/book/978-0-387-87960-4). He is also the host of a public health journal club podcast called Free Associations designed to help people stay current in the public health literature and think critically about the quality of research studies (https://bit.ly/30fPApj) and a podcast on Epidemiologic Methods called SERious Epi (https://seriousepi.blubrry.net/). He currently teaches a third-level epidemiologic methods class, Advanced Epidemiology as well as two other doctoral level epidemiologic methods courses. Dr. Fox is a graduate of the Boston University School of Public Health with a master’s degree in epidemiology and biostatistics and a doctorate in epidemiology.

Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Global Health


Center Faculty Member
Boston University School of Public Health
Center for Global Health & Development



2016 American Journal of Epidemiology and the Society for Epidemiologic Research: 10 Best Reviewers of the Year
2014 JAIDS: Top 5 Reviewer of the Year
2014 Society for Epidemiologic Research: Award for Best Poster
2014 Boston University School of Public Health: Award for Excellence in Teaching
2013 Boston University: as Member of Academy for Collaborative Innovation & Transformation
2012 Boston University Medical School: Member of the Emerging Leaders Forum
2012 Center for Scientific Review: Member of Early Career Reviewer Program
2012 Global Emergency Medicine Literature Review (GEMLR) Editorial Board Award
2012 Boston University School of Public Health: Award for Excellence in Teaching
2012 Boston University: Honorable Mentor Award
2010 Boston University School of Public Health: Award for Excellence in Teaching
2007 Society for Epidemiologic Research: Lilienfeld Prize
2005-2007 Boston University School of Public Health: Award for Excellence in Teaching
2004 McKinsey Award for Excellence


Testing the effectiveness of an evidence-based transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral therapy approach for improving HIV treatment o
03/15/2020 - 01/31/2025 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Mental Health
5R01MH121998-02

Providence/Boston Center for AIDS Research (CFAR): Core Support (Cores A, B, E, G, K, SWG)
07/01/2018 - 06/30/2022 (Multi PI of Sub-Project / SP)
The Miriam Hospital NIH NIAID
5P30AI042853-23

Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa
02/01/2015 - 06/30/2020 (Subcontract PI)
WITS Health Consortium (PTY) LTD NIH NIAID
5R01AI115979-05

Expert Technical Support of Innovative Antiretroviral (ART) Adherence Support Programmes in South Africa
01/07/2015 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
World Bank


Quantitative Bias Analysis
03/17/2016 - 03/31/2017 (Subcontract PI)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Inc HHS FDA


Develop Quantitative Bias Analysis Methodology for Post-Licensure Surveillance Epidemiologic Studies of Recently Licensed Biologic Products, Refine Quanitative Bias Analysis Statistical Tool
09/18/2014 - 09/17/2015 (Subcontract PI)
SciMetrika HHS FDA


Systematic Review to Support the Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Consolidated Guidelines
03/04/2015 - 06/30/2015 (PI)
World Health Organization


Develop Quantitative Bias Analysis Methodology for Post-Licensure Surveillance Epidemiologic Studies of Recently Licensed Biologic Products, Refine Quantitative Bias Analysis Statistical Tool and Prov
09/01/2012 - 09/23/2014 (Subcontract PI)
SciMetrika HHS FDA


Rates, Predictors and Mortality Impact of Losses from HIV Care in South Africa
09/25/2009 - 07/31/2014 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
5K01AI083097-05



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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2021 Testing the effectiveness of an evidence-based transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral therapy approach for improving HIV treatment outcomes among violence-affected and virally unsuppressed women in SA 5R01MH121998-02
2020 Testing the effectiveness of an evidence-based transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral therapy approach for improving HIV treatment outcomes among violence-affected and virally unsuppressed women in SA 1R01MH121998-01
2020 Testing the effectiveness of an evidence-based transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral therapy approach for improving HIV treatment outcomes among violence-affected and virally unsuppressed women in SA 1R01MH121998-01
2019 Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa 5R01AI115979-05 5
2018 Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa 5R01AI115979-04 5
2017 Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa 5R01AI115979-03 5
2016 Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa 5R01AI115979-02 5
2015 Analysis of National Lab Database to evaluate the HIV treatment rollout in South Africa 1R01AI115979-01 5
2013 Rates, Predictors and Mortality Impact of Losses from HIV Care in South Africa 5K01AI083097-05 60
2012 Rates, Predictors and Mortality Impact of Losses from HIV Care in South Africa 5K01AI083097-04 60
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  1. Nyakato P, Schomaker M, Fatti G, Tanser F, Euvrard J, Sipambo N, Fox MP, Haas AD, Yiannoutsos CT, Davies MA, Cornell M. Virologic non-suppression and early loss to follow up among pregnant and non-pregnant adolescents aged 15-19 years initiating antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a retrospective cohort study. J Int AIDS Soc. 2022 Jan; 25(1):e25870. PMID: 35032096
     
  2. Petersen JM, Barrett M, Ahrens KA, Murray EJ, Bryant AS, Hogue CJ, Mumford SL, Gadupudi S, Fox MP, Trinquart L. The confounder matrix: A tool to assess confounding bias in systematic reviews of observational studies of etiology. Res Synth Methods. 2021 Dec 26.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34954912
     
  3. Bouck Z, Tricco AC, Rosella LC, Ling V, Gomes T, Tadrous M, Fox MP, Scheim AI, Werb D. Validation of self-reported opioid agonist treatment among people who inject drugs using prescription dispensation records. Epidemiology. 2021 Nov 12. PMID: 34799473
     
  4. Petersen JM, Ranker LR, Barnard-Mayers R, MacLehose RF, Fox MP. A systematic review of quantitative bias analysis applied to epidemiological research. Int J Epidemiol. 2021 11 10; 50(5):1708-1730. PMID: 33880532
     
  5. Molino AR, Andersen KM, Sawyer SB, Ðoàn LN, Rivera YM, James BD, Fox MP, Murray EJ, D'Agostino McGowan L, Jarrett BA. The Expert Next Door: A Commentary on Interactions with Friends and Family During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic. Am J Epidemiol. 2021 Oct 07.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34618006; PMCID: PMC8513408; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwab245;
     
  6. Busey A, Asfaw A, Applebaum KM, O'Leary PK, Tripodis Y, Fox MP, Stokes AC, Boden LI. Mortality following workplace injury: Quantitative bias analysis. Ann Epidemiol. 2021 12; 64:155-160.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34607011; DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2021.09.015;
     
  7. Maskew M, Brennan AT, Venter WDF, Fox MP, Vezi L, Rosen S. Retention in care and viral suppression after same-day ART initiation: One-year outcomes of the SLATE I and II individually randomized clinical trials in South Africa. J Int AIDS Soc. 2021 10; 24(10):e25825.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34612601
     
  8. Zaniewski E, Brazier E, Ostinelli CHD, Wood R, Osler M, Technau KG, van Oosterhout JJ, Maxwell N, van Dijk J, Prozesky H, Fox MP, Bor J, Nash D, Egger M. Regression discontinuity analysis demonstrated varied effect of Treat-All on CD4 testing among Southern African countries. J Clin Epidemiol. 2021 Dec; 140:101-110.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34487837
     
  9. Jiang T, Gradus JL, Lash TL, Fox MP. Jiang et al. Respond to "Quantitative Bias Analysis". Am J Epidemiol. 2021 09 01; 190(9):1844-1845.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34467403; PMCID: PMC8408351; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwab009;
     
  10. Jiang T, Gradus JL, Lash TL, Fox MP. Addressing Measurement Error in Random Forests Using Quantitative Bias Analysis. Am J Epidemiol. 2021 09 01; 190(9):1830-1840.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33517416; PMCID: PMC8408353; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwab010;
     
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