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Jennie Z. Ma

Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: PBHS Public Health Sciences Admin
Office location and address
Old Med School, Room 3871
21 Hospital Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Biostatistics
Biography

Dr. Jennie Ma is a Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Virginia, with a secondary appointment in Nephrology. Her research interests mainly focus on clinical outcomes research, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis, and clinical trials. As a biostatistician, Jennie has collaborated with many clinical investigators and contributed significantly to a broad range of clinical and biomedical studies for more than 20 years, such as research in nephrology, infectious disease, cardiology, and drug addictions. In these studies, Jennie has provided pivotal biostatistical support to every stage of the clinical and translational research, including study conception and design, acquisition of data, selection of appropriate and cutting-edge statistical methods, statistical analysis and interpretation, and scientific reporting. With sustaining efforts, she has authored and co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed publications including many top journals such as NEJM, JAMA, and Lancet.  She has served on the Editorial Board for a clinical journal, as well as on the Protocol Review Board and the Data and Safety Monitoring Board for the Clinical Trials Network of NIDA, NIH.

AHA Tobacco Regulatory Science and Addiction Center (A-TRAC)
Source: University of Mississippi Medical Center
July 01, 2017 – June 30, 2018
Exploration of the Biologic Basis for Underperformance of OPV and Rotavirus Vaccines in Bangladesh and India
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
November 16, 2010 – May 31, 2018
AHA Tobacco Regulatory Science and Addiction Center (A-TRAC)
Source: University of Mississippi Medical Center
September 01, 2016 – June 30, 2017
MD-PBHS Racial and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Anomalies CKD- YR03
Source: University of Tennessee
March 01, 2015 – February 29, 2016
MD-PBHS Racial and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Anomalies in CKD - YR2
Source: University of Tennessee
March 01, 2014 – February 28, 2015
MD-PBHS Racial and Cardiovascular RIsk Factor Anomalies in CKD
Source: University of Tennessee
March 15, 2013 – February 28, 2014