• 1068 Citations

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Research Interests

Dr. Welty's research interests include the application of biostatistics to psychiatry and environmental research and the development of software tools for reproducible research. She leads the development team for StatTag (stattag.org) - free, open-source software connecting Microsoft Word to R, SAS and Stata. She is also the lead biostatistician for the Northwestern Juvenile Project, a large-scale longitudinal study of psychiatric disorders and risky behaviors in delinquent youth, as well as NJP: NextGen, a study of the children of the original Northwestern Juvenile Project participants. She directs the Biostatistics Collaboration Center, Feinberg's core biostatistics resource for non-cancer research.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, The University of Chicago

… → 2003

Research interests

  • Biostatistics
  • Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology
  • HIV Infection
  • Health Disparities
  • Psychiatry

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  • Research Output

    • 1068 Citations
    • 39 Article
    • 3 Comment/debate
    • 3 Review article
    • 2 Letter

    Antibiotic prophylaxis after urethroplasty may offer no benefit

    Manjunath, A., Chen, L., Welty, L. J., Wong, V. J., Amarasekera, C., Gonzalez, C. M. & Hofer, M. D., May 1 2020, In : World journal of urology. 38, 5, p. 1295-1301 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Patterns of incarceration among youth after detention: A 16-year longitudinal study

    Harrison, A. J., Jakubowski, J. A., Abram, K. M., Teplin, L. A. & Welty, L. J., Jan 2020, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 108, 104516.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • The relationship between the number of available therapeutic options and government payer (medicare part D) spending on topical drug products

    Kwa, M. C., Tegtmeyer, K., Welty, L. J., Raney, S. G., Luke, M. C., Xu, S. & Kong, B., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Dermatological Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Approval-adjusted recall rates of high-risk medical devices from 2002-2016 across food and drug administration device categories

    Ghobadi, C. W., Janetos, T. M., Tsai, S., Beaumont, J. L., Welty, L., Walter, J. R. & Xu, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Issues in Law and Medicine. 34, 1, p. 77-92 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 1 Scopus citations