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photo Seo Young Park, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Biostatistics, and Clinical and Translational Science

Email: syp8@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-864-3022

Contact
Office: 200 Meyran Ave
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-864-3022
Fax: 412-586-9672
E-mail: syp8@pitt.edu
Education and Training
Education
BSc, Statistics and Mathematics, Seoul National University, 2004
PhD, Statistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010
Research Interest
Dr. Park joined the faculty in 2011 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Institute for Clinical Research Education and Center for Research on Health Care Data Center. She collaborates with investigators on the development of clinical research projects. Before joining the University of Pittsburgh, she worked as a Research Associate (Assistant Professor) in the Biostatistics Lab, Department of Health Studies, at the University of Chicago. Her research interests are in disease prediction models, modern regression techniques, high-dimensional data analysis, variable selection techniques, bioinformatics, and clinical trials.
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Selected Publications:
Park, S. Y., Liu, Y., Liu, D., Scholl, P. Multicategory Composite Least Squares Classifiers. Statistical analysis and data mining. 2010; 3(4): 272-286.
Lewis, S. E., Nocon, R. S., Tang, H., Park, S. Y., Vable, A. M., Casalino, L. P., Huang, E. S., Quinn, M. T., Burnet, D. L., Summerfelt, W. T., Birnberg, J. M., Chin, M. H. Patient-centered medical home characteristics and staff morale in safety net clinics. Archives of internal medicine. 2012; 172(1): 23-31.
Feingold, B., Park, S. Y., Comer, D. M., Moore, C. G., Webber, S. A., Bryce, C. L. Outcomes after listing with a requirement for a prospective crossmatch in pediatric heart transplantation. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation. 2013; 32(1): 56-62.
Churpek, M. M., Yuen, T. C., Park, S. Y., Gibbons, R., Edelson, D. P. Using electronic health record data to develop and validate a prediction model for adverse outcomes in the wards. Critical care medicine. 2014; 42(4): 841-8.
Albano, G. D., Zhao, J., Etling, E. B., Park, S. Y., Hu, H., Trudeau, J. B., Profita, M., Wenzel, S. E. IL-13 desensitizes ß2-adrenergic receptors in human airway epithelial cells through a 15-lipoxygenase/G protein receptor kinase 2 mechanism. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology. 2015; 135(5): 1144-53.
Sponsored Research/Activities
Title: Genetic Influences on Epileptogenesis and Biosuseptibility to Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: CURE Epilepsy
Grant Number: RES
Start Year: 2017
End Year: 2018
Title: A Cluster Randomized Trial of a Supportive Care Intervention (CONNECT) for Patients with Advanced Cancer
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Cancer Institute
Grant Number: R01 CA197103
Start Year: 2016
End Year: 2021
Title: University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute (KL2)
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
Grant Number: KL2 TR001856
Start Year: 2016
End Year: 2021
Title: Immune Airway-Epithelial Interactions in Steroid-Refractory Severe Asthma - Project 2
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Grant Number: P01 AI106684
Start Year: 2015
End Year: 2020
Title: Immune Airway-Epithelial Interactions in Steroid-Refractory Severe Asthma - Project 2
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Grant Number: P01 AI106684
Start Year: 2015
End Year: 2020
Title: SPLUNC1 in Severe Asthma
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: R01 HL125128
Start Year: 2015
End Year: 2019
Title: Utilization of Quantitatiave ECG Measures During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: R01 HL117979
Start Year: 2014
End Year: 2018
Title: Improving the Robustness of the Ex Vivo Challenge Assay
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: Magee Womens Research Institute and Foundation/Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Start Year: 2014
End Year: 2016
Title: SMS-based Ecological Assessments and Interventions to Young Adults that Present to the Emergency Department
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: Emergency Medicine Foundation
Start Year: 2012
End Year: 2015
Title: Microbicide Safety and Acceptability in Young Men
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: Magee Womens Hospital/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Grant Number: R01 HD059533
Start Year: 2012
End Year: 2015
Title: The Emphysematous Microenvironment Promotes Lung Tumorigenesis and Progression
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: R01 HL107883
Start Year: 2012
End Year: 2015
Title: Implications and Stability of Clinical and Molecular Phenotypes of Severe Asthma
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: U10 HL109152
Start Year: 2011
End Year: 2017
Title: Enhanced Clinical Diagnosis of Early Osteoarthritis
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Institute of Arthristis, Muscoskel, & Skin Disease
Grant Number: R01 AR052784
Start Year: 2011
End Year: 2016
Title: Incidence, Outcomes and ECG Predictors of Re-arrest in Prehospital Cardiac Arrest
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: R21 R21
Start Year: 2011
End Year: 2013
Title: AsthmaNet: Phenotypic Influences on Asthma Treatments
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute
Grant Number: U10 HL098177
Start Year: 2009
End Year: 2016
Title: University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute - Research Education Core
Role: Biostatistician
Funding Agency: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
Grant Number: UL1 TR000005
Start Year: 2011
End Year: 2016