Erica E. M. Moodie
William Dawson Scholar
Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Biostatistics Program Director
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health
 McGill University

Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave West, Montreal, QC H3A 1A2
first_name . last_name @ mcgill . ca

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dynamic treatment regimes, causal inference,
longitudinal data, dose-response relationships, HIV.

...at McGill

BIOS 612:  Advanced Generalized Linear Models: Correlated Data
EPIB 659: Current Readings in Statistics
EPIB 607: Principles of Inferential Statistics in Medicine
...short courses:
Longitudinal data methods (15 hours)
Dynamic Treatment Regimes, Sequentially Randomized Trials, and Causal Inference (3 hours)
Marginal Strucutral Models (3 hours)

2006     Ph.D., Biostatistics, University of Washington.  
                   Thesis: Inference for optimal dynamic treatment regimes.
2004     M.Sc., Biostatistics, University of Washington.
2001      M.Phil., Epidemiology, University of Cambridge, UK.
                       Thesis: Modelling techniques for missing data: Intensive case-management versus standard
                       case-management for severe  psychosis.
2000     B.A. Mathematics and Statistics, University of Winnipeg.

FrontCover Chakraborty B. and Moodie E. E. M. (2013)

Statistical Methods for Dynamic Treatment Regimes: Reinforcement Learning, Causal Inference, and Personalized Medicine.

Springer (Statistics for Biology and Health series).

Wallace M. P. and Moodie E. E. M. (2015) Doubly-robust dynamic treatment regimen estimation via weighted least squares. To appear in Biometrics.

Saarela O., Stephens D. A., Moodie E. E. M., and Klein M. B. (2015) On Bayesian estimation of marginal structural models. (With Response to Discussion) To appear in Biometrics.

Schnitzer M., van der Laan M. J., Moodie E. E. M., and Platt R. W. (2014) Effect of breastfeeding on gastrointestinal infection in infants: A targeted maximum likelihood approach for clustered longitudinal data. Annals of Applied Statistics 8: 703-725.

Moodie E. E. M., Stephens D. A. and Klein M. B. (2014) A marginal structural model for multiple-outcome data. Statistics in Medicine 33: 1409-1425

Shortreed S.M. and Moodie E.E.M.
(2012) Estimating the optimal dynamic treatment regime for schizophrenia:
Evidence from the sequentially randomized CATIE Schizophrenia Study. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C. 61: 577–599.

Moodie E.E.M. and Richardson T.S. (2010)  Estimating optimal dynamic regimes: Correcting bias under the null. The Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 37: 126-146.

Moodie E.E.M., Richardson T.S., and Stephens D.A. (2007)
Demystifying optimal dynamic treatment regimes. Biometrics, 63(2): 447-455. 

Associate Editor, Biometrics
Associate Editor, JASA - Theory & Methods
Co-chair, STRATOS (STRengthening Analytical Thinking for Observational Studies) Causal Inference topic group
Regional Director, Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute


Causal Inference in Statistics and the Quantitative Sciences Workshop at the Banff International Research Station (BIRS), 3-8 May, 2009
Proceedings of the BIRS Workshop: Special Issue of the International Journal of Biostatistics
Statistical Methods for HIV Research Workshop, 14-15 April, 2011
Causal Inference in Health Research Workshop, 9-13 May, 2011
Proceedings of the CRM Workshop: Special Issue of the International Journal of Biostatistics


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