Marshall M. Joffe, MD, MPH, PhD



Marshall M. Joffe, MD, MPH, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics

Dr. Joffe's research centers on statistical methods for estimating the causal effects of time-varying treatments and exposures in epidemiology and medicine. He is the principal investigator of a NIH-funded R01 on Analysis of Case-Control Follow-up Studies. His specific methodological interests include confounding by variables affected by treatment, the effects of noncompliance, the sensitivity of inference to assumptions about temporal ordering of variables, confounding by indication, dealing with unmeasured confounders, and observational assessment of screening efficacy. Dr. Joffe is also involved in funded collaborative work in nephrology.


Content Area Specialties

Adherence, renal epidemiology

Methodology Specialties

Causal inference, longitudinal methods

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