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Faculty Affairs: Faculty Interests Database Scott W. Keith

Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson Medical College
Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
Division of Biostatistics
Assistant Professor
Appointed: 2008
Mailing Address Contact Information
1015 Chestnut St., Suite M100
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107
United States
Phone: 215-503-9876
Fax: 215-503-3804
BA, University of Vermont, Mathematics, 1998
MS, University of New Orleans, Mathematics, 2004
PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Biostatistics, 2008
Expertise and Research Interests
My research interests include nonlinear modeling methodologies for binary and survival endpoints, pharmacoepidemiologic and epidemiologic research on cancer and hospitalization endpoints, and modeling the effects of obesity and weight loss on health outcomes including mortality, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and headaches.
Biostatistics; Obesity Research; Pharmacoepidemiology; Cancer Epidemiology; Nonlinear Modeling; Survival Analysis
  • For my most recent publications list, please enter this string into your web browser: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term="keith sw"[au]
  • 1. Keith SW, Redden DT, Katzmarzyk P, Boggiano MM, Hanlon EC, Benca RM, Ruden D, Pietrobelli A, Barger J, Fontaine K, Wang C, Arronne L, Wright S, Baskin M, Dhurandhar N, Lijoi M, Grilo CM, De Luca M, Allison DB. (2006) Putative Contributors to the Secular Increase in Obesity: Exploring the Roads Less Traveled. International Journal of Obesity; 30:1585-94.
  • 2. Elobeid MA, Desmond R, Thomas O, Keith SW, Allison DB. (2007) Waist circumference values are increasing beyond that expected from body mass index increases. Obesity;15:2380-3.
  • 3. Keith SW, Wang C, Fontaine KR, Allison DB. (2008) BMI and headache among women: Results from 11 epidemiologic datasets. Obesity;16:377-83.
  • 4. Muzumdar R, Allison DB, Ma X, Atzmon G, Einstein FH, Fishman S, McVei T, Keith SW, Nir Barzilai. (2008) Visceral Adipose Tissue Modulates Mammalian Longevity. Aging Cell;7:438-40.
  • 5. Gadbury G, Supapapkorn T, Coffey CS, Keith SW, Allison DB. (2008) Application of potential outcomes to an intentional weight loss latent variable problem. Statistics and Its Interface;1:87-97.
  • 6. Yi N, Ding S, Keith SW, Coffey CS, & Allison DB. (2008) Bayesian analysis of the effect of intentional weight loss on mortality rate. International Journal of Body Composition Research;6(4):185192.
  • 7. Andrel JA, Keith SW, Leiby BE. (2009) Meta-analysis: A brief introduction. Clinical and Translational Science;2:374-8.
  • 8. McAllister EJ, Dhurandhar NV, Keith SW, Aronne LJ, Barger J, Baskin M, Benca RM, Bigio J, Boggiano MM, Eisenmann JC, Elobeid M, Fontaine KR, Gluckman P, Hanlon EC, Katzmarzyk P, Pietrobelli A, Redden DT, Ruden DM, Wang C, Waterland RA, Wright SM, Allison DB. (2009) Ten Putative Contributors to the Obesity Epidemic. Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition;49:868-913.
  • 9. Keith SW, Fontaine KR, Pajewski NM, Mehta T, Allison DB. (2011) Use of self-reported height and weight biases the body mass index-mortality association. International Journal of Obesity;35(3):401-8.
  • 10. Ussai KE, Keith SW, Pequignot E, Falkner B. (2011) Risk Factors Associated with Urinary Albumin Excretion in African Americans. Journal of Human Hypertension;25:3-10.
  • 11. Martinez Cantarin MP, Keith SW, Huan Y, DeLoach S, Falkner B. (2011) Relationship of adiponectin and inflammatory cytokines with insulin sensitivity in African Americans. American Journal of the Medical Sciences;342:192-7.
  • 12. DeLoach S, Huan Y, Keith SW, Falkner B. (2011) Relationship of blood pressure and obesity with inflammatory cytokines among African Americans. Therapeutic Advances in Cardiovascular Disease;5:149-157.
  • 13. Huan Y, Deloach S, Keith SW, Pequignot EC, Falkner B. (2011) High blood pressure and obesity increase the risk of abnormal glucose tolerance in young adult African Americans. J Clin Hypertens;13:397-403.
  • 14. Clary MS, Keith SW, Boon MS, Spiegel JR. (2011) Efficacy of large diameter dilatation in cricopharyngeal dysfunction. The Laryngoscope;121:2521-5.
  • 15. Eldredge HB, Stedenski M, Keith SW, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Dicker AP, Showalter TN. (2011) Post-prostatectomy image-guided radiation therapy: Evaluation of toxicity and interfraction variation using online conebeam CT. J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol;55:507-15.
  • 16. Takakuwa K, Keith SW, Estepa A, Shofer F. (2011) A meta-analysis of 64-section coronary CT angiography findings for predicting 30 day major adverse cardiac events in patients presenting with symptoms suggestive of acute coronary syndrome. Academic Radiology;18:1522-8.
  • 17. Fontaine KR, McCubrey R, Mehta T, Pajewski NM, Keith SW, Bangalore SS, Crespo CJ, Allison DB. (2012) Body Mass Index and Mortality Rate among Hispanic Adults: A Pooled Analysis of Multiple Epidemiologic Datasets. International Journal of Obesity;36:1121-6.
  • 18. Showalter TN, Ohri N, Teti KA, Foley KA, Keith SW, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Dicker AP, Hoffman-Censits J, Pizzi LT, Gomella LG. (2012) Physician beliefs and practices for adjuvant and salvage radiation therapy after prostatectomy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys;82:e233-8.
  • 19. Huan Y, DeLoach S, Keith SW, Goodfriend TL, Falkner B. (2012) Aldosterone and aldosterone:renin ratio associations with insulin resistance and blood pressure in African Americans. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension;6:56-65.
  • 20. Whellan DJ, Droogan CJ, Fitzpatrick J, Adams S, Girampaolo M, Andrel J, Mather P, Rubin S, Bonita R, Keith S. (2012) Change in intrathoracic impedance measures during acute decompensated heart failure admission: Results from the diagnostic data for discharge in heart failure patients (3D-HF) pilot study. Journal of Cardiac Failure;18:107-12.
  • 21. Shen X, Keith SW, Mishra MV, Dicker AP, Showalter TN. (2012) The impact of brachytherapy on prostate cancer-specific mortality for definitive radiation therapy of high-grade prostate cancer: a population-based analysis. International Journal of Radiation Oncology;83:1154-9.
  • 22. Slenker AK, Keith SW, Horn DL. (2012) 211 Cases of Candida Osteomyelitis: 17 Case Reports and a Review of the Literature. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease;73:89-93.
  • 23. Mishra MV, Keith SW, Shen X, Biswas T. (2013) Primary pancreatic lymphoma: A population-based analysis using the SEER Program. Am J Clin Oncol;36:38-43.
  • 24. Falkner B, DeLoach S, Keith SW, Gidding S. (2013) High Risk Blood Pressure and Obesity Increase the Risk for Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in African-American Adolescents. The Journal of Pediatrics;162:94-100.
  • 25. Keith SW, Maio V, Dudash K, Templin M, Del Canale S. (2013) A physician-focused intervention to reduce potentially inappropriate medications prescribing to older people. Drugs & Aging;30:119-27.
  • 26. Shen X, Pramila A, Keith SW, Wojcieszynksi A, Mishra MV, Bar-Ad V, Showalter TN. (in press) Radiation therapy use and outcomes among older women with ER positive and ER negative stage I breast cancer. American Journal of Clinical Oncology.
  • 27. Mishra MV, Champ CE, Keith SW, Showalter TN, Anne PR, Lawrence YA, Bar-Ad V. (in press) Conditional survival probabilities for patients with resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma. American Journal of Clinical Oncology.
  • 28. Mehta T, McCubrey R, Pajewski NM, Keith SW, Allison DB, Crespo CJ, Fontaine KR. (in press) Does Obesity Associate with Mortality among Hispanic Persons?: Results from the National Health Interview Survey. Obesity.
  • 29. Martinez Cantarin MP, Waldman S, Cataldo D, Frank AM, Maley WR, Ramirez CB, Keith SW, Falkner BF. (2013) Adiponectins adipose tissue production is increased in end stage renal disease. Kidney International;83:487-94.
  • 30. Clancy Z, Keith SW, Rabinowitz C, Ceccarelli M, Gagne JJ, Maio V. (2013) Statins and colorectal cancer risk: a longitudinal study. Cancer Causes & Control;24:777-82.
  • 31. DeLoach S, Keith SW, Gidding SS, Falkner BF. (in press) Obesity associated inflammation in African American adolescents and adults. American Journal of Medical Sciences.
  • 32. Keith SW, Fontaine KR, Allison DB. (2013) Mortality rate and overweight: Overblown or underestimated? A commentary on a recent meta-analysis of the associations of BMI and mortality. Molecular Metabolism; 2:65-8.
  • 33. Gidding SS, Palermo RA, DeLoach SS, Keith SW, Falkner B. (in press) Associations of Cardiac Structure with Obesity, Blood Pressure, Inflammation, and Insulin Resistance in African American Adolescents. Pediatric Cardiology.
  • 34. Pracilio VP, Keith SW, McAna J, Rossi G, Brianti E, Fabi M, Maio V. (in press) Primary care units in Emilia-Romagna, Italy: An assessment of organizational culture. American Journal of Medical Quality.
  • 35. Zaorsky NG, Siglin J, Den RB, Keith SW, Showalter TN, Dicker AP, Bar-Ad V. (in press) The responsibilities of a chief resident in radiation oncology: Results of a national survey. IJROBP.
  • 36. Lopatto J, Keith SW, Del Canale S, Templin M, Maio V. (in press) Evaluating Sustained Quality Improvements: Long-term Effectiveness of a Physician Focused Intervention to Reduce Potentially Inappropriate Medication Prescribing in an Older Population. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics.

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