Joseph R. Rausch, PhD

Quantitative Psychologist, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4336

Fax 513-636-7756

Email joseph.rausch@cchmc.org

Longitudinal data analysis; longitudinal RCTs; design and analysis of behavioral interventions; adherence to treatment regimens

Joseph Rausch, PhD, trained as a quantitative psychologist at the University of Notre Dame. His research focused on the analysis of change using longitudinal and time series data analytic techniques. Dr. Rausch has been published on the appropriate analysis of randomized longitudinal clinical trials and prospective longitudinal and time series data.

He is currently investigating novel applications of mixed-effects models for the analysis of longitudinal change on behavioral and medical outcomes.
BA: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2001.

MA: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2004.

PhD: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2006.

Modi AC, Rausch JR, Glauser TA. Early pediatric antiepileptic drug non-adherence is related to lower long term seizure freedom. Neurology.  2013. In press.

Shenk CE, Putnam FW, Rausch JR, Peugh JL, Noll JG. A longitudinal study of several potential mediators of the relationship between child maltreatment and PTSD symptoms. Dev Psychopathol. 2013. In press.

Modi AC, Ingerski LM, Rausch JR, Glauser TA, Drotar D. White coat adherence over the first year of therapy in pediatric epilepsy. J Pediatr. 2012 Oct:161(4): 695-9.

Beebe DW, Rausch J, Byars KC, Lanphear B, Yolton K. Persistent snoring in preschool children:  Predictors and behavioral and developmental correlates. Pediatrics. 2012 Sep;130(3):382-89.

Rausch JR, Hood KK, Delamater A, Shroff Pendley J, Rohan JM, Reeves G, Dolan L, Drotar D.  Changes in treatment adherence and glycemic control during the transition to adolescence in type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2012 Jun;35(6):1219-24.

Kelley K, Rausch JR. Sample size planning for longitudinal models: Accuracy in parameter estimation for polynomial change models. Psychol Methods. 2011 Dec;16(4):391-405.

Modi AC, Rausch JR, Glauser TA. Patterns of Nonadherence to Antiepileptic Drug Therapy in Children With Newly Diagnosed Epilepsy. JAMA. 2011 Apr 27;305(16):1669-76.

Stark LJ, Spear S, Boles R, Kuhl E, Ratcliff M, Scharf C, Bolling C, Rausch JR. A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of a Clinic and Home Based Behavioral Intervention to Decrease Obesity in Preschoolers. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Jan;19(1):134-41.

Rausch JR. Measures of glycemic variability and links with psychological functioning. Curr Diab Rep. 2010 Dec;10(6):415-21.

Rausch JR, Kelley K. A comparison of linear and mixture models for discriminant analysis under nonnormality. Behav Res Methods. 2009 Feb;41(1):85-98.

Promoting Treatment Adherence in Adolescent Leukemia. Co-Investigator. National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. 2012 - 2014.

Effects of Adolescent Sleep Restriction on Neural and Neurobehavioral Functioning. Statistician. National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.  2012 - 2014.

Clinic and Home Family Based Behavioral Treatment for Obese Preschoolers: LAUNCH. Co-Investigator.  National Institute of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. 2011 - 2016.

Nonadherence: Undermining Health Outcomes in Pediatric HSCT. Co-Investigator. National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. 2012 - 2017.

Supporting Treatment Adherence Regimens in Pediatric Epilepsy: The STAR Trial. Co-Investigator, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. 2013 - 2018.

Self-management of type 1 diabetes during adolescence. Co-Investigator.  National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. 2011 - 2018.