Bin Huang, PhD

Biostatistician, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Affiliated Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Cincinnati A&S College

Phone 513-636-6712



Biostatistics; puberty; substance use/abuse; STI; GE interaction; quality of life


Statistics mediation analyses, causal inference, clinical effectiveness research, and statistics modeling of electronic medical records and clinical registry data

Dr. Huang earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (1991) and a Master of Science degree in mathematical statistics (1995) and a PhD in biostatistics (2001) from the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Huang joined Cincinnati Children’s in 1999 as a biostatistician and was promoted to a research associate in 2002. She started faculty appointment in 2003 at the rank of research assistant professor of pediatrics. In 2008 she received an affiliated assistant professor appointment with the University of Cincinnati Department of Mathematical Sciences, and in 2009 she was promoted to the rank of research associate professor of pediatrics and mathematical sciences within the UC College of Medicine. Dr. Huang actively collaborates with researchers in adolescent health, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, health disparity, health related quality of life (HRQoL), patient-reported outcomes (PRO), injury prevention and sports medicine.

BS: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 1991.

MS: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1995.

PhD: Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2002.

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Seid M, Huang B, Niehaus S, Brunner HI, Lovell DJ. Determinants of health-related quality of life in children newly diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Feb;66(2):263-9.

Huang B, Giannini EH, Lovell DJ, Ding L, Liu Y, Hashkes PJ. Enhancing crossover trial design for rare disease: limiting ineffective exposure and increasing study power by enabling patient choice to escape early. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2014 Jul;38(2): 204-212.

Beck AF, Huang B, Simmons JM, Moncrief T, Sauers HS, Chen C, Ryan PH, Newman NC, Kahn RS. Role of Financial and social hardships in asthma racial disparities. Pediatrics. 2014;133(3): 431-9.

Beck AF, Moncrief T, Huang B, Simmons JM, Sauers H, Chen C, Kahn RS. Inequalities in neighborhood child asthma admission rates and underlying community characteristics in one US County. J Pediatr. 2013;163(2): 574-80.

Hashkes PJ, Spalding SJ, Giannini EH, Huang B, et al. Rilonacept for Colchicine Resistant for Intolerant Familial Mediterranean Fever: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2012;157:533-41.

Beck AF, Simmons JM, Huang B, Kahn RS. Geomedicine: Using area-based socioeconomic measures to assess risk of reutilization among children admitted for asthma. AJPH. 2012;102(12):2308-14.

Huang B, Hillman J, Ding, L, Biro FM, Dorn LD, Susman EJ. Correspondence Between Gonadal Steroid Hormone Concentrations and Secondary Sexual Characteristics Assessed by Clinicians, Adolescents, and Parents. Journal of Research on Adolescence. 2012;22(2), 381-391.

Huang J, Huang B*. Proportion of Treatment Effects Explained by a Continuous Surrogate Marker in Randomized Clinical Trial. Statistics in Pharmaceutical Research. 2010;2(2): 229-238. (*corresponding author).

Huang B, Biro FM, Dorn LD. Determination of Relative Timing of Pubertal Maturation through Ordinal Logistic Modeling: Evaluation of Growth and Timing Parameters. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2009;45(4): 383-8.

Huang B, Sivaganasen S, Succop P, Goodman E. Statistical assessment of mediational effects for logistic mediational models. Statistics in Medicine. 2004;23(17):2713-28.

Epidemiologic Impact of HPV Vaccination. Co-investigator (PI, J Kahn). Jan 2013–Dec 2017.

Inpatient Asthma Care for Children: Adding a Place-Based Community-Focused Approach. Statistics Advisor (PI, Beck). National Institutes of Health. July 2014–June 2019.

Prospective Study of Biomechanics and Early Degeneration after ACL Reconstruction. Co-investigator (PI, Paterno/Schemit). National Institutes of Health / National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. April 2014-March 2016.