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Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

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Biography & Affiliation

Biography

Dr. King provides leadership to administrative and data coordinating centers in the areas of congenital heart disease and pediatric obesity. Dr. King is highly involved in multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary clinical research studies and provides biostatistical leadership in the design, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of research results . She has industry experience in drug discovery, early and late stage drug development, commercialization, and market support for pharmaceutical products and has provided statistical leadership for regulatory interactions and submissions.

Dr. King is a fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) and has served on the board of directors. She has held leadership positions for the Council of Sections Governing Board and the Advisory Committee for Continuing Education in the ASA. She served as associate editor for the Journal of Statistical Education and statistical reviewer for scientific journals. Dr. King mentors junior faculty, staff and students in DBE and the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Heart Institute. She is the primary instructor of “Statistical Principles for Clinical Research Studies” in the UC College of Pharmacy.

Research Interests

Clinical trials; data coordinating centers; data management; cardiac; pediatric obesity; gastrointestinal; health learning networks

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Department

Biostatistics

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Education

BS: Regis College, Weston, MA, 1976.

MS: University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 1980.

PhD: Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 1988.

Publications

Elevated serum complement levels and higher gene copy number of complement C4B are associated with hypertension and effective response to statin therapy in childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Mulvihill, E; Ardoin, S; Thompson, SD; Zhou, B; Yu, GR; King, E; Singer, N; Levy, DM; Brunner, H; Wu, YL; et al. Lupus Science and Medicine. 2019; 6.

Assessment of tacrolimus intrapatient variability in stable adherent transplant recipients: Establishing baseline values. Leino, AD; King, EC; Jiang, W; Vinks, AA; Klawitter, J; Christians, U; Woodle, ES; Alloway, RR; Rohan, JM. American Journal of Transplantation. 2019; 19:1410-1420.

Feasibility and Acceptability of Metformin to Augment Low Milk Supply: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Nommsen-Rivers, L; Thompson, A; Riddle, S; Ward, L; Wagner, E; King, E. Journal of Human Lactation. 2019; 35:261-271.

Health Outcomes of Youth in Clinical Pediatric Weight Management Programs in POWER. Kumar, S; King, EC; Christison, AL; Kelly, AS; Ariza, AJ; Borzutzky, C; Cuda, S; Kirk, S; Abraham-Pratt, I; Ali, L; et al. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2019; 208:57-65.e4.

Test-retest variability for quantitative two-dimensional and Doppler measurements in the fetus. Allen, CC; Keller, R; Barnard, KC; Gao, Z; King, EC; Michelfelder, EC. Echocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques. 2019; 36:142-149.

Effect of fetal hemodynamics on growth in fetuses with single ventricle or transposition of the great arteries. Alsaied, T; Tseng, S; King, E; Hahn, E; Divanovic, A; Habli, M; Cnota, J. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2018; 52:479-487.

Hemodynamic adaptation to suboptimal fetal growth in patients with single ventricle physiology. Alsaied, T; Tseng, S; King, E; Hahn, E; Divanovic, A; Habli, M; Cnota, J. Echocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques. 2018; 35:1378-1384.

Alignment of parent- and child-reported outcomes and histology in eosinophilic esophagitis across multiple CEGIR sites. Aceves, SS; King, E; Collins, MH; Yang, G; Capocelli, KE; Abonia, JP; Atkins, D; Bonis, PA; Carpenter, CL; Dellon, ES; et al. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2018; 142:130-138.e1.

Comparative effectiveness of family problem-solving therapy (F-PST) for adolescents after traumatic brain injury: Protocol for a randomized, multicenter, clinical trial. Kurowski, BG; Stancin, T; Taylor, HG; McNally, KA; Kirkwood, MW; Cassedy, A; King, E; Sklut, M; Narad, ME; Wade, SL. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications. 2018; 10:111-120.

Statewide Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Early Elective Deliveries and Improve Birth Registry Accuracy. Kaplan, HC; King, E; White, BE; Ford, SE; Fuller, S; Krew, MA; Marcotte, MP; Iams, JD; Bailit, JL; Bouchard, JM; et al. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2018; 131:688-695.