Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Administration

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

Other Duties

Program Director, Population Health Science

Program Director

  • (706) 721-0814
  • (706) 721-6294
  • AE 1011

Education

  • Ph.D., Biostatistics University of South Carolina -, 1994

  • MS, Biostatistics University of South Carolina -, 1991

  • BS, Math, General New Mexico State University, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Doctoral Achievement Award University of South Carolina, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1993

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award University of South Carolina, School of Public Health, 1993

  • Student Paper Award American Public Health Association, 1991

  • Public Health Service Traineeship Recipient 1989-1993 University of South Carolina, School of Public Health, 1989

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • STAT 7010

    Biostatistics I
  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6592

    ECM 2-PBL
  • STAT 8400

    Mentored Res in Clin & Trans S
  • COGS 8130

    Scientific Grant Writing
  • STAT 7020

    Biostatistics II
  • STAT 8390

    Seminar in Clin and Trans Scie

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Clostridium difficile infection in dialysis patients., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The MLL1-H3K4me3 Axis-Mediated PD-L1 Expression and Pancreatic Cancer Immune Evasion., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Knockdown Blocks the Angiogenic and Protective Effects of Angiotensin Modulation After Experimental Stroke., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Is the association between exhaled nitric oxide and asthma symptoms altered by body weight in rural adolescents?, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Persistently elevated parathyroid hormone after successful parathyroid surgery., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Faculty Recruitment 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Campus-Wide Teaching Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Clinical and Translational Science Admissions Committee 2008 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Clinical and Translational Science Program Committee 2008 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Comprehensive Exam Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Clinical and Translational Science Program Task Force 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Faculty Compensation Task Force 2015 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Council 2004 - 2012

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Development Sub-Committee 2009 - 2010

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Professor Survey 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Female Teens Step it Up with a Fitbit Zip: A Randomized Controlled Trial 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Medical Student Survey on Ageism 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Antibiotic administration prior to central venous catheter removal in critically ill neonates 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Evaluating the management of sedation with the transition from Intravenous dexmedetomidine to enteral clonidine in critically ill patients. 2016 - Present

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • SAS Global Fourm 2016 2016 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • SAS Global User's Group Executive Board 2013 - Present

    Role: Board of Advisors of a Company
  • SouthEastern SAS User's Group Conference 2008 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2002 - 2014

    Role: Reviewer
  • SouthEastern SAS User's Group Executive Council 2006 - 2013

    Role: Board of Advisors of a Company