Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Biostats & Data Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

Other Duties

Program Director, Population Health Science, Biostats & Data Science

Program Director, Population Health Science

  • (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 7020

    Biostatistics II
  • MEDI 5593

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6593

    ECM 2-PBL
  • 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

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