Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Jennifer Waller

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

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

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School

  • (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, Mathematics, General New Mexico State University, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Exemplary Teaching Award AY2019/20 Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, 2021

  • 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 7240

    Intro to Clinical Trials
  • BIOM 8130

    Scientific Grant Writing

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Incidence of bullous pemphigoid and risk of mortality in the dialysis population: A retrospective cohort study., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Incidence and risk factors for mucormycosis in renal transplant patients., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Septic arthritis in the end-stage renal disease population., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Item-Level Analysis of a Newly Developed Interactive Nutrition Specific Physical Exam Competency Tool (INSPECT) Using the Rasch Measurement Model., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Inter-Rater and Intra-Rater Reliability of the INSPECT (Interactive Nutrition Specific Physical Exam Competency Tool) Measured in Multi-Site Acute Care Settings., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Statistical Consulting Center 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Co-Director Clinical and Translational Science 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Campus-Wide Teaching Committee 2019 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Statistical Consulting Center 2017 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Campus-Wide Teaching Committee 2015 - 2018

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Clinical and Translational Science Program Task Force 2015 - 2017

    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

  • Statistical Consulting Center, Neurology, Jeff Switzer, ASP and Stroke 2022 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Center, OB/GYN, Emily Grandprey, Comparing number of injection sites of in-office intravesical onabotulinumtoxin A treatments for overactive bladder: a randomized controlled trial 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Center, Pharmacy, Hui Lin, Assessment of MRSA nasal PCR negative predictive value in immunocompromised patients 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Center, Pediatrics, Zanna Wynter, Early Fortification of Human Milk for Very Low Birth Weight Infants and Effects on Growth Velocity 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Center, Neurology, Jeff Switzer, Blunt and Traumatic CVI, 2021 - Present

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • SAS Global User's Group Executive Board 2020 - 2021

    Role: Officer, Secretary
  • SAS Global User's Group Executive Board 2013 - 2021

    Role: Member
  • SAS Global User's Group Executive Board 2019 - 2020

    Role: Chairperson
  • Editor of the SAS Global Forum 2019 Special Issue in Model Assisted Statistics and Applications 2018 - 2019

    Role: Editor