Leena Choi, PhD

Vice Chair of Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Biostatistics
Professor of Biostatistics

Office Address
2525 West End Avenue
Room / Suite
11121B
Nashville
Tennessee
37203
(615) 343-3497

PhD, Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University

Research interests include: constructing a system for pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and pharmacogenomics studies using electronic health records (EHRs), which would provide the foundation for dose-optimization support system for precision medicine; developing medication dosing extraction algorithms from EHRs, which would also benefit medication-related studies in pharmacoepidemiology

More information: The Choi Lab

 

Dr. Choi's research interests also include statistical methods for evaluating bioequivalence and biosimilars, clinical trial design, and the foundations of statistical inference.  She has been closely working with researchers in clinical pharmacology and doctor of nursing practice (DNP) students at Vanderbilt School of Nursing. Additionally, she has been collaborating with Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy for medication adherence research.