VERITY Methodology Core

For more information please visit our VERITY website here.

The VERITY Methodology Core links innovative ideas from the Research Community with rigorous study designs, innovative trials, methods development, data management and analysis, compliance with data safety and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations, and clear reporting of findings.


Our Team:

Elena Losina, Ph.D.
Director
, Economic and Policy Analysis, Longitudinal Designs, Trials, Osteoarthritis Epidemiology and Outcomes

Jeffrey Katz, M.D., MS 
Associate Director
, Large Claims Analysis; Surgical Trials 

Jamie Collins, Ph.D.
Orthopaedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research (OrACORe)

Jing Cui, Ph.D.
Statistical Genetics

Hongshu Guan, MS
Statistical Analysis

Seoyoung Kim, M.D., Sc.D., M.S.C.E.
Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics, Comparative Safety and Effectiveness of Medications for Rheumatic Diseases

Bing Lu, Ph.D., M.D.
Longitudinal Analysis, Clustered Trial Designs, Nutritional Epidemiology

Marc Natter, M.D.
Pediatric Rheumatology, Chronic Diseases Research, CARRA Registry

Faith Selzer, Ph.D.
Orthopedic Epidemiology

Nancy Shadick, M.D., M.P.H.
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lyme Disease Prevention

Heidi Y. Yang, MS, M.P.H.
Research Statistician (AViKA, STARs, OAPol, SPARKS, B-Well, TeMPO, MeDOA, MeTeOR)

Swastina Shrestha, MS
Statistical Programmer (OAPol, TeMPO, PRIDE, MeTeOR)