Lisa M. Sullivan

Associate Professor of

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Phone   (617) 353-9403
Fax       (617) 353-4767

Mailing Address
Statistics and Consulting Unit
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
111 Cummington Street
Boston, MA 02215

Degrees:      B.A. Mathematics, University of New Hampshire (1983);
                    M.A. Mathematics/Statistics, Boston University (1986);
                    Ph.D. Mathematics/Statistics, Boston University (1992)

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Selected Publications:

Sullivan LM, Stein MD, Savetsky JB, Samet JH
(2000). The doctor-patient relationship and HIV-infected patients' satisfaction with primary care physicians.
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 15, 462-471.

Beiser A, D’Agostino RB, Seshadri S, Sullivan LM, Wolf PA
(2000). Computing estimates of incidence, including lifetime risk: Alzheimer’s disease in the Framingham Study.
The Practical Incidence Estimates (PIE) Macro. Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 19, 1495-1522.

Sullivan LM, Dukes KA & Losina E
(1999): TUTORIAL IN BIOSTATISTICS: An introduction to hierarchical linear modeling. Statistics In
Vol. 18(7), 855-888.

Wilson IB, Sullivan LM, Weissman J
(1998): Costs and outcomes of AIDS care: Comparing a health maintenance organization with fee-for-service
systems in the Boston health study. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and Human
Vol. 17, 424-432.

Kaplan SH, Sullivan LM, Dukes KA, Phillips CF, Kelch RP, Schaller JG
(1996): Sex differences in academic advancement: Results of a national study of academic pediatricians.
New England Journal of Medicine Vol. 335 (17), 1282-1289.

Sullivan LM & D'Agostino RB
(1996): Robustness and Power of Analysis of Covariance Applied To Data Distorted From Normality
by Floor Effects: Homogeneous Regression Slopes. Statistics In Medicine Vol. 15, 477-496

Sullivan LM, Dukes KA, Harris L, Dittus RS, Greenfield S, Kaplan SH
(1995): A comparison of various methods of collecting self-reported health outcomes data among low
income and minority patients. Medical Care Vol. 33(4), AS183-AS194.

Greenfield S, Sullivan LM, Dukes KA, Silliman R, D'Agostino RB, Kaplan SH
(1995): Development and testing of a new measure of case mix for use in office practice. Medical
Vol 33(4), AS47-AS55.

Eckman ME, Greenfield S, Mackey WC, Wong JB, Kaplan SH, Sullivan LM, Dukes KA, Pauker SG
(1995): Foot infections in diabetic patients: Decision and cost-effectiveness analyses. Journal of the
American Medical Association
Vol. 273(9), 712-720.

Sullivan LM & D'Agostino R
(1992): Robustness of the t-test applied to data distorted from normality by floor effects. Journal of
Dental Research
Vol. 71(12), 1938-1943