New York Medical College

Qiuhu Shi, M.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics



(914) 594-4950


Department of Epidemiology and Community Health
School of Health Sciences and Practice
New York Medical College

Professional Interests:

Dr. Qiuhu Shi is professor and Director of Biostatistics in the Department of Epidemiology and Community Health at NYMC's School of Health Sciences and Practice. Dr. Shi's primary research interests include clinical trial design, planning and analysis, as well as statistical methodological research in building and testing prediction models in public health. He has co-authored over 70 articles in public health or clinical trial studies, been a statistician or co-investigator in many NIH grants, reviewed clinical papers for numerous journals, and taught graduate level biostatistics courses for more than 15 years.

Education Profile:

Graduate Degree:   Ph.D., MS, MS

Graduate Degree Institution: Mailman School of Public Health Columbia University, (M.S., Ph.D), Shanghai Teacher's University (M.S, BS)

Undergraduate Degree and Institution: BS; Shanghai Teacher's University

Selected Bibliography:

Des Jarlais, DC., Paone, D., Titus, S., Friedman, SR., Shi, Q., Perlis T, Sothem JL, Marmor M. HIV Incidence Among Injecting Drug Users in New York City Syringe-Exchange Programmes. The Lancet, 348:987-991, 1996.

Des Jarlais, DC., Paone, D., Milliken, J., Turner, CF., Miller, H., Gribble, J., Shi, Q., Hagan, H., Friedman, SR.. Audio-Computer Interviewing to Measure Risk Behavior for HIV Among Injecting Drug Users: A Quasi-Randomized Trial. The Lancet, 353:1657-61, 1999.

Wyatt CM, Shi Q, Novak JE, Hoover DR, Szczech L, Mugabo JS, Binagwaho A, Cohen M, Mutimura E, Anastos K, Prevalence of Kidney Disease in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Rwandan Women, PLoS One. 2011 Mar 28; 6(3)

Wyatt CM, Hoover DR, Shi Q, Tien PC, Karim R, Cohen M, Goderre JI, Seaberg EC, Lazar J. Young MA, Klotman PE, Anastos K, Pre-existing albuminuria predicts AIDS and non-AIDS mortality in women initiating antiretroviral therapy, Antivir Ther. 2011;16(4):591-6.

Gwizdala RA, Miller M, Bhat M, Vavagiakis P, Henry C, Neaigus A, Shi Q, Lowy FD., Staphylococcus aureus colonization and infection among drug users: identification of hidden networks. Am J Public Health 2011 Jul;101(7):1268-76.

Cohen MH, Shi Q, Fabri M, Mukanyonga H, Cai X, Hoover DR, Binagwaho A, Anastos K., Improvement in posttraumatic stress disorder in postconflict rwandan women, J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2011 Sep;20(9):1325-32.

Kiefer E, Hoover DR, Shi Q, Dusingize JC, Cohen M, Mutimura E, Anastos K. Association of pre-treatment nutritional status with change in CD4 count after antiretroviral therapy at 6, 12, and 24 months in rwandan women. PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e29625.

Kiefer EM, Shi Q, Hoover D, Kaplan R, Tracy R, Augenbraun M, Liu C, Nowicki M, Tien P, Cohen M, Golub E, Anastos K. Association Of Hepatitis C With Markers Of Hemostasis In HIV-Infected and Uninfected Women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Dec 6

Gard TL, Hoover DR, Shi Q, Cohen MH, Mutimura E, Adedimeji AA, Anastos K. The impact of HIV status, HIV disease progression, and post-traumatic stress symptoms on the health-related quality of life of Rwandan women genocide survivors. Qual Life Res. 2012 Dec 28.

Herold BC, Keller MJ, Shi Q, Hoover DR, Carpenter CA, Huber A, Parikh UM, Agnew KJ, Minkoff H, Colie C, Nowicki MJ, Dsouza G, Watts DH, Anastos K. Plasma and Mucosal HIV Viral Loads Are Associated With Genital Tract Inflammation in HIV-Infected Women. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Aug 1;63(4):485-493.


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