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Hao Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Research Interests: Clinical trial design methods integrating biomarkers to identify subgroups who will benefit from a therapy; Statistical methods of biomarker evaluations; Missing or coarsened data analysis; Longitudinal data analysis. ...read more
Hao Wang is an Assistant Professor of Oncology. She received her Ph.D. in Biostatistics from the University of Pennsylvania in 2009 and joined the faculty in the Division of Biostatistics of the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center the same year.
Prior to her doctoral studies, she served as a statistician at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatics at the University of Pennsylvania and as a research biostatistician at the Fox Chase Cancer Center.
- Assistant Professor of Oncology
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Research & Publications
Dr. Wang is interested in developing statistical methods to address problems in biomedical research. She has an extensive collaborative experience in translational and clinical cancer research, cancer prevention and control, as well as AIDS and kidney disease. She provides statistical support through the Kimmel Canter Center Shared Resources.
Selected PublicationsView all on Pubmed
Wang H, and Heitjan DF. Modeling heaping in self-reported cigarette counts. Statistics in Medicine. 2008;27(19):3789-804. PMCID:PMC2684113.
Bettegowda C, Sausen M, Leary RJ, Kinde I, Wang Y, Agrawal N, Bartlett BR, Wang H, Luber B, Alani RM, Antonarakis ES, Azad NS, Bardelli A, Brem H, Cameron JL, Lee CC, Fecher LA, Gallia GL, Gibbs P, Le D, Giuntoli RL, Goggins M, Hogarty MD, Holdhoff M, Hong SM, Jiao Y, Juhl HH, Kim JJ, Siravegna G, Laheru DA, Lauricella C, Lim M, Lipson EJ, Marie SK, Netto GJ, Oliner KS, Olivi A, Olsson L, Riggins GJ, Sartore-Bianchi A, Schmidt K, Shih lM, Oba-Shinjo SM, Siena S, Theodorescu D, Tie J, Harkins TT, Veronese S, Wang TL, Weingart JD, Wolfgang CL, Wood LD, Xing D, Hruban RH, Wu J, Allen PJ, Schmidt CM, Choti MA, Velculescu VE, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Papadopoulos N, Diaz LA Jr. Detection of circulating tumor DNA in early- and late-stage human malignancies. Sci Transl Med. 2014 Feb 19;6(224):224ra24. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3007094. PMCID: PMC4017867
Antonarakis ES, Lu C, Wang H, Luber B, Nakazawa M, Roeser JC, Chen Y, Mohammad TA, Chen Y, Fedor HL, Lotan TL, Zheng Q, De Marzo AM, Isaacs JT, Isaacs WB, Nadal R, Paller CJ, Denmeade SR, Carducci MA, Eisenberger MA, Luo J. AR-V7 and resistance to enzalutamide and abiraterone in prostate cancer. N Engl J Med. 2014 Sep 11;371(11):1028-1038. PMCID: PMC4201502.
Le DT, Uram JN, Wang H, Bartlett BR, Kemberling H, Eyring AD, Skora AD, Luber BS, Azad NS, Laheru D, Biedrzycki B, Donehower RC, Zaheer A, Fisher GA, Crocenzi TS, Lee JJ, Duffy SM, Goldberg RM, de la Chapelle A, Koshiji M, Bhaijee F, Huebner T, Hruban RH, Wood LD, Cuka N, Pardoll DM, Papadopoulos N, Kinzler KW, Zhou S, Cornish TC, Taube JM, Anders RA, Eshleman JR, Vogelstein B, Diaz LA Jr. PD-1 blockade in tumors with mismatch-repair deficiency. N Engl J Med. 2015 Jun 25; 372(26):2509-2520. PMCID: PMC4481136
Wang H, Rosner GL, Goodman SN. Quantifying over-estimation in early-stopped clinical trials and the "freezing effect" on subsequent research. Clinical Trials. In press.