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Dawen Sui, M.S.

Research Statistical Analyst


M.S. in Applied Statistics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Areas of Interest

  • Biomarker data analysis
  • Design and analyses for behavioral science and epidemiology studies
  • Data management modeling approaches: Structure equation model, multilevel model, Cox proportional-hazards regression model, generalized linear models (logistic regression, Poisson regression and log-linear regression), generalized estimating equations model, generalized linear mixed model, etc.


Schover LR, Canada AL, Yuan Y, Sui D, Neese L, Jenkins R, Rodes MM. A randomized trial of internet-based versus traditional sexual counseling for couples after localized prostate cancer treatment. Cancer 2012; 118(2): 500-509. 

Huyghe E, Martinetti P, Sui D, Schover LR. Banking on fatherhood: Pilot studies of a computerized educational tool on sperm banking before cancer treatment. Psycho-oncology  2009; 18(9): 1011-1014.

Huyghe E, Sui D, Odensky E, Schover LR. Needs assessment survey to justify establishing a reproductive health clinic at a comprehensive cancer center. Journal of Sexual Medicine 2009; 6(1): 149-163.

Blalock JA, Fouladi RT, Cinciripini PM, Markowitz JC, Klein DN, Rothbaum BO, Arnow BA, Riso L, Manber R, Sui D, McCullough JP. Cognitive and behavioral mediators of combined pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy of chronic depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research  2008; 32(2): 197-211.

Basen-Engquist K, Fouladi RT, Cantor S, Shinn E, Sui D, Sharman M, Follen M. Patient assessment of tests to detect cervical cancer. The International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 2007; 23(2): 240-247.

Schover LR, Jenkins R, Sui D, Adams JH, Marion MS, Jackson KE. Randomized trial of peer counseling on reproductive health in African American breast cancer survivors. Journal of Clinical of Oncology 2006; 24(10): 1620-1626.

Canada AL, Neese LE, Sui D, Schover LR. Pilot intervention to enhance sexual rehabilitation for couples after treatment for localized prostate carcinoma. Cancer 2005; 104(12): 2689-2700.

Wetter DW, Cofta-Gunn L, Fouladi RT, Cinciroini PM, Sui D, Gritz ER. Late relapse/sustained abstinence among former smokers: a longitudinal study. Preventive Medicine 2004; 39(6): 1156-1163.

Duvic M, Ni X, Talpur R, Herne K, Schulz C, Sui D, Ward S, Josephs A, Hazarika P. Tazarotene induced gene-3 suppressed in basal cell carcinomas and reversed in vivo by tazarotene application. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 2003; 121(4): 902-909.

Velligan DI, Prihoda TJ, Sui D, Ritch JL, Maples N, Miller AL. The effectiveness of quetiapine versus conventional antipsychotics in improving cognitive and functional outcomes in standard treatment settings. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 2003; 64(5): 524-531.

Velligan DI, Ritch JL, Sui D, DiCocco M, Huntzinger CD. Frontal systems behavior scale in schizophrenia: relationships with psychiatric symptomatology, cognition, and adaptive function. Psychiatry Research 2002; 113(3): 227-236.

Abstracts and Presentations

Chun YS, Wang Y, Gershenwald JE, Ross MI, Johnson MM, Sui D, Liu P, et al. Extended HLA class II region analysis identifies alleles predictive of recurrence in early stage melanoma patients (Submitted Abstract).

Sui D, Schover LR, Song J. Imputation comparison in behavioral science research: a small longitudinal study of sexual counseling after prostate cancer. JSM Statistical Meeting, August 2004.

Canada AL, Neese LE, Sui D, Schover LR. Sexual counseling after prostate cancer treatment. Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), March 2004.

Sui D, Fouladi RT. Missing data in a small longitudinal study: a comparison of monotone, propensity, or non-monotone multiple imputation methods with complete case and general linear mixed model analyses. JSM Statistical Meeting, August 2003.

Sui D, Fouladi RT, DeMoor C. Fixed effects in general linear mixed effect modeling in longitudinal studies: bootstrap and modified classical procedures. JSM Statistical Meeting, August 2002.

Fouladi RT, Sui D, Shieh YY. General linear mixed models of longitudinal studies: small samples, varied distributional conditions, and missing data. JSM Statistical Meeting, August 2002.

McClure JB, Wetter DW, Fouladi RT, Sui D, Gritz ER. Smoking history and prospective weight gain. SBM Poster, March 2002.

Ritch JL, Velligan DI, Prihoda TJ, Sui D, Maples N, Miller AL. Effectiveness of compensatory strategies in both recently discharged and stable outpatients with schizophrenia. International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, April 2001.

Maples NJ, Bow-Thomas CC, Velligan DI, Miller AL, Chiles JA, Prihoda TJ, Sui D. The reliability, validity, and sensitivity of brief positive and negative symptom measures in schizophrenia. International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, April 2001.


Updated March 7, 2013

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