Ph.D. Student Profile

Allie  Leis (Thompson), MS, B.S.

Allie Leis (Thompson), MS, B.S.

  • Doctoral Student


MS Biostatistics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
B.S. Mathematics, St. Bonaventure University, Olean, NY

Research Interests & Projects

My interests include studying the effects of obesity on intra-operative and surgical outcomes. I am particularly interested in the differences between those who are metabolically healthy and those who are not metabolically healthy.

Selected Publications

  • Nafiu OO, Thompson A, Chiravuri D, Cloyd B, Reynolds P. Multivariable Predictors of Recovery Room Intravenous Opiate Requirement Following Pediatric Outpatient Operations. Anesth Analg. 2018 Aug 14. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000003701.
  • Ramachandran SK, Thompson A, Pandit JJ, Devine S, Shanks AM. Retrospective observational evaluation of postoperative oxygen saturation levels and associated postoperative respiratory complications and hospital resource utilization. PLoS One. 2017 May 17; 12(5): e0175408. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175408. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28520718
  • Malone SK, Zemel B, Compher C, Souders M, Chittams J, Thompson AL, Pack A, Lipman TH. Social jet lag, chronotype, and body mass index in 14-17-year-old adolescents. Chronobiol Int. 2016 Aug 11:1-12.
  • Meghani SH, Thompson AM, Chittams J, Bruner DW, Riegel B. Adherence to Analgesics for Cancer Pain: A Comparative Study of African Americans and Whites Using an Electronic Monitoring Device. J Pain. 2015 Sep;16(9):825-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2015.05.009.