Faculty Profile

Sehee  Kim, PhD

Sehee Kim, PhD

  • Research Assistant Professor

Sehee Kim is a Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics. She received her PhD in Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina in 2010. She joined the University of Michigan after postdoctoral training in Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public health. Her current research interests include measurement error correction, joint modeling of longitudinal and survival data, and semi-parametric inference.

  • PhD, Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, 2010
  • M.S., Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, 2007
  • B.S., Mathematics and Statistics, Chung-Ang University, 2004

  • Measurement error and misclassification correction
  • Joint modeling of longitudinal and survival data
  • Semi-parametric inference
  • Dose-finding designs

  • Kim S, Moore J, Bednarek J, Bezerra JA, Goodhue C, Karpen SJ, Loomes KM, Magee JC, Ng VL, Sherker AH, Smith C, Spino C, Venkat V, Wang K, Whitington PF, Sokol RJ, Mack CL (2019). Correlation of immune markers with outcomes in biliary atresia following intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Hepatology Communications, Accepted.
  • Boss J†, Mukherjee B, Ferguson KK, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD, Kim S. (2019). Estimating outcome-exposure associations when exposure biomarker detection limits vary across batches. Epidemiology, In press.
  • Kim S*, Wang M†,∗, Tyrer JP, Jensen A, Wiensch A, Liu G, Lee AW, Ness RB, Tworoger SS, Whittemore AS, Anton-Culver H, Sieh W, Olson SH, Berchuck A, Goode AE, Goodman MT, Do- herty JA, Chenevix-Trench G, Rossing MA, Webb PM, Giles GG, Terry KL, Risch HA, Ziogas A, Fortner RT, Menon U, Gayther SA, Wu AH, Song H, Brooks-Wilson A, Bandera EV, Cook LS, Cramer DW, Milne RL, Winham SJ, Kjaer SK, Modugno F, Thompson PJ, Chang-Claude J, Harris HR, Schildkraut JM, Le ND, Pike MC, Pharoah PD, Pearce CL, Mukherjee B. (2019). A comprehensive Gene-Environment interaction analysis suggests important considerations for precision prevention in ovarian cancer. International Journal of Cancer, In press.
  • Brown D, Shafie-Khorassani F†, Kim S, Chervin R, Case E, Morgenstern L, Yadollahi A, Tower S, Lisabeth LD. (2019). Sleep-disordered breathing is associated with recurrent ischemic stroke. Stroke, 50(3):571-576
  • He K, Kalbfleisch JD, Yang Y, Fei Z, Kim S, Kang J, Li Y (2019). Inter-unit reliability for quality measure testing. Journal of Hospital Administration, 8(2):1-6.
  • Kim, S., Schaubel, D. E., McCullough, K. P. (2018). A C-index for recurrent event data: Application to hospitalizations among dialysis patients. Biometrics, 74(2):734-743.
  • Wu, F.†, Kim, S., Qin, J., Saran, R., Li, Y. (2018). A pairwise likelihood augmented Cox estimator for left-truncated data. Biometrics, 74(1):100-108. († student under my supervision)
  • Li, L., Tang, X., Kim, S., Zhang, Y., Li, Y., Fu, P. (2018). Effect of nocturnal hemodialysis on sleep parameters in patients with end-stage renal disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE, 13(9):e0203710.
  • Chen, X.∗, Kim, S.∗, Zeng, X., Chen, Z., Cui, T., Hu, Z., Li, Y., Fu, P. (2017). Account for clin- ical heterogeneity in assessment of catheter-based renal denervation among resistant hypertension patients: Subgroup meta-analysis. Chinese Medical Journal, 130:1586-94. (∗ Co-first author)
  •  Lee, S., Kim, S., Fuchsberger, C. (2017). Improving power for rare variant tests by integrating external controls. Genetic Epidemiology, 41(7):610-619.
  • Kim, S., Zeng, D., Taylor, J.M.G. (2017). Joint partially linear model for longitudinal data with informative drop-outs. Biometrics, 73(1):72-82.
  • Sánchez, B. N., Kim, S., Sammel, M. D. (2017). Estimators for longitudinal latent exposure models: examining measurement model assumptions. Statistics in Medicine, 36(13):2048-2066.
  • Hawkins, C., Hertzmark, E., Spiegelman, D., Muya, A., Ulenga, N., Kim, S., Khudyakov, P., Christina, B., Sando, D., Aris, E., Fawzi, W. (2017). Switching to second line ART in relation to mortality in a large Tanzanian HIV cohort. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(7):2060- 2068.
  • Cheng, Y., Huang, R., Kim, S., Zhao, Y., Li, Y., Fu, P. (2016). Renoprotective effects of renin- angiotensin system inhibitor combined with calcium channel blocker or diuretics in hypertensive patients: a PRISMA-compliant meta-analysis. Medicine, 95(28):e4167.
  • Kim, S., Li, Y., Spiegelman, D. (2016). A semiparametric copula method for Cox models with covariate measurement error. Lifetime Data Analysis, 22(1):1-16.
  • Lee, S., Fuchsberger, C., Kim, S., Scott, L. (2016). An efficient resampling method for calibrating single and gene-based rare variant association analysis in case-control studies. Biostatistics, 17(1):1- 15.
  • Wang, M., Spiegelman, D., Kuchiba, A., Lochhead, P., Kim, S., Chan, A.T., Poole, E.M., Tamimi, R., Tworoger, S.S., Giovannucci, E. (2016). Statistical methods for studying disease subtype het- erogeneity. Statistics in Medicine, 35(5):782-800.
  • Huang, R., Cheng, Y., Zeng, X., Kim, S., Fu, P. (2016). Renoprotective Effect of the Combination of Renin-angiotensin System Inhibitor and Calcium Channel Blocker in Patients with Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease: a Meta-analysis. Chinese Medical Journal, 129(5):562-569.
  • Kim, S., Zeng, D., Li, Y., Spiegelman, D. (2013). Joint modeling for longitudinal and cure-survival data. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 7(2):324-344.
  • Li, Y., Batool-Anwar, S., Kim, S., Rimm, E.B., Ascherio, A., Gao, X. (2013). Prospective study of restless legs syndrome and risk of erectile dysfunction. American Journal of Epidemiology, 177(10):1097-1105.
  • Kim, S., Zeng, D., Chambless, L., Li, Y. (2012). Joint models of longitudinal data and recurrent
  • events with informative terminal event. Statistics in Biosciences, 4(2):262-281.
  • Phillips, C., Kim, S., Tucker, M., Turvey, T.A. (2010). Sensory retraining: burden in daily life related to altered sensation after orthognathic surgery, a randomized clinical. Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research, 13(3):169-178.
  • Ivanova, A., Kim, S. (2009). Dose-finding for continuous and ordinal outcomes with a monotone
  • objective function: a unified approach. Biometrics, 65(1):307-315.
  • Phillips, C., Kim, S., Essick, G., Tucker, M., Turvey, T.A. (2009). Sensory retraining after orthog- nathic surgery: effect on patient report of altered sensations. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 136(6):788-794.
  • Essick, G.K., Phillips, C., Kim, S.H., Zuniga, J. (2009). Sensory retraining following orthognathic surgery: effect on threshold measures of sensory function. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 36(6):415- 426.
  • Beebe, D.A., Quinonez, R.B., Shick, E.A., Kim, S.H., Kennedy, D.B. (2008). Failure rates and survival analysis of maxillary expansion appliances: a 24-year retrospective analysis. Pediatric Dentistry, 30(6):469-474.


* Indicates Co-first author
† Indicates student under my supervision