Dongseok Choi, PhD
Fellow, the American Statistical Association
BS (1988) Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Computer Science & Statistics
PhD (1999) University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, Statistics
Primary Mission in the Department
Research, collaborations and teaching in Biostatistics, provide services
Statistical methodology research
Collaborating with other PIs on campus
Education and advising MPH students
Experience and Interests
Dr. Choi is a biostatistician with primary interest in statistical modeling of various data in medicine and biology. In addition, he has interests in statistical genomics/proteomics, ophthalmology, environmental health problems and researches in spatial-temporal models.
- Vatanian K, Slottke R, Johnstone T, Casale A, Planck SR, Choi D, Smith JR, Rosenbaum JT, Harrington CA. Gene expression profiling of whole blood: Comparison of target preparation methods for accurate and reproducible microarray analysis. BMC Genomics 5;10(1):2. Jan, 2009.
Fraunfelder R, Winthrop KL, Suhler E, Choi D, Fraunfelder F. Uveitis and Scleritis Associated With Bisphosphonate Therapy (letter). Retina. 29(2):285-6; author reply 286-7. Feb, 2009
Kurz PA, Suhler EB, Choi D, Rosenbaum JT. Rituximab for treatment of ocular inflammatory disease. British Journal of Ophthalmology. 93(4):546-8; Apr, 2009.
McClure TM, Swanson IL, Choi D, Becker TM, Cioffi GA, Mansberger SL. The effect of visual impairment on vision-related quality of life in American Indian/Alaska Native population. Ophthalmic Epidemiology. 16(2):128-35;Mar-Apr 2009
Rosenbaum JT, Pasadhika S, Choi D, Harrington CA, Lewis J, Austin C, Diebel T, Vance EE, Braziel RM, Smith JR, Crouser ED, Vance EE, Planck SR. Hypothesis: Sarcoidosis is a STAT1-mediated disease. Clinical Immunology. 132(2):174-83; Aug 2009.
Choi D, Sharma SM, Pasadhika S, Kang Z, Harrington CA, Smith JR, Planck SR, Rosenbaum JT. Application of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics tools to identify putative transcription factor –gene regulatory network of Ankylosing Spondylitis and Sarcoidosis. Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, special issue on Advances in statistics methodology analyzing rheumatic diseases. 38(18):3326-38. (Invited paper)
Dailey RA, Chavez MR, Choi D. Use of a chitosan-based hemostatic dressing in dacryocystorhinostomy. Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 25(5):350-3. September/October 2009.
Kim Y, Hwang TS, Choi D, Wilson DJ. Comparison of digital fundus photographic and echographic measurements for maximal linear dimension from eyes with choroidal melanoma. Retina. Epub Aug 10, 2009.
Srilakshmi SM, Choi D, Planck SR, Harrington CA, Austin CR, Lewis JA, Diebel TN, Martin TM, Smith JR, Rosenbaum JT. Insights into the pathogenesis of Ankylosing Spondylitis based on gene expression profiles. Arthritis Research and Therapy (accepted)