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Yimei Li, PhD

Yimei Li, PhD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty



Contact Information

Yimei Li, PhD
MS 768
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Phone: (901) 595-6735
FAX: (901) 595-8843


BS – University of Science & Technology of China (2001)
MS – University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (2006)
PhD – University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (2009)

Research Interests

Selected Publications

Li Y, Zhu H, Sheng D, Li W, Gilmore JH, Ibrahim JG. Multiscale Adaptive Regression Models for Neuroimaging Data. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B 73(4):559-578, 2011.

Barb SM, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Wilson MW, Phillips NS, Zou P, Scoggins MA, Li Y, Qaddoumi I, Helton KJ, Bikhazi G, Haik BG, Ogg RJ. Functional neuroimaging to characterize visual system development in children with retinoblastoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52(5):2619-26, 2011.

An H, Ford AL, Vo K, Eldeniz C, Ponisio R, Zhu H, Li Y, Chen Y, Powers WJ, Lee JM, Lin W. Early Changes of Tissue Perfusion After Tissue Plasminogen Activator in Hyperacute Ischemic Stroke. Stroke 42:65-72, 2011.

Zhu H, Li Y, Ibrahim JG, Shi X, H An H, Chen Y, Lin W. Rowe DB, Peterson BG. Regression Models for Identifying Noise Sources in Magnetic Resonance Images. Journal of the American Statistical Association 104(486): 623-637, 2009.

Zhu H, Zhou H, Chen J, Li Y, Styner M. Adjusted exponentially tilted likelihood with applications to brain morphology. Biometrics 65(3):919-927, 2009.

Zhu H, Cheng Y, Ibrahim JG, Li Y, Hall C, Lin W. Intrinsic regression models for positive-definite matrices with applications to diffusion tensor imaging. Journal of the American Statistical Association 104(487):1203-1212, 2009.

Lewis MM, Smith AB , Styner M , Gu H , Poole R, Zhu H, Li Y, Barbero X, Gouttard S, McKeown MJ, Mailman RB, Huang X. Asymmetrical lateral ventricular enlargement in Parkinson’s disease.  European Journal of Neurology 16(4):475-81, 2009.

Zhu H, Li Y, Tang N, Bansal R, Hao X, Weissman MM, Peterson BG. Statistical modeling of brain morphological measures within family pedigrees. Statistica Sinica 18:1569-1592, 2008.

Li Y, Zhu H, Chen Y, An H, Gilmore J, Lin W, Shen D. LSTGEE: Longitudinal Analysis of Neuroimaging Data . Proceeding of SPIE Medical Imaging 7259, 72590F, 2008.

Li Y, Zhu H, Chen Y, Ibrahim JG, An H, Lin W, Shen D. RADTI: Regression analysis of diffusion tensor, Proceeding of SPIE Medical Imaging 7259, 72590C, 2008.

Anderson R, Li Y, Ressiguie M, Brenman J. CaMKII Alter Structural Plasticity and Cytoskeletal Dynamics in Drosophila. J Neurosci 25:8878-8888, 2005.

Last update October 2011