Yimei Li, PhD
Yimei Li, PhD

Yimei Li, PhD

Associate Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Education

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

  • Neuroimaging Statistics
  • Longitudinal and dependent data analysis
  • Survival data analysis
  • Clinical trial design

Selected Publications

Guo J, Han Y, Li Y, Reddick WE. Reduced brain microstructural asymmetry in patients with childhood leukemia treated with chemotherapy compared with healthy controls. PLoS One 14(5):e0216554, 2019.

Badders NM, Korff A, Miranda HC, Vuppala PK, Smith RB, Winborn BJ, Quemin ER, Sopher BL, Dearman J, Messing J, Kim NC, Moore J, Freibaum BD, Kanagaraj AP, Fan B, Tillman H, Chen PC, Wang Y, Freeman BB III, Li Y, Kim HJ, La Spada AR, Taylor JP. Selective modulation of the androgen receptor AF2 domain rescues degenerationin spinal bulbar muscular atrophy. Nature medicine 2018. PMID: 29505030

Glass JO, Ogg RJ, Hyun JW, Harreld JH, Schreiber JE, Palmer SL, Li Y, Gajjar AJ, Reddick WE. Disrupted development and integrity of frontal white matter in patients treated for pediatric medulloblastoma. Neuro-oncology 19(10):1408-1418, 2017. PMID: 28541578, PMCID: PMC5596166

Zhu L, Zhang Y, Li Y, Sun J, Robison LL. A semiparametric likelihood-based method for regression analysis of mixed panel-count data. Biometrics 2017. PMID: 28914961

Uh J, Krasin MJ, Li Y, Li X, Tinkle C, Lucas JT Jr, Merchant TE, Hua C. Quantification of Pediatric Abdominal Organ Motion With a 4-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Method. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 99(1):227-237, 2017. PMID: 28816151

Yu G, Zhu L, Li Y, Sun J, Robison LL. Regression analysis of mixed panel count data with dependent terminal events. Statistics in medicine 36(10):1669-1680, 2017. NIHMSID: NIHMS840016 PMID: 28098397, PMCID: PMC5570557

Yu G, Zhu L, Li Y, Sun J, Robison LL. Regression analysis of mixed panel count data with dependent terminal events. Statistics in medicine 36(10):1669-1680, 2017. NIHMSID: NIHMS840016 PMID: 28098397, PMCID: PMC5570557

Hyun JW, Li Y, Huang C, Styner M, Lin W, Zhu H. STGP: Spatio-temporal Gaussian process models for longitudinal neuroimaging data. NeuroImage 134:550-562, 2016. NIHMSID: NIHMS778171 PMID: 27103140, PMCID: PMC4912881

Zou P, Conklin HM, Scoggins MA, Li Y, Li X, Jones MM, Palmer SL, Gajjar A, Ogg RJ. Functional MRI in medulloblastoma survivors supports prophylactic reading intervention during tumor treatment. Brain imaging and behavior 10(1):258-71, 2016. NIHMSID: NIHMS690590 PMID: 25967954, PMCID: PMC4644520

Patay Z, DeSain LA, Hwang SN, Coan A, Li Y, Ellison DW. MR Imaging Characteristics of Wingless-Type-Subgroup Pediatric Medulloblastoma. American journal of neuroradiology 36(12):2386-93, 2015. NIHMSID: NIHMS713343 PMID: 26338912, PMCID: PMC4827780

Uh J, Merchant TE, Li Y, Li X, Sabin ND, Indelicato DJ, Ogg RJ, Boop FA, Jane JA Jr, Hua C. Effects of Surgery and Proton Therapy on Cerebral White Matter of Craniopharyngioma Patients. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 93(1):64-71, 2015. NIHMSID: NIHMS831293 PMID: 26279025, PMCID: PMC5144582

Hua C, Shulkin BL, Indelicato DJ, Li Y, Li X, Boop FA, Merchant TE. Postoperative cerebral glucose metabolism in pediatric patients receiving proton therapy for craniopharyngioma. Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics 2015:1-7. NIHMSID: NIHMS829338 PMID: 26295365, PMCID: PMC5121092

Harreld JH, Mohammed N, Goldsberry G, Li X, Li Y, Boop F, Patay Z. Postoperative intraspinal subdural collections after pediatric posterior fossa tumor resection: incidence, imaging, and clinical features. American journal of neuroradiology 36(5):993-9, 2015. NIHMSID: NIHMS736742 PMID: 25614472, PMCID: PMC4663980

Hyun JW, Li Y, Gilmore JH, Lu Z, Styner M, Zhu H. SGPP: spatial Gaussian predictive process models for neuroimaging data. NeuroImage 89:70-80, 2014. NIHMSID: NIHMS542596  PMID: 24269800, PMCID: PMC4134945

Li Y, Gilmore JH, Shen D, Styner M, Lin W, Zhu H. Multiscale adaptive generalized estimating equations for longitudinal neuroimaging data. NeuroImage 72:91-105, 2013. NIHMSID: NIHMS440022 PMID: 23357075, PMCID: PMC3621129

Hua C, Merchant TE, Li X, Li Y, Shulkin BL. Establishing age-associated normative ranges of the cerebral 18F-FDG uptake ratio in children. Journal of nuclear medicine: official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine 56(4):575-9, 2015. PMID: 25745092

Uh J, Merchant TE, Li Y, Li X, Hua C. MRI-based treatment planning with pseudo CT generated through atlas registration. Medical physics 41(5):051711, 2014. PMID: 24784377, PMCID: PMC5148041

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Last update: May 2019