Justine Shults, PhD, MS

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Justine Shults, PhD, MS, is an associate professor of biostatistics at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and an academic investigator for the Healthy Weight Program at CHOP.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Mathematics - University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Graduate Degree

MS in Applied and Computational Mathematics-Statistics option - Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
PhD in Applied and Computational Mathematics-Statistics option - Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

Titles and Academic Titles

Associate Professor of Biostatistics at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Academic Investigator, Healthy Weight Program

Research Interests

Improved statistical methods for analysis of longitudinal and clustered data
Maximum likelihood based approaches for discrete data with over-dispersion
Quasi-least squares regression