Li-Jung Liang, Ph.D.

A Short Biography:

Dr. Liang is an Assoicate Professor in Department of Medicine at UCLA. Her research interests are Bayesian methods and computation, hierarchical modeling, and longitudinal data analysis. She works with collaborators in several application areas, HIV/AIDS, cancer, Alzheimer, behavioral and social sciences, and health service research.

Work Titles
UCLA Associate Professor, Medicine Member, Medical Informatics GPB Home Area
M.S., Statistics
B.S., Mathematics

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A selected list of publications:

Brown Arleen F, Liang Li-Jung, Vassar Stefanie D, Merkin Sharon Stein, Longstreth W T, Ovbiagele Bruce, Yan Tingjian, Escarce José J   Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and mortality after stroke Neurology, 2013; 80(6): 520-7.
Li Li, Liang Li-Jung, Ding Ying Ying, Ji Guoping   Facing HIV as a family: predicting depressive symptoms with correlated responses Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association (Division 43), 2011; 25(2): 202-9.
Liang Li-Jung, Huang David, Brecht Mary-Lynn, Hser Yih-Ing   Differences in Mortality among Heroin, Cocaine, and Methamphetamine Users: A Hierarchical Bayesian Approach Journal of drug issues, 2010; 40(1): 121-140.
Walker Kara Odom, Steers Neil, Liang Li-Jung, Morales Leo S, Forge Nell, Jones Loretta, Brown Arleen F   The vulnerability of middle-aged and older adults in a multiethnic, low-income area: contributions of age, ethnicity, and health insurance Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2010; 58(12): 2416-22.
Li Li, Liang Li-Jung, Lin Chunqing, Wu Zunyou, Rotheram-Borus Mary Jane, Rotheram-Borus Mary Jane   HIV prevention intervention to reduce HIV-related stigma: evidence from China AIDS (London, England), 2010; 24(1): 115-22.
Liang Li-Jung, Weiss Robert E, Redelings Benjamin, Suchard Marc A   Improving phylogenetic analyses by incorporating additional information from genetic sequence databases Bioinformatics (Oxford, England), 2009; 25(19): 2530-6.
Liang Li-Jung, Weiss Robert E   A hierarchical semiparametric regression model for combining HIV-1 phylogenetic analyses using iterative reweighting algorithms Biometrics, 2007; 63(3): 733-41.
Murphy Suzanne P, Gewa Constance, Liang Li-Jung, Grillenberger Monika, Bwibo Nimrod O, Neumann Charlotte G   School snacks containing animal source foods improve dietary quality for children in rural Kenya The Journal of nutrition, 2003; 133(11 Suppl 2): 3950S-3956S.

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