Kelley M. Kidwell, Ph.D.

Kelley Kidwell

Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

M2525 SPH II      Vcard icon
1415 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029

Office: 734-764-6724


Website(s): Personal website

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Professional Summary

Kelley Kidwell is a Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics. Kelley joined the University of Michigan after she earned her doctoral degree in Biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health in 2012. Her research centers on survival analysis, adaptive treatment strategies, and applications to cancer research.

Courses Taught

BIOSTAT513: Application of Regression Analysis to Public Health Studies    Syllabus (PDF)


Ph.D., Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, 2012
B.S., Mathematics, Bucknell University, 2007

Selected Publications

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Kidwell KM, Ko JH and Wahed AS (2013). Inference for the median residual life function in sequentially randomized trials.

Kidwell KM, Wahed AS (April, 2013). Weighted log-rank statistic to compare shared-path adaptive treatment strategies Biostatistics, 2, 299-312.

Kidwell, K.M., Yothers, G., Ganz, P.A., Land, S.R. (In Press). Neurotoxicity from oxaliplatin as adjuvant therapy for colon cancer: Long-term effects as compared to fluorouracil and leucovorin. Cancer , May 8, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.27593

Henry, N.L., Skaar, T.C., Dantzer, J., Li, L., Kidwell, K., Gersch, C., Nguyen, A.T., Rae, J.M., Desta, Z., Oesterreich, S., Philips, S., Carpenter, J.S., Storniolo, A.M., Stearns, V., Hayes, D.F., Flockhart, D.A. (April, 2013). Genetic associations with toxicity-related discontinuation of aromatase inhibitor therapy for breast cancer Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

Danhauer SC, Legault C, Bandos H, Kidwell K, Costantino J, Vaughan L, Avis NE, Rapp S, Coker LH, Naughton M, Naylor C, Terracciano A, Shumaker S. (December, 2012). Positive and negative affect, depression, and cognitive processes in the Cognition in the Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (Co-STAR) Trial. Neuropsychology, development, and cognition. Section B, Aging, neuropsychology and cognition

Yang, S. X., Costantino, J. P., Kim, C., Mamounas, E. P., Nguyen, D., Jeong, J., Wolmark, N., Kidwell, K., Paik, S., Swain, S. M. (2010). Akt phosphorylation at Ser473 predicts benefit of paclitaxel chemo therapy in node-positive breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 28(18), 2974–2981.

Painter, L., Dudjak, L., Kidwell, K., Simmons, R., Kidwell, R. (2011). The nurse role in the causation of compensable injury. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 2011 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print]

Quinn, S.C., Kumar, S., Freimuth, V., Kidwell, K., and Musa, D. (2011). Racial and ethnic disparities in exposure, susceptibility and access to health care for H1N1 influenza. American Journal of Public Health, 101(2), 285-293.