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Wen Ye

Wen Ye, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

M4073 SPH II      Vcard icon
1415 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029

Office: 734-615-9051; Fax: 734-763-2215

E-mail: wye@umich.edu

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Professional Summary

Wen Ye is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics. Wen joined the University of Michigan after she earned her doctoral degree in Biostatistics at the University of Michigan in 2006. Her research focuses on joint modeling of longitudinal and survival data.


Ph.D., Biostatistics, University of Michigan, 2006
MS, Pharmacology, University of Toledo, 1999
BS, Physiology and Biophysics, Peking University, 1997

Research Interests & Projects


  • Aging
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology
  • Pelvic Floor Diseases


  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Multi-state survival data analysis
  • Joint modeling of longitudinal and survival data
  • Nonparametric regression

Selected Publications

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Barhak J, Isaman DJM, Ye W, Donghee Lee. (Submitted to ) (April, 2010). Chronic Disease Modeling and Simulation Software Journal of Biomedical Informatics

Xu, X., Liang, J., Bennett, J.M., Quinones, A.R., Ye, W. (2010). Dynamics of Depressive Symptoms in Middle Age and Older Americans: Does Ethnicity Matter? Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences

Liang J, Xu X, Quiýone AR, Bennett JM, Ye W. (April, 2010). Multiple Trajectories of Depressive Symptoms in Middle and Late Life: Ethnic Variations Psychology and Aging

Barhak, J., Isaman, D.J.M., Ye, W. (February, 2010). Use of Secondary Data Analysis and Instantaneous States in a Discrete-State Model of Diabetic Heart Disease. Information Fusion

Adinoff, B., Best, S.E., Ye, W., Brown, M.M., Williams M.J., Iranmenesh A. (2010). Adrenocortical and pituitary glucocorticoid responsiveness in abstinent alcohol-dependent women. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research

Liang, J., Quinones, A.R., Bennett, J.M., Ye, W., Xu, X., Shawn, B.A., Ofstedal, M.B. (2010). Evolving Self-Rated Health in Middle and Old Age: How Does It Differ Across Black, Hispanic, and White Americans? Journal of Aging and Health

Ye, W., Liang, J. (2010). Estimating health trajectories in old age: How much does selection bias matter?

Gutman, R.E., Bradley, C.S., Ye, W., Markland, A.D., Whitehead, W.E., Fitzgerald, M.P. (2010). Effects of colpocleisis on bowel symptoms among women with severe pelvic organ prolapse. International Urogynecology Journal

Richter HE, Burgio KL, Brubaker L, Nygaard IE, Ye W, Weidner A, Bradley CS, Handa VL, Borello-France D, Goode PS, Zyczynski H, Lukacz ES, Schaffer J, Barber M, Meikle S, Spino C for the Pelvic Floor Disorders Network. (2010). A Trial of Continence Pessary vs. Behavioral Therapy vs. Combined Therapy for Stress Incontinence. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 115(3), 609-17.

Quiýones AR, Liang J, Ye W. (2010). Risk of Incident Hypertension Among Black, White, and Mexican Americans After Age 50.