latent variable, latent class analysis, dementia, alzheimer, quantitative taxonomy, psychiatric epidemiology
Experiences & Accomplishments
I'm interested in latent variable methods that are useful in mental health research. I'm also interested in design of psychiatric clinical trials, including methods of randomization and sample enrichment.
Honors & Awards
2003-2006 NIMH Pre-Doctoral Fellowship: Psychiatric Epidemiology. Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
2005 The Morton Kramer Award for the Application of Biostatistics and Epidemiology in Research on the Prevention and Control of Mental Disorders, Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
2006-2007 NIMH Pre-Doctoral Fellowship: Biostatistics Mental Health/Psychiatry Training Program. Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
2007-2009 NIA Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Research Training in Age-Related Cognitive Disorders. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
2010 International College of Geriatric Psychoneuropharmacology Junior Investigator Award
2010 Excellence in Teaching Recognition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Lee H, Mears S, Rosenberg PB, Leoutsakos JS, Gottschalk A, Sieber F. Predisposing factors for post-operative delirium after hip fracture repair among patients with and without dementia. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. In Press.
Lee CT, Leoutsakos JS, Lyketsos CG, Steffens DC, Breitner JCS, Norton MC. Latent class-derived depression subgroups in a community sample of older adults: the cache county study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. In Press.
DeFulio A, Everly JJ, Leoutsakos JS, Umbricht A, Fingerhood M, Bigelow GE, Silverman K. Employment-based incentives for adherence to an FDA approved extended release formulation of naltrexone in opioid-dependent adults: A randomized controlled trial. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. In Press.
Mielke MM, Leoutsakos JS, Tschanz JT, Green RF, Tripodis Y, Corcoran CD, Norton MC, Lyketsos CG. Interaction between vascular factors and the APOE E4 allele in predicting rate of progression in Alzheimer's dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. In Press.
Chisolm MS, Acquavita SP, Kaltenbach K, Winklbaur B, Heil SH, Martin PR, Stine SM, Coyle M, Leoutsakos JS, Tuten M, Jansson LM, Backer PM, Jones HE. Cigarette smoking and neonatal outcomes in depressed and non-depressed opioid-dependent agonist-maintained pregnant patients. Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment. In Press.