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Shirley W. Eberly, M.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 630
Rochester, NY 14642

Research Bio

Shirley Eberly, MS, Associate in the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, is primarily involved with study design, protocol development, and statistical analysis of clinical research data. This has included large scale clinical trials for the treatment of Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease. Other studies in which she has participated extensively include examinations of genetic factors affecting the recurrence of coronary events after myocardial infarction; possible interventions to reduce environmental lead exposures in young children; causes of suicide in older adults, and the effect of pacifier use on breastfeeding duration and complications.

Recent Journal Articles

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2013 Nov
Marder K, Gu Y, Eberly S, Tanner CM, Scarmeas N, Oakes D, Shoulson I, . "Relationship of Mediterranean diet and caloric intake to phenoconversion in Huntington disease." JAMA neurology. 2013 Nov; 70(11):1382-8.
2013 Sep 24
Moscovitch-Lopatin M, Goodman RE, Eberly S, Ritch JJ, Rosas HD, Matson S, Matson W, Oakes D, Young AB, Shoulson I, Hersch SM, . "HTRF analysis of soluble huntingtin in PHAROS PBMCs." Neurology. 2013 Sep 24; 81(13):1134-40. Epub 2013 Aug 21.
2013 May 28
"Characterization of the Huntington intermediate CAG repeat expansion phenotype in PHAROS." Neurology. 2013 May 28; 80(22):2022-7. Epub 2013 Apr 26.
Wills, A-M; Eberly, S; Tennis, M; Lang, A; Messing, S; Togasaki, D; Tanner, C; Kamp, C; Chen, J-F; Oakes, D; McDermott, M; Schwarzschild, M. "Caffeine Consumption and Risk of Dyskinesia in CALM-PD". Movement Disorders. 2013; 28(3): 380-383.
Lang AE, Eberly S, Goetz CG, Stebbins G, Oakes D, Marek K, Ravina B, Tanner CM, Shoulson I, . "Movement disorder society unified Parkinson disease rating scale experiences in daily living: longitudinal changes and correlation with other assessments." Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 2013 28(14):1980-6. Epub 2013 Oct 09.

Current Appointments

Associate (Part-Time) - Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology (SMD) - Primary


MS | Statistics | Stanford University1961
BS | Statistics | Stanford University1960