Paul Winters, M.S.

Paul Winters, M.S.

Contact Information

Box HH 37

Office: (585) 506-9484 x210
Fax: (585) 473-2245

Professional Bio

Paul Winters,MS is a statistician and Assistant Faculty in the department of Family Medicine Research at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He previously worked as the Lead Programmer/Analyst and Faculty Assistant in the Department of Community & Preventive Medicine, Division of Epidemiology where he taught and helped develop a required course in statistical computing for the doctorate program in epidemiology.



He graduated with a Master's degree in applied statistics from the Kate Gleason School of Engineering at the Rochester Institute of Technology. His undergraduate degree in linguistics was completed at the University of Rochester.

Research Bio

Assistant Faculty in the department of Family Medicine Research at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He is a statistician who has collaborated on a wide variety of medical research projects within and outside the Medical Center and has co-authored numerous papers. He is particularly interested in statistical methods in medical research with a specialty in nationally representative weighted data with complex survey designs.

Awards & Honors (National)

Phi Theta Kappa | Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society | Rochester, New York 1996

Awards & Honors (Local)

Rochester Area Colleges Outstanding Adult Student Award | RACCE - Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education | Rochester, New York 1997

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 53 available »

2014 Aug 5
Fiscella K, Winters PC, Mendoza M, Noronha GJ, Swanger CM, Bisognano JD, Fortuna RJ. "Do Clinicians Recommend Aspirin to Patients for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease?" Journal of general internal medicine.. 2014 Aug 5; Epub 2014 Aug 05.
2014 Aug
Jean-Pierre P, Cheng Y, Paskett E, Shao C, Fiscella K, Winters P, . "Item response theory analysis of the patient satisfaction with cancer-related care measure: a psychometric investigation in a multicultural sample of 1,296 participants." Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.. 2014 Aug; 22(8):2229-40. Epub 2014 Mar 25.
2014 Jun 3
Rousseau SJ, Humiston SG, Yosha A, Winters PC, Loader S, Luong V, Schwartzbauer B, Fiscella K. "Patient navigation moderates emotion and information demands of cancer treatment: a qualitative analysis." Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.. 2014 Jun 3; Epub 2014 Jun 03.
2014 Jun
Freund KM, Battaglia TA, Calhoun E, Darnell JS, Dudley DJ, Fiscella K, Hare ML, LaVerda N, Lee JH, Levine P, Murray DM, Patierno SR, Raich PC, Roetzheim RG, Simon M, Snyder FR, Warren-Mears V, Whitley EM, Winters P, Young GS, Paskett ED, . "Impact of patient navigation on timely cancer care: the Patient Navigation Research Program." Journal of the National Cancer Institute.. 2014 Jun; 106(6):dju115. Epub 2014 Jun 17.
2014 Apr
Carle AC, Jean-Pierre P, Winters P, Valverde P, Wells K, Simon M, Raich P, Patierno S, Katz M, Freund KM, Dudley D, Fiscella K. "Psychometric evaluation of the patient satisfaction with logistical aspects of navigation (PSN-L) scale using item response theory." Medical care.. 2014 Apr; 52(4):354-61.

Current Appointments

Assistant - Department of Family Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Education

MS | Applied Statistics | Rochester Institute of Technology2004
BA | Languages/Linguistics | University of Rochester2001
Associate in Science | Liberal Arts | Monroe Community College1997