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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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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. Link
2012 Mar
Siderowf A, Jennings D, Eberly S, Oakes D, Hawkins KA, Ascherio A, Stern MB, Marek K, . "Impaired olfaction and other prodromal features in the Parkinson At-Risk Syndrome Study." Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society.. 2012 Mar; 27(3):406-12. Epub 2012 Jan 11.
Huang, X.; Auinger, P.; Eberly, S.; Oakes, D.; Schwarzschild, M.; Ascherio, A.; Mailman, R.; Chen, H.; for the Parkinson Study Group DATATOP Investigators. "Serum Cholesterol and the Progression of Parkinson's Disease: Results from DATATOP". PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(8): e22854. Link
Humiston, S.G.; Bennett, N.M.; Long, C.; Eberly, S.; Arvelo, L.; Stankaitis, J.; Szilagyi, P.G. "Increasing Inner-City Adult Influenza Vaccination Rates: A Randomized Controlled Trial". Public Health Reports. 2011; 126(Supplement 2): 39-47. Link
Schwarzschild, M.A.; Marek, K.; Eberly, S.; Oakes, D.; Shoulson, I.; Jennings, D.; Seibyl, J.; Ascherio, A. "Serum Urate and Probability of Dopaminergic Deficit in Early "Parkinson's Disease"". Movement Disorders. 2011; 26(10): 1864-1868. Link

Current Appointments

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


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