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Publications by Department Members


Remmers J, Charkhandeh S, Grosse J, Topor Z, Brant R, Santosham P, et al. Remotely controlled mandibular protrusion during sleep predicts therapeutic success with oral appliances in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep. 2013; 36: 1517–1525.
Rosco JF, Joe H. Measures of tail asymmetry for bivariate copulas. Statistical Papers. Springer; 2013; 54: 709-726. DOI: 10.1007/s00362-012-0457-y
Shiff NJ, Brant R, Guzman J, Cabral DA, Huber AM, Miettunen P, et al. Glucocorticoid-related changes in body mass index among children and adolescents with rheumatic diseases. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013; 65: 113–121.
Shirani A, Zhao Y, Karim MEhsanul, Evans C, Kingwell E, van der Kop ML, et al. Interferon beta and long-term disability in multiple sclerosis. JAMA neurology. American Medical Association; 2013; 70: 651–653. DOI: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2013.2197
Stoeber J, Joe H, Czado C. Simplified pair copula constructions: Limitations and extensions. Journal of Multivariate Analysis. Elsevier Inc; 2013; 119: 101-118. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmva.2013.04.014
Van Aelst S, Willems G, Zamar RH. Robust and efficient estimation of the residual scale in linear regression. JOURNAL OF MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS. 525 B STREET, STE 1900, SAN DIEGO, CA 92101-4495 USA: ELSEVIER INC; 2013; 116: 278-296. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmva.2012.12.008
Vinall J, Grunau RE, Brant R, Chau V, Poskitt KJ, Synnes AR, et al. Slower postnatal growth is associated with delayed cerebral cortical maturation in preterm newborns. Sci Transl Med. 2013; 5: 168ra8.
WANG BRADJIANHE, ZHANG HONGBIN, WU LANG, HUANG SUYONG, Zidek JV, LU JIANXIONG. Property Modeling of Changbai Larch Veneers in Relation to Stand and Tree Variables. Vancouver, BC: Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia; 2013.
Wang T, WU LANG. Multivariate one-sided tests for nonlinear mixed-effects models. Canadian Journal of Statistics [Internet]. 2013; 41: 453–465. DOI: 10.1002/cjs.11180 URL:
WANG BRADJIANHE, ZHANG HONGBIN, WU LANG, HUANG SUYONG, LU JIANXIONG, Zidek J. Property Modeling of Changbai Larch ( Larix Olgensis Henry) Veneers in Relation to Stand and Tree Variables. Wood and Fiber Science [Internet]. 2013; 45: 314–329. URL:
Woolcott CG, Courneya KS, Boyd NF, Yaffe MJ, McTiernan A, Brant R, et al. Longitudinal changes in IGF-I and IGFBP-3, and mammographic density among postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2013; 22: 2116–2120.
Woolcott CG, Courneya KS, Boyd NF, Yaffe MJ, McTiernan A, Brant R, et al. Association between sex hormones, glucose homeostasis, adipokines, and inflammatory markers and mammographic density among postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res. Treat. 2013; 139: 255–265.
Xing L, Burstyn I, Richardson DB, Gustafson P. A comparison of Bayesian hierarchical modeling with group-based exposure assessment in occupational epidemiology. Statistics in medicine [Internet]. Wiley Online Library; 2013;. DOI: 10.1002/sim.5791 URL:
Xu C, Chen J, Mantell H. Pseudo-likelihood-based Bayesian information criterion for variable selection in survey data. Survey Methodology. 2013; 39: 303–322.
Zou W, Chen J. A Markov regime-switching model for crude-oil markets: Comparison of composite likelihood and full likelihood. Canadian Journal of Statistics. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2013; 41: 353–367.
Zwicker JG, Grunau RE, Adams E, Chau V, Brant R, Poskitt KJ, et al. Score for neonatal acute physiology-II and neonatal pain predict corticospinal tract development in premature newborns. Pediatr. Neurol. 2013; 48: 123–129.


Altman RM, Petkau AJ, Vrecko D, Smith A. MRI-based clinical trials in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: new sample size calculations based on a longitudinal model. Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 2012; 18: 1600–1608. DOI: 10.1177/1352458512444326
Balkema G, Embrechts P, Nolde N. Sensitivity of the limit shape of sample clouds from meta densities. BERNOULLI. 428 PRINSES BEATRIXLAAN, 2270 AZ VOORBURG, NETHERLANDS: INT STATISTICAL INST; 2012; 18: 1386-1404. DOI: 10.3150/11-BEJ370
Barkhof F, Simon JH, Fazekas F, Rovaris M, Kappos L, de Stefano N, et al. MRI monitoring of immunomodulation in relapse-onset multiple sclerosis trials. Nature Reviews Neurology. 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA: NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP; 2012; 8: 13-21. DOI: 10.1038/nrneurol.2011.190
Boente G, Ruiz M, Zamar RH. Bandwidth choice for robust nonparametric scale function estimation. COMPUTATIONAL STATISTICS & DATA ANALYSIS. PO BOX 211, 1000 AE AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS: ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV; 2012; 56: 1594-1608. DOI: 10.1016/j.csda.2011.10.002
Bornn L, Zidek JV. Efficient stabilization of crop yield prediction in the Canadian Prairies. Agricultural and forest meteorology. Elsevier; 2012; 152: 223–232.
Bornn L, Shaddick G, Zidek JV. Modeling nonstationary processes through dimension expansion. Journal of the American Statistical Association. Taylor and Francis; 2012; 107: 281–289.
Bouchard-Côté A, Sankararaman S, Jordan MI. Phylogenetic inference via sequential Monte Carlo. Systematic Biology. 2012; 61: 579–593.
Bouchard-Côté A, Kirkpatrick B. Bayesian pedigree analysis using measure factorization. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 25 (NIPS). 2012. pp. 2906–2914.
Bouchard-Côté A, Jordan MI. The Poisson Indel Process. arXiv. 2012; 1207.6327.
Brummelte S, Grunau RE, Chau V, Poskitt KJ, Brant R, Vinall J, et al. Procedural pain and brain development in premature newborns. Ann. Neurol. 2012; 71: 385–396.
Chau V, Brant R, Poskitt KJ, Tam EW, Synnes A, Miller SP. Postnatal infection is associated with widespread abnormalities of brain development in premature newborns. Pediatr. Res. 2012; 71: 274–279.
Chen J, Li P, Fu Y. Inference on the order of a normal mixture. Journal of the American Statistical Association. Taylor & Francis Group; 2012; 107: 1096–1105.
Chen J, Chen Z. Extended BIC for small-n-large-P sparse GLM. Statistica Sinica. 2012; 22: 555.
Chen H, Chen J, Chen S-Y. Confidence intervals for the mean of a population containing many zero values under unequal probability sampling 511: Y. Quality Control and Applied Statistics. 2012; 57: 77.
Chen J, Liu Y. Adjusted empirical likelihood with high-order one-sided coverage precision. Statistics and its Interface. 2012; 5: 281–292.
Daniels JP, Hunc K, Cochrane DD, Carr R, Shaw NT, Taylor A, et al. Identification by families of pediatric adverse events and near misses overlooked by health care providers. CMAJ. 2012; 184: 29–34.
Danilov M, Yohai VJ, Zamar RH. Robust Estimation of Multivariate Location and Scatter in the Presence of Missing Data. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN STATISTICAL ASSOCIATION. 732 N WASHINGTON ST, ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314-1943 USA: AMER STATISTICAL ASSOC; 2012; 107: 1178-1186. DOI: 10.1080/01621459.2012.699792
Domanski D, Percy AJ, Yang J, Chambers AG, Hill JS, Freue GVCohen, et al. MRM-based multiplexed quantitation of 67 putative cardiovascular disease biomarkers in human plasma. Proteomics. Wiley Online Library; 2012; 12: 1222–1243.
Dou Y, Le ND, Zidek JV. Temporal forecasting with a Bayesian spatial predictor: Application to ozone. Advances in Meteorology. Hindawi Publishing Corporation; 2012; 2012.
Freue GVCohen, Borchers CH. Multiple Reaction Monitoring (MRM) Principles and Application to Coronary Artery Disease. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics. Am Heart Assoc; 2012; 5: 378–378.
Fujiwara T, Barr RG, Brant RF, Rajabali F, Pike I. Using International Classification of Diseases, 10th edition, codes to estimate abusive head trauma in children. Am J Prev Med. 2012; 43: 215–220.
Goodin DS, Hartung HP, O'Connor P, Filippi M, Arnason B, Comi G, et al. Neutralizing antibodies to interferon beta-1b in multiple sclerosis: a clinico-radiographic paradox in the BEYOND trial. Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 1 OLIVERS YARD, 55 CITY ROAD, LONDON EC1Y 1SP, ENGLAND: SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD; 2012; 18: 181-195. DOI: 10.1177/1352458511418629
Goodin DS, Hartung H-P, O’Connor P, Filippi M, Arnason B, Comi G, et al.. Neutralizing antibodies to interferon beta-1b multiple sclerosis: a clinico-radiographic paradox in the BEYOND trial. Multiple Sclerosis Journal. Sage Publications; 2012; 18: 181–195.
Gover A, Brummelte S, Synnes AR, Miller SP, Brant R, Weinberg J, et al. Single course of antenatal steroids did not alter cortisol in preterm infants up to 18 months. Acta Paediatr. 2012; 101: 604–608.
Günther OP, Chen V, Freue GCohen, Balshaw RF, Tebbutt SJ, Hollander Z, et al.. A computational pipeline for the development of multi-marker bio-signature panels and ensemble classifiers. BMC bioinformatics. BioMed Central; 2012; 13: 1.
Gustafson P. Double-robust estimators: Slightly more Bayesian than meets the eye?. International Journal of Biostatistics. 2012; 8: issue 2, article 4. DOI: 10.2202/1557-4679.1349
Gustafson P. On the behaviour of Bayesian credible intervals in partially identified models. Electronic Journal of Statistics [Internet]. 2012; 6: 2107-2124. DOI: 10.1214/12-EJS741 URL:
Gustafson P. Double-robust estimators: slightly more Bayesian than meets the eye?. The international journal of biostatistics. 2012; 8: 1–15. DOI: 10.2202/1557-4679.1349
Heckman N. The theory and application of penalized methods or Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces made easy. Statist. Surv. [Internet]. The American Statistical Association, the Bernoulli Society, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and the Statistical Society of Canada; 2012; 6: 113–141. DOI: 10.1214/12-SS101 URL:
Hosseini R, Le ND, Zidek JV. Time-varying markov models for binary temperature series in agrorisk management. Journal of agricultural, biological, and environmental statistics. Springer; 2012; 17: 283–305.