Joseph M. Massaro, PhD

Professor, Biostatistics
Joseph Massaro
(617) 638-7728jmm@bu.edu
Crosstown Center – 327
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Biography

Joe Massaro is Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Mathematics and Statistics. He currently teaches Applied Statistical Methods in Clinical Trials I and II in the Department of Biostatistics. He has won several teaching awards at the School of Public Health for these courses. Joe currently also serves as Managing Director of Biostatistics and Data Management at Harvard Clinical Research Institute, a contract research organization providing statistical and data management services for the device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Overall, he has over 15 years experience in the design and statistical analysis of clinical trials, and has co-authored several clinical trials-related articles. Joe also performs longitudinal statistical analysis for the Framingham Heart Study, assessing risk factors for cardiovascular disease and dementia. In addition, he assists in the oversight of data management at the Framingham Heart Study. He has been with the Department of Biostatistics and the Framingham Heart Study since 1998.

Other Positions

  • Biostatistician, Framingham Heart Study
  • Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Boston College, BA
  • Boston University, MA
  • Boston University, PhD

Classes Taught

  • SPHBS851
  • SPHBS851
  • SPHBS861
  • SPHBS902
  • SPHBS980
  • SPHBS980

Publications

  • Published on 4/24/2017

    Joshi PH, Miller PE, Martin SS, Jones SR, Massaro JM, D'Agostino RB, Kulkarni KR, Sponseller C, Toth PP. Greater remnant lipoprotein cholesterol reduction with pitavastatin compared with pravastatin in HIV-infected patients. AIDS. 2017 Apr 24; 31(7):965-971. PMID: 28121706.

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  • Published on 3/27/2017

    Massaro JM, Murabito JM, Au R, Carnahan E, Morgan TS, Murray C, Fisher ES, Nelson EC, Lim SS, D'Agostino RB. Evidence on the Validity of a Comprehensive Health Risk Index and Implications for Ambulatory Care and Population Health Management. J Ambul Care Manage. 2017 Mar 27. PMID: 28350635.

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  • Published on 3/21/2017

    Konstam MA, Kiernan M, Chandler A, Dhingra R, Mody FV, Eisen H, Haught WH, Wagoner L, Gupta D, Patten R, Gordon P, Korr K, Fileccia R, Pressler SJ, Gregory D, Wedge P, Dowling D, Romeling M, Konstam JM, Massaro JM, Udelson JE. Short-Term Effects of Tolvaptan in Patients With Acute Heart Failure and Volume Overload. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Mar 21; 69(11):1409-1419. PMID: 28302292.

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  • Published on 3/16/2017

    Dorans KS, Wilker EH, Li W, Rice MB, Ljungman PL, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, D'Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Mittleman MA. Residential proximity to major roads, exposure to fine particulate matter and aortic calcium: the Framingham Heart Study, a cohort study. BMJ Open. 2017 Mar 16; 7(3):e013455. PMID: 28302634.

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  • Published on 3/15/2017

    Secemsky EA, Yeh RW, Kereiakes DJ, Cutlip DE, Cohen DJ, Steg PG, Cannon CP, Apruzzese PK, D'Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Mauri L. Mortality Following Cardiovascular and Bleeding Events Occurring Beyond 1 Year After Coronary Stenting: A Secondary Analysis of the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (DAPT) Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Mar 15. PMID: 28297015.

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  • Published on 2/24/2017

    Lee JJ, Pedley A, Therkelsen KE, Hoffmann U, Massaro JM, Levy D, Long MT. Upper Body Subcutaneous Fat Is Associated with Cardiometabolic Risk Factors. Am J Med. 2017 Feb 24. PMID: 28238696.

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  • Published on 2/22/2017

    Stefanescu Schmidt AC, Kereiakes DJ, Cutlip DE, Yeh RW, D'Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Hsieh WH, Mauri L. Myocardial Infarction Risk after Discontinuation of Thienopyridine Therapy in the Randomized DAPT Study. Circulation. 2017 Feb 22. PMID: 28228427.

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  • Published on 1/25/2017

    Lee JJ, Pedley A, Weinberg I, Britton KA, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, Manders E, Fox CS, Murabito JM. Relation of Iliac Artery Calcium With Adiposity Measures and Peripheral Artery Disease. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Apr 15; 119(8):1217-1223. PMID: 28219666.

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  • Published on 11/22/2016

    Kavousi M, Desai CS, Ayers C, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Mahabadi AA, Ikram MA, van der Lugt A, Hofman A, Erbel R, Khera A, Geisel MH, Jöckel KH, Lehmann N, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Massaro JM, Liu K, Möhlenkamp S, Ning H, Franco OH, Greenland P. Prevalence and Prognostic Implications of Coronary Artery Calcification in Low-Risk Women: A Meta-analysis. JAMA. 2016 Nov 22; 316(20):2126-2134. PMID: 27846641.

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  • Published on 11/21/2016

    Natarajan P, Bis JC, Bielak LF, Cox AJ, Dörr M, Feitosa MF, Franceschini N, Guo X, Hwang SJ, Isaacs A, Jhun MA, Kavousi M, Li-Gao R, Lyytikäinen LP, Marioni RE, Schminke U, Stitziel NO, Tada H, van Setten J, Smith AV, Vojinovic D, Yanek LR, Yao J, Yerges-Armstrong LM, Amin N, Baber U, Borecki IB, Carr JJ, Chen YI, Cupples LA, de Jong PA, de Koning H, de Vos BD, Demirkan A, Fuster V, Franco OH, Goodarzi MO, Harris TB, Heckbert SR, Heiss G, Hoffmann U, Hofman A, Išgum I, Jukema JW, Kähönen M, Kardia SL, Kral BG, Launer LJ, Massaro J, Mehran R, Mitchell BD, Mosley TH, de Mutsert R, Newman AB, Nguyen KD, North KE, O'Connell JR, Oudkerk M, Pankow JS, Peloso GM, Post W, Province MA, Raffield LM, Raitakari OT, Reilly DF, Rivadeneira F, Rosendaal F, Sartori S, Taylor KD, Teumer A, Trompet S, Turner ST, Uitterlinden AG, Vaidya D, van der Lugt A, Völker U, Wardlaw JM, Wassel CL, Weiss S, Wojczynski MK, Becker DM, Becker LC, Boerwinkle E, Bowden DW, Deary IJ, Dehghan A, Felix SB, Gudnason V, Lehtimäki T, Mathias R, Mook-Kanamori DO, Psaty BM, Rader DJ, Rotter JI, Wilson JG, van Duijn CM, Völzke H, Kathiresan S, Peyser PA, O'Donnell CJ. Multiethnic Exome-Wide Association Study of Subclinical Atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2016 Dec; 9(6):511-520. PMID: 27872105.

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