Sara Lodi
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Sara Lodi, PhD

Assistant Professor, Biostatistics - Boston University School of Public Health

Biography

Sara Lodi is an Assistant Professor in Biostatistics at Boston University School of Public Heath. She obtained her PhD in Medical Statistics at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2009, UK. Her research focuses on clinical epidemiology and comparative effectiveness research using routinely collected heath data, particularly in the area of HIV. Methodologically, she focuses on statistical techniques for causal inference to estimate effects of interventions along the HIV continuum of care. She has published many articles on behalf of large international collaborations of HIV cohorts such as CASCADE, COHERE and the HIV-CAUSAL Collaboration.

Education

  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, PhD Field of Study: Statistics
  • University of Southampton, MSc Field of Study: Statistics
  • Univ of Bologna, BA Field of Study: Statistics

Classes Taught

  • SPHBS851
  • SPHPH791

Publications

  • Published on 5/20/2021

    Lodi S, Emenyonu NI, Marson K, Kwarisiima D, Fatch R, McDonell MG, Cheng DM, Thirumurthy H, Gandhi M, Camlin CS, Muyindike WR, Hahn JA, Chamie G. The Drinkers' Intervention to Prevent Tuberculosis (DIPT) trial among heavy drinkers living with HIV in Uganda: study protocol of a 2×2 factorial trial. Trials. 2021 May 20; 22(1):355. PMID: 34016158.

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  • Published on 5/20/2021

    Epstein RL, Sperring H, Hofman M, Lodi S, White LF, Barocas JA, Bouton TC, Xiao Y, Hsu HE, Miller NS, Linas BP, Marathe JG. Time to SARS-CoV-2 PCR Clearance in Immunocompromising Conditions: Is Test-Based Removal From Isolation Necessary in Severely Immunocompromised Individuals? Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Jun; 8(6):ofab164. PMID: 34189164.

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  • Published on 3/31/2021

    Bouton TC, Lodi S, Turcinovic J, Weber SE, Quinn E, Korn C, Steiner J, Schechter-Perkins EM, Duffy E, Ragan EJ, Taylor BP, Schaeffer B, Miller N, Davidoff R, Hanage WP, Connor J, Pierre C, Jacobson KR. COVID-19 vaccine impact on rates of SARS-CoV-2 cases and post vaccination strain sequences among healthcare workers at an urban academic medical center: a prospective cohort study. medRxiv. 2021 Mar 31. PMID: 33821283.

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  • Published on 3/31/2021

    van Santen DK, Boyd A, Matser A, Maher L, Hickman M, Lodi S, Prins M. The effect of needle and syringe program and opioid agonist therapy on the risk of HIV, hepatitis B and C virus infection for people who inject drugs in Amsterdam, the Netherlands: findings from an emulated target trial. Addiction. 2021 Mar 31. PMID: 33788326.

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  • Published on 3/23/2021

    Lodi S, Freiberg M, Gnatienko N, Blokhina E, Yaroslavtseva T, Krupitsky E, Murray E, Samet JH, Cheng DM. Per-protocol analysis of the ZINC trial for HIV disease among alcohol users. Trials. 2021 03 23; 22(1):226. PMID: 33757560.

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  • Published on 3/18/2021

    Ganguly AP, Lira MC, Lodi S, Forman LS, Colasanti JA, Williams EC, Liebschutz JM, Del Rio C, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Race and satisfaction with pain management among patients with HIV receiving long-term opioid therapy. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 May 01; 222:108662. PMID: 33775447.

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  • Published on 3/16/2021

    Chammartin F, Lodi S, Logan R, Ryom L, Mocroft A, Kirk O, d'Arminio Monforte A, Reiss P, Phillips A, El-Sadr W, Hatleberg CI, Pradier C, Bonnet F, Law M, De Wit S, Sabin C, Lundgren JD, Bucher HC. Risk for Non-AIDS-Defining and AIDS-Defining Cancer of Early Versus Delayed Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy : A Multinational Prospective Cohort Study. Ann Intern Med. 2021 06; 174(6):768-776. PMID: 33721519.

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  • Published on 3/15/2021

    Kimmel SD, Walley AY, Lodi S, Forman LS, Liebschutz JM, Lira MC, Kim TW, Del Rio C, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Naloxone receipt and overdose prevention care among people with HIV on chronic opioid therapy. AIDS. 2021 03 15; 35(4):697-700. PMID: 33587441.

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  • Published on 3/1/2021

    Puryear SB, Fatch R, Beesiga B, Kekibiina A, Lodi S, Marson K, Emenyonu NI, Muyindike WR, Kwarisiima D, Hahn JA, Chamie G. Higher Levels of Alcohol Use Are Associated With Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 03 01; 72(5):865-868. PMID: 32374867.

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  • Published on 2/4/2021

    Bhatraju E, Liebschutz JM, Lodi S, Forman LS, Lira MC, Kim TW, Colasanti J, Del Rio C, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Post-traumatic stress disorder and risky opioid use among persons living with HIV and chronic pain. AIDS Care. 2021 Feb 04; 1-8. PMID: 33535800.

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