Selected Publications

Below is a list of selected publications. For a complete list of publications and preprints, see my full CV [link].

Methodology

Spieker, A.J. and Huang, Y. (2017). “A method to address between-subject heterogeneity for identification of principal surrogate markers in repeated low-dose challenge HIV vaccine studies.” Statistics in Medicine, 36(26), 4167-4181. [link]

Spieker, A.J., Roy, J.A., and Mitra, N. (2018). “Analyzing medical costs with time-dependent treatment: The nested g-formula.” Health Economics, 27(7), 1063-1073. [link]

Spieker, A.J., Delaney, J.A.C., and McClelland,R.L. (2018). “A method to account for covariate- specific treatment effects when estimating biomarker associations in the presence of endogenous medication use.” Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 27(8), 2279-2293. [link]

Spieker, A.J., Ko, E., Roy, J.A., and Mitra, N. (2020). “Nested g-computation: a causal approach to analysis of censored medical costs in the presence of time-varying treatment.” To appear in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C. [link] [arXiv]

Applications

Wang, L., Spieker, A.J., Li, J., and Rutkove, S.B. (2011). “Electrical impedance myography for monitoring motor neuron loss in the SOD1 G93A amyotrophic lateral sclerosis rat.” Clinical Neurophysiology 122(12), 2505-2511. [PubMed]

Spieker, A.J., Narayanaswami, P., Fleming, L., Keel, J.C., Muzin, S.C., and Rutkove, S.B. (2013). “Electrical impedance myography in the diagnosis of radiculopathy.” Muscle and Nerve 48(5), 800-805. [PubMed]

Hsi, R.S., Spieker, A.J., Stoller, M.L., Jacobs, D.R., Jr., Reiner, A.P., McClelland, R.L., Kahn, A.J., Chi, T., Szklo, M., and Sorensen, M.D. (2015). “Coronary artery calcium score and association with recurrent nephrolithiasis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.” Journal of Urology 195(4), 971-976. [PubMed]

Nelson, L.A., Spieker A.J., Greevy, R., LeStourgeon, L.M., Wallston, K.A., and Mayberry, L.S. (2020). “User engagement remains high among diverse adults during a 12-month text message-delivered diabetes support intervention.” JMIR mHealth and uHealth. [PubMed]

Invited Commentary

Spieker, A.J. “Comment on `Penalized Spline of Propensity Methods for Treatment Comparison’ by Zhou, Elliott, and Little.” (2019). Journal of the American Statistical Association. 114(S25), 20-23. [link]

Preprints (arXiv)

Spieker, A.J., Illenberger, N., Roy, J., Mitra, N. “Net benefit separation and the determination curve: a probabilistic framework for cost-effectiveness estimation.” Revised and resubmitted. arXiv:1912.00039. [link]

Spieker, A.J., Greevy, R., Mayberry, L., Nelson, L. “Bounding the local average treatment effect in an instrumental variable analysis of engagement with a mobile intervention. Submitted. arXiv:2008.06473. [link]

Software

uwIntroStats [CRAN]
endogenous [CRAN]