Mark Weaver, PhD

Research Assistant Professor Department of Biostatistics
Research Assistant Professor School of Medicine

T:(919) 843-7680

258 Brinkhous-Bullitt Building

CB #7064

Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Mark Weaver, PhD, is a faculty biostatistician in the Education, Training and Career Development Program within the NC TraCS Institute, in which role he provides statistical and study design expertise to clinical and translational research scholars supported by UNC’s CTSA.

Dr. Weaver has more than fifteen years’ collaborative and consultative experience in non-profit, industry and academic settings, and has actively contributed to the design, analysis and interpretation of many randomized, cluster-randomized and observational studies with clinical, behavioral and health services research outcomes.

Research Activities
Dr. Weaver’s personal research interest lies in the foundations of frequentist statistical inference.
Key Publications

Using videos to teach children inhaler technique: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Carpenter, D.M., Lee, C., Blalock, S.J., Weaver, M., Reuland, D., Coyne-Beasley, T., Mooneyham, R., Loughlin, C., Geryk, L.L., Sleath, B.L. (2015). Journal of Asthma, 52.

Stage 1 of the meaningful use incentive program for electronic health records: a study of readiness for change in ambulatory practice settings in one integrated delivery system,. Shea, C.M., Reiter, K.L., Weaver, M.A., McIntyre, M., Mose, J., Thornhill, J., Malone, R., and Weiner, B.J. (2014). BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 14.

The association between dry eye disease and depression and anxiety in a large population-based study. Van der Vaart, R., Weaver, M.A., Lefebvre, C., and Davis, R.M. (2014). American Journal of Ophthalmology.

Clinical trials registries are underutilized in the conduct of systematic reviews: a cross-sectional analysis,. Jones, C.W., Keil, L.G., Weaver, M.A., and Platts-Mills, T.F. (2014). Systematic Reviews, 3.

Instrument development of the UNC Dry Eye Management Scale. Grubbs, J., Huynh, K., Tolleson-Rinehart, S., Weaver, M.A., Williamson, J., Lefebvre, C., and Davis, R.M. (2014). Cornea, 33.


PhD, Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001

MS, Statistics, University of Georgia, 1995

BSE, Mathematics, Millersville University of Pennsylvania, 1992