Micah McCumber, MS

Social/Clinical Research Manager Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center

T:(919) 962-4228

micahmc@email.unc.edu

137 East Franklin Street, Suite 203

CB #8030

Chapel Hill, NC 27514-4145

USA

Staff/Administrative Duties

As a biostatistician at the Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center (CSCC), Micah's duties include the following:

- Provide technical, operational and statistical support for studies as needed to meet timelines for monthly management, annual and ad hoc reports.

- Provide manuscript writing group support, conduct exploratory analyses as needed, write computing requests, and review and validate statistical computing results. Write statistical results sections. Provide statistical computing support as needed.

- Serve as collaborator with study committees and facilitate communication of agendas for conference calls and meetings or training sessions. Provide materials for meetings within deliverable timelines.

Key Publications

Venous thromboembolism: A Call for risk assessment in all hospitalised patients. ISTH Steering Committee for World Thrombosis Day (2016). Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 116(5), 777-779.

The design and implementation of a new surveillance system for venous thromboembolism using combined active and passive methods. Wendelboe AM, Campbell J, McCumber M, Bratzler D, Ding K, Beckman M, Reyes N, Raskob G (2015). American Heart Journal, 170(3), 447-454.

Global public awareness of venous thromboembolism. Wendelboe AM, McCumber M, Hylek EM, Buller H, Weitz JI, Raskob G; ISTH Steering Committee for World Thrombosis Day (2015). Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 13(8), 1365-1371.

Inducing Herd Immunity against Seasonal Influenza in Long-Term Care Facilities through Employee Vaccination Coverage: A Transmission Dynamics Model. Wendelboe AM, Grafe C, McCumber M, Anderson MP (2015). Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine.

Thrombosis: a major contributor to the global disease burden. ISTH Steering Committee for World Thrombosis Day (2014). Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 12(10), 1580-1590.

Education

PhD, Epidemiology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2018

MS , Biostatistics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2012

BS, Mathematics, Oklahoma Christian University, 2010