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Chan Shen, Ph.D., M.S.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Services Research, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

Phone: 713-563-4309
Fax: 713-563-4243
Email: cshen@mdanderson.org

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2009 Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, PHD, Economics
2007 Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, MS, Statistics

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Division of Quantitative Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 6/2011-present
Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 8/2009-5/2011

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Ajmera M, Shen C, Pan X, Findley PA, Rust G, Sambamoorthi U. Inhaled anticholinergic use and all-cause mortality among elderly Medicare beneficiaries with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 8:287-94, 6/2013.
2. Shen C. Determinants of Health Care Decisions: Insurance, Utilization, and Expenditures. Review of Economics and Statistics 95(1):142-153, 3/2013.
3. Shen C, Sambamoorthi U. Associations between Health-related Quality of Life and Financial Barriers to Care among Women Veterans and Women Non-veterans. Women Health 52(1):1-17, 2/9/2012. PMID: 22324355.
4. Findley PA, Shen C, Sambamoorthi U. Depression Treatment Patterns among Elderly with Cancer. Depress Res Treat 2012:676784, 2012. e-Pub 8/27/2012. PMCID: PMC3434374.
5. Findley P, Shen C, Sambamoorthi U. Multimorbidity and persistent depression among veterans with diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension. Health Soc Work 36(2):109-19, 5/2011. PMID: 21661300.
6. Sambamoorthi U, Shen C, Findley P, Frayne S, Banerjea R. Depression Treatment Patterns among Women Veterans with Cardiovascular Conditions or Diabetes. World Psychiatry 9(3):177-182, 10/2010. PMCID: PMC2948721.
7. Shen C, Findley P, Banerjea R, Sambamoorthi U. Depressive Disorders Among Cohorts of Women Veterans with Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Hypertension. J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19(8):1475-1486, 8/2010. PMID: 20583958.
8. Klein R, Shen C. Bias Corrections in Testing and Estimating Semiparametric, Single Index Models. Econometric Theory 26(6):1683-1718, 2010.
9. Shen C, Sambamoorthi U, Rust G. Co-occurring mental illness and health care utilization and expenditures in adults with obesity and chronic physical illness. Dis Manag 11(3):153-60, 6/2008. PMID: 18564027.

Abstracts

1. Shen C, Sambamoorthi U. Health-related Quality of LIfe and Financial Barriers to Care among Women Veterans. Journal of Women's Health 20(3):455-504, 2011.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Sensor-assisted prevention of dehydration in head and neck cancer patients
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Peterson
Duration: 9/1/2013 - 6/30/2014

Last updated: 10/28/2013