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Matthew Gurka

Member of the Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies

Associate Director Institute for Child Health Policy

Professor and Director of Education and Training, Health Outcomes and Policy, College of Medicine

College of Education

Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies

Dr. Gurka is a member of the Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies and a professor in the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy. He is a biostatistician who has focused his collaborations on child health research. His area of statistical expertise is longitudinal data analysis, which has been especially useful in evaluating trajectories over time in children He has extensive collaborative and independent research experience in pediatrics. He has obtained funding to study the impact of chronic illnesses such as asthma on development and behavior in children and adolescents.

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