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Catherine M. Crespi



DepartmentsType of Faculty
BiostatisticsFull Time
Contact Information

Room: A2-125 CHS (Cancer Prevention and Control)

Mailing address:
Department of Biostatistics
UCLA School of Public Health
Box 951772
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1772

Areas of Interest: 

Dr. Crespi is affiliated with the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Center of the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. Her research areas include cancer prevention and control, cancer epidemiology, cancer survivorship, HIV, obesity, nutrition, physical activity, health disparities, health psychology and quality of life. Her statistical methodology interests include design and analysis of cluster randomized trials and other intervention studies, sample size and power analysis, and longitudinal modeling of chronic disease processes. Dr. Crespi has served as president of the Western North American Region of the International Biometric Society and on the Board of Trustees of the National Institute of Statistical Sciences. She is on the editorial board of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute and has served on review panels for the National Institutes of Health and the University of California Cancer Research Coordinating Committee. She is co-chair of the 2020 International Conference on Health Policy Statistics.

PhD, University of California Los Angeles
MS, University of California Los Angeles
BA, Harvard University