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Research interests

Dr. Arthur Berg frequently engages in collaborative research relating to all forms of biostatistics and bioinformatics analyses. He has utilized numerous software tools to perform diverse types of statistical analyses, and he has developed many computational tools of his own.

In addition to his computational strengths, Dr. Berg has also written a number of methodological papers in biostatistics, statistics and statistical genetics.

During his time at Penn State, Dr. Berg has participated in several successful collaborations with faculty, postdocs and students that has involved biostatistical expertise.

Teaching and educational interests

Dr. Arthur Berg has taught a range of courses to all different kinds of learners, including middle-school students, community college students, undergraduate students and graduate students. For the past several years at Penn State, he has taught a PhD-level Bayesian statistics course, which is synergistic to his recent research efforts.

Dr. Berg has also served as the program director for the Biostatistics PhD Program at Penn State College of Medicine since its inception in 2011, and has methored graduate students and postdocs while at Penn State and previously at the University of Florida.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of California, San Diego

… → 2007

MS, University of California, San Diego

… → 2005

BS, University of Southern California

… → 2002

MA, University of Southern California

… → 2002

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Research Output 2007 2019

5 Citations (Scopus)

Association between DNA methylation in obesity-related genes and body mass index percentile in adolescents

He, F., Berg, A., Imamura, Y., Bixler, E., Fernandez-Mendoza, J., Whitsel, E. A. & Liao, D., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 2079.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Methylation
Body Mass Index
Obesity
Genes
Pediatric Obesity

Correction: Nutritional status in chronic spinal cord injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Spinal Cord, (2019), 57, 1, (3-17), 10.1038/s41393-018-0218-4)

Farkas, G. J., Pitot, M. A., Berg, A. & Gater, D., Mar 1 2019, In : Spinal Cord. 57, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Quadriplegia
Energy Intake
Nutritional Status
Spinal Cord Injuries
Meta-Analysis

Glycated hemoglobin differences among blog-reading adults with type 1 diabetes compared with those who do not read blogs: Cross-sectional study

Oser, S., Stuckey, H., Parascando, J. A., McGinley, E. L., Berg, A. & Oser, T., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of medical Internet research. 21, 4, e13634.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Blogging
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Reading
Cross-Sectional Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Nutritional status in chronic spinal cord injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Farkas, G. J., Pitot, M. A., Berg, A. & Gater, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Spinal Cord. 57, 1, p. 3-17 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

United States Department of Agriculture
Nutritional Status
Spinal Cord Injuries
Meta-Analysis
Confidence Intervals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in veterans with spinal cord injury

Gater, D., Farkas, G. J., Berg, A. & Castillo, C., Jan 2 2019, In : Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 42, 1, p. 86-93 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Spinal Cord Injuries
Mid-Atlantic Region
Body Mass Index
Obesity