Selected Publications

Selected Publications

VanderWeele, T.J. (2014). A unification of mediation and interaction: a four-way decomposition. Epidemiology, 25:749-761.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Robinson, W. (2014). On the causal interpretation of race in regressions adjusting for confounding and mediating variables. Epidemiology, 25:473-484.

VanderWeele, T.J., Hong, G., Jones, S. and Brown, J. (2013). Mediation and spillover effects in group-randomized trials: a case study of the 4R’s educational intervention. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 108:469-482.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Shpitser, I. (2013). On the definition of a confounder. Annals of Statistics, 41:196-220.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2013). Surrogate measures and consistent surrogates (with Discussion). Biometrics, 69:561-681.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Hernán, M.A. (2013). Causal inference under multiple versions of treatment. Journal of Causal Inference, 1:1-20.

VanderWeele, T.J. and An, W. (2013). Social networks and causal inference. Handbook of Causal Analysis for Social Research, S.L. Morgan (ed.). Springer, Chapter 17, p. 353-374.

Cacioppo, J.T., Cacioppo, S., Gonzaga, G., Ogburn, E.L., and VanderWeele, T.J. (2013). Marital satisfaction and break-ups differ across on-line and off-line meeting venues. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110:10135-10140.

Balboni, T.A., Balboni, M.J., Enzinger, A.C., Gallivan, K., Paulk, M.E.,Wright, A., Steinhauser, K.,VanderWeele, T.J., and Prigerson, H.G. (2013). Provision of spiritual support to advanced cancer patients by religious communities and associations with medical care at the end of life. JAMA Internal Medicine, 73:1109-1117.

Valeri, L. and VanderWeele, T.J. (2013). Mediation analysis allowing for exposure-mediator interactions and causal interpretation: theoretical assumptions and implementation with SAS and SPSS macros. Psychological Methods, 18:137-150.

VanderWeele, T.J., Lantos, J.D. and Lauderdale, D.S. (2012). Rising preterm birth rates, 1989-2004: changing demographics or changing obstetric practice? Social Science and Medicine, 74:196-201.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Richardson, T.S. (2012). General theory for interactions in sufficient cause models with dichotomous exposures. Annals of Statistics, 40:2128-2161.

Tchetgen Tchetgen, E.J. and VanderWeele, T.J. (2012). On causal inference in the presence of interference. Statistical Methods in Medical Research – Special Issue on Causal Inference, 21:55-75.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Arah, O.A. (2011). Bias formulas for sensitivity analysis of unmeasured confounding for general outcomes, treatments and confounders. Epidemiology, 22:42-52.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Shpitser, I. (2011). A new criterion for confounder selection. Biometrics, 67:1406-1413.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2011). Sensitivity analysis for contagion effects in social networks. Sociological Methods and Research, 40:240-255.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Robins, J.M. (2010). Signed directed acyclic graphs for causal inference. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 72:111-127.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Vansteelandt, S. (2010). Odds ratios for mediation analysis with a dichotomous outcome. American Journal of Epidemiology, 172:1339-1348.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2010). Empirical tests for compositional epistasis. Nature Reviews Genetics, 11:166.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2010). Genetic self-knowledge and the future of epidemiologic confounding. American Journal of Human Genetics, 87(2):168-172.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2010). Bias formulas for sensitivity analysis for direct and indirect effects. Epidemiology, 21:540-551.

VanderWeele, T.J. (2009). On the distinction between interaction and effect modification. Epidemiology, 20:863-871.

Sadowski, L.S., Kee, R., VanderWeele, T.J. and Buchanan, D. (2009). Effect of a housing and case management program on emergency department visits and hospitalizations among chronically ill homeless adults: a randomized trial. Journal of the American Medical Association, 301:1771-1778.

VanderWeele, T.J. and Robins, J.M. (2008). Empirical and counterfactual conditions for sufficient cause interactions. Biometrika, 95:49-61.

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