Aasthaa Bansal

Appointments and Affiliations

 
 
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Public Health Sciences Division
Joint Assistant Member, Appointed: 2015
 
University of Washington
Department of Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research & Policy Program
Research Assistant Professor, Appointed: 2013
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Mailing Address

Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research & Policy Program
Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington
H-375B, Health Sciences Building, Campus Mail Stop 357630
Seattle, Washington 98195

Contact

Phone: (206) 427-5448
Fax: (206) 543-3835

Degrees

Ph.D., University of Washington, Department of Biostatistics, 2011.
M.S., University of Washington, Department of Biostatistics, 2008.
B.Math, University of Waterloo (Waterloo, ON), Honors Computer Science: Bioinformatics Option, 2006.

Research Interests

My research interests include comparative effectiveness and health outcomes research, statistical methods for biomarker development and evaluation, and precision medicine. At the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, I have been involved in analyzing survival, costs and resource utilization in prostate and colorectal cancer, studying bankruptcy among cancer patients, using cure modeling to develop methods for economic analysis and investigating disparities in cancer treatment and outcomes.

Memberships

American Statistical Association
International Biometric Society – Western North American Region
International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Society for Medical Decision Making

Honors and Awards

2015, New Investigator Research Presentation Podium Award, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
2015, PhRMA Foundation Research Starter Grant in Health Outcomes
2011, Young Investigator Award, Section on Statistics in Epidemiology, American Statistical Association
2010, Student Oral Presentation 2nd place, Western North American Region, International Biometric Society
2009, Best Student Poster Award, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington
2005, Ireland Canada University Foundation Scholarship
2003, Work-term Report Award, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo
2001, University of Waterloo Entrance Scholarship
2001-2006, Queen Elizabeth II Aiming for the Top Scholarship, Government of Ontario

Previous Positions

2012-2013, Post-doctoral Senior Fellow, University of Washington, Department of Biostatistics
2009-2011, Research Assistant, University of Washington, Center for Biomedical Statistics
2007-2009, Research Assistant, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Biostatistics & Biomathematics Program
2006-2007, Research Assistant, University of Washington, Department of Biostatistics
2005, Bioinformatics Intern, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Dublin, Ireland)
2004, Molecular Biology Lab Intern, Cangene Corporation (Toronto, ON)
2004, Ocular Genetics Lab Intern, The Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto, ON)

 

Recent Publications

2017
Othus M, Bansal A, Koepl L, Wagner S, Ramsey S.  2017.  Accounting for Cured Patients in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 20(4):705-709. Abstract
2016
Dardas TF, Kim M, Bansal A, Heagerty P, Cheng RK, Mokadam NA, Pal J, Smith J, Mahr C, Levy WC.  2016.  Agreement between risk and priority for heart transplant: Effects of the geographic allocation rule and status assignment.. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. Abstract
2015
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2013
2012

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