UCLA DomStat

Holly Wilhalme

Principal Statistician, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research


MS Mathematics & Statistics, Loyola Chicago, 2010
BA Mathematics, Arizona State University, 2009


E-mail: hwilhalme@mednet.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 794-3111


Holly Wilhalme is a Principal Statistician at DOMStat. She has experience in a wide range of applications spanning health research, environmental health and Phase I through III clinical trials. She has provided statistical consulting and analysis support to faculty within many departments across the School of Medicine including General Internal Medicine, Neurology/Alzheimer’s Center, Public Health, Dentistry, Nephrology, Hematology/Oncology, Gastroenterology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cardiology and Geriatrics. Her primary methodological interests include multiple imputation, trial design and longitudinal analysis.


Selected Manuscripts

Shen J, Hercz D, Barba L, Wilhalme H, Lum E, Huang E, Reddy U, Salas L, Vangala S, Norris K (2017) Association of Citizenship Status with Kidney Transplantation in Medicaid Patients. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2017.08.014

Wilhalme H, Goukasian N, De Leon F, He A, Hwang KS, Woo E, Elashoff D, Zhou Y, Ringman JM, Apostolova LG (2017) A comparison of theoretical and statistically derived indices for predicting cognitive decline. Alzheimers & Dementia (Amst). 2016 Nov 5;6:171-181. doi: 10.1016/j.dadm.2016.10.002.

Eisenman D, Wilhalme H, Tseng CH, Chester M, English P, Pincetl S, Fraser A, Vangala S, Dhaliwal S (2016) Heat Death Associations with the built environment, social vulnerability and their interactions with rising temperature. Health & Place. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.08.007

Khanna D, Clements PJ, Volkmann ER, Wilhalme H, Tseng CT, Furst DE, Roth MD, Distler O, Tashkin DP (2019) Minimal Clinically Important Differences for the Modified Rodnan Skin Score: Results from the Scleroderma Lung Studies (SLS-1 and SLS-II). Arthritis Research & Therapy. doi: 10.1186/s13075-019-1809-y.