Michael P. Jones

Professor Emeritus

Research interests

  • Analysis of left-censored data
  • Environmental health studies
  • Health services research studies
  • Methods for informative dropout
  • Robust methods of regression
  • Statistical methods for epidemiology

Selected publications

  • Kaboli, P. J., Augustine, M. R., Haraldsson, B., Mohr, N., Howren, M. B., Jones, M. P. & Trivedi, R. (2021). Association between acute psychiatric bed availability and risk of suicide in a national sample of veterans. BMJ Quality and Safety, 0, 1-8. PMID: 34400537.
  • Chang, N. N., Schweizer, M. L., Reisinger, H. S., Jones, M. P., Chrischilles, E., Chorazy, M., Huskins, W. C. & Herwaldt, L. (2021). The impact of workload on hand hygiene compliance: Is 100% compliance achievable?. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 14, 1-3. PMID: 33985603.
  • Wu, H., Jones, M. P. (2021). Proportional likelihood ratio mixed model for discrete longitudinal data.<br><br>. Statistics in Medicine, 40(9), 2272-2285. PMID: 33588517.
  • Mohr, N. M., Harland, K. K., Okoro, U., Fuller, B. M., Campbell, K., Swanson, M., Simpson, S. Q., Parker, E. A., Mack, L., Bell, A., Delong, K., Faine, B., Mueller, K., Chrischilles, E., Carpenter, C. R., Jones, M. P. & Ward, M. M. (2021). TELEmedicine as an intervention for sepsis in emergency departments: A multicenter, comparative effectiveness cohort study (The TELEvised Study). Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research, 10(2), 77-91. PMID: 33470848.
  • Roblin, D. W., Cram, P., Lou, Y., Edmonds, S. W., Hall, S. F., Jones, M. P., Saag, K. G., Wright, N. C., Cromwell, L. A., Robinson, B. E. & Wolinsky, F. D. (2021). The contribution of patient, primary care physician, and primary care clinic factors to good bone health care. The Permanente Journal, 25, 1-3. PMID: 33635767.
  • Schweizer, M. L., Richardson, K., Vaughan Sarrazin, M. S., Goto, M., Livorsi, D. J., Nair, R., Alexander, B., Beck, B. F., Jones, M. P., Puig-Asensio, M., Suh, D., Ohl, M. & Perencevich, E. N. (In Press). Comparative effectiveness of switching to daptomycin versus remaining on vancomycin among patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bloodstream infections. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 72(Suppl 1), S68-S73. PMID: 33512521.
  • Wolinsky, F., Jones, M. P. & Dotson, M. (2020). Does visual speed of processing training improve health-related quality of life in assisted and independent living communities?: A randomized controlled trial. Innovation in Aging, 4, 1-14. PMID: 32964141.
  • Goto, M., Jones, M. P., Schweizer, M. L., Livorsi, D. J., Perencevich, E. N., Richardson, K., Beck, B. F., Alexander, B. & Ohl, M. (2020). Association of infectious diseases consultation with long-term postdischarge outcomes among patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. JAMA Network Open, 3(2), e1921048. PMID: 32049296.
  • Chang, N. N., Reisinger, H. S., Schweizer, M. L., Jones, M. P., Chrischilles, E., Chorazy, M., Huskins, C. & Herwaldt, L. (2020). Hand hygiene compliance at critical points of care. Clinical Infectious Diseases, online ahead of print. PMID: 32034404.
  • Lou, Y., Jones, M. P. & Sun, W. (2019). Assessing the ratio of means as a causal estimand in clinical endpoint bioequivalence studies in the presence of intercurrent events. Statistics in Medicine, 38, 5214-5235.

Selected grants and contracts

  • Perencevich, Eli (Principal Investigator), Jones, Michael P. (Co-Investigator) Grant Center of Innovation (COIN). Sponsored by VA HSR&D. September 1, 2013 - September 30, 2023.
  • Robertson, Larry W (Principal Investigator), Jones, Michael P. (Co-Investigator) Grant Iowa Superfund Research Program: Semi-Volatile PCBs: Sources, Exposures, Toxicities. Sponsored by NIEHS. May 12, 2006 - March 31, 2020.
Research areas
  • Biostatistics
  • Causal inference
  • Environmental statistics
  • Likelihood theory
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Nonparametric statistics
  • Semiparametric models
  • Survival analysis
Michael P. Jones
PhD, Biomathematics, University of Washington
MA, Mathematics, University of California-Los Angeles
BA, Mathematics, University of Southern California