Dean Billheimer, PhD

Professor, Public Health
Director, Statistical Consulting
Professor, Statistics-GIDP
Professor, BIO5 Institute

Selected Publications


Guerra S, Ledford JG, Melén E, et al. "Creatine Kinase Is Decreased in Childhood Asthma." Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2023;207(5):544-552. PMCID: PMC10870915  PMID: 35876143


Hallmark B, Wegienka G, Havstad S, et al. "Chromosome 17q12-21 Variants Are Associated with Multiple Wheezing Phenotypes in Childhood." Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021;203(7):864-870. PMCID: PMC8017591  PMID: 33535024


Kimura H, Francisco D, Conway M, et al. "Type 2 inflammation modulates ACE2 and TMPRSS2 in airway epithelial cells." J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2020;146(1):80-88.e8. PMCID: PMC7227558  PMID: 32422146


Gerald JK, Fisher JM, Brown MA, et al. "School-supervised use of a once-daily inhaled corticosteroid regimen: A cluster randomized trial." J. Allergy Clin. Immunol.. 2019;143(2):755-764. PMCID: PMC6628704  PMID: 30118728

Beamer PI, Furlong M, Lothrop N, et al. "CC16 Levels into Adult Life are Associated with Nitrogen Dioxide Exposure at Birth." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2019. PMID: 30789752

Gerald JK, Hallmark B, Billheimer D, Martinez FD, Gerald LB. "Are Latino children of Mexican origin with asthma less responsive to inhaled corticosteroids than white children?" J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2019.

Clinical Trials

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BEAMS Current Trial - Enrolling Paloma Beamer, PhD, Dean Billheimer, PhD, Tara F. Carr, MD, Darren A. Cusanovich, PhD, Fernando Martinez, MD, Donata Vercelli, MD