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Glen  Satten


Jointly Appointed, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Dr. Glen Satten is a statistician in the Division of Research in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine.  His research centers on the development of statistical methods for analyzing data from association studies, especially from studies of the microbiome or genetic association studies. An additional area of interest is statistical methods for analyzing data from Epidemiologic studies.  He has secondary appointments in the Departments of Human Genetics and Biostatistics and Bioinformatics.


Ph.D., Harvard University, 1985
M.A., Harvard University, 1981
B.A., Oberlin College, 1979

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101 Woodruff Circle

Atlanta , GA 30322

Phone: 404-727-5512


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Areas of Interest

  • Genetic Association Studies
  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • Genomics
  • Microbiome Research


  • Ph.D. 1985, Harvard University
  • M.A. 1981, Harvard University
  • B.A. 1979, Oberlin College


  • , , A Novel Permutation Procedure to Correct for Confounders in Case-Control Studies, Including Tests of Rare Variation, . The American Journal of Human Genetics , 91(2), 215-223
  • , , A Simple and Improved Correction for Population Stratification in Case-Control Studies., American Journal of Human Genetics , 80, 921-930
  • , , Inference on haplotype/disease association using parent-affected-child data: the projection conditional on parental haplotypes method., Genetic Epidemiology , 31, 211-223
  • , , Simple Methods for Assessing Haplotype-Environment Interactions in Case-Only and Case-Control Studies., Genetic Epidemiology , 31, 75-90
  • , , Statistical Models for Haplotype Sharing in Case-Parent Trio Data. , Human Heredity , 64, 35-44
  • , , Rank sum tests for clustered data. , Journal of the American Statistical Association , 100, 908-915