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Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,


Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7193 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: casanova@wakehealth.edu

Additional Languages

French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Education & Training

  • M.E.E., Non Medical School-Russia , 2002
  • Ph.D., Portugal-Aveiro University , 2004

Memberships

  • Int'L Soc.Of Magnetic Resonanc
  • Org for Human Brain Map
  • Eastern North American Region(
  • Am Statistical Assoc
Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.

Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biostatistical Sciences
Sticht Center on Aging
Translational Science Institute

Research Interests

aging, aids, cancer/oncogenesis, cognition/learning, computer science, degenerative disorders, diabetes, environmental sciences, fitness/physical, immunology/allergy/inflammatio, mental disorders/psychiatry/ps, rare diseases, statistics/mathematics

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7193 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: casanova@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Casanova R, Saldana S, Chew EY, Danis RP, Greven CM, Ambrosius WT. Application of random forests methods to diabetic retinopathy classification analyses. PLoS One. 2014;9(6):e98587.

Espeland MA, Bryan RN, Goveas JS, Robinson JG, Siddiqui MS, Liu S, Hogan PE, Casanova R, Coker LH, Yaffe K, Masaki K, Rossom R, Resnick SM. Influence of type 2 diabetes on brain volumes and changes in brain volumes: results from the Women's Health Initiative magnetic resonance imaging studies. Diabetes Care. 2013;36(1):90-97.

Casanova R, Hsu FC, Sink KM, Rapp SR, Williamson JD, Resnick SM, Espeland MA. Alzheimer's disease risk assessment using large-scale machine learning methods. PLoS One. 2013;8(11):e77949.

Casanova R, Whitlow CT, Wagner B, Espeland MA, Maldjian JA. Combining graph and machine learning methods to analyze differences in functional connectivity across sex. Open Neuroimag J. 2012;6():1-9.

Haan M, Espeland MA, Klein BE, Casanova R, Gaussoin SA, Jackson RD, Millen AE, Resnick SM, Rossouw JE, Shumaker SA, Wallace R, Yaffe K. Cognitive function and retinal and ischemic brain changes: the Women's Health Initiative. Neurology. 2012;78(13):942-949.



Casanova R, Espeland MA, Goveas JS, Davatzikos C, Gaussoin SA, Maldjian JA, Brunner RL, Kuller LH, Johnson KC, Wagner B, et al. Application of machine learning methods to describe the effects of conjugated equine estrogens therapy on region-specific brain volumes. Magn Reson Imaging. 2011;29(4):546-553.

Casanova R, Whitlow CT, Wagner B, Williamson J, Shumaker SA, Maldjian JA, Espeland MA. High dimensional classification of structural MRI Alzheimer's disease data based on large scale regularization. Front Neuroinform. 2011;5():article 22.

Casanova R, Maldjian JA, Espeland MA. Evaluating the impact of different factors on Voxel-based classification methods of ADNI structural MRI brain images. Int J Biomed Data Mining. 2011;1():B110102.

Casanova R, Espeland MA, Goveas J, Davatzikos C, Gaussoin SA, Wagner B, Maldjian JA, Resnick SM. Application of machine learning methods to describe the effects of conjugated equine estrogens therapy on region-specific brain volumes [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2010;50(Suppl 1):308-309.

Peiffer AM, Hugenschmidt CE, Maldjian JA, Casavona R, Srikanth R, Hayasaka S, Burdette JH, Kraft RA, Laurienti PJ. Aging and the interaction of sensory cortical function and structure. Hum Brain Mapp. 2009;30(1):228-240.


Hairston WD, Hodges DA, Casanova R, Hayasaka S, Kraft R, Maldjian JA, Burdette JH. Closing the mind's eye: deactivation of visual cortex related to auditory task difficulty. Neuroreport. 2008;19(2):151-154.

Hugenschmidt CE, Peiffer AM, Kraft RA, Casanova R, Deibler AR, Burdette JH, Maldjian JA, Laurienti PJ. Relating imaging indices of white matter integrity and volume in healthy older adults. Cereb Cortex. 2008;18(2):433-442.

Casanova R, Ryali S, Serences J, Yang L, Kraft R, Laurienti PJ, Maldjian JA. The impact of temporal regularization on estimates of the BOLD hemodynamic response function: a comparative analysis. Neuroimage. 2008;40(4):1606-1618.

Casanova R, Srikanth R, Baer A, Laurienti PJ, Burdette JH, Hayasaka S, Flowers L, Wood F, Maldjian JA. Biological parametric mapping: a statistical toolbox for multimodality brain image analysis. Neuroimage. 2007;34(1):137-143.

Srikanth R, Casanova R, Laurienti PJ, Peiffer AM, Maldjian JA. Estimation of false discovery rates for wavelet-denoised statistical parametric maps. Neuroimage. 2006;33(1):72-84.

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Assistant Professor, Biostatistical Sciences

Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.

Ramon Casanova Luis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biostatistical Sciences
Sticht Center on Aging
Translational Science Institute

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