Matthew J. Strand, PhD

Matthew J. Strand
Associate Professor
Office of Academic Affairs
Divison of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Matthew J. Strand, PhD, is a researcher at National Jewish Health. Dr. Strand is in the Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics.

Research AreasResearch Areas
  • Analysis of data from basic science experiments
  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Longitudinal Data Analysis
  • Measurement Error Models
  • Nonparametric Regresion
  • Observational Studies and Clinical Trials
  • Order-Restricted Inference
  • Translational Research

Special Interests

Research Interests

Biostatistics. Observational studies, air pollution studies, order-restricted inference, nonparametric statistics, multivariate statistics


Kansas State University, PhD, Statistics
Colorado State University, MS, Statistics
Colorado State University, BS, Math and Statistics


Strand M, Zhang Y, BJ Swihart. Monotone Nonparametric Regression and Confidence Intervals. Commun Stat: Simulation and Computation, 39: 828-845, 2010.

Mroz MM, Maier L, Strand M, Silveira L, Newman L. Beryllium lymphocyte proliferation test surveillance identifies clinically significant Beryllium Disease. Am J Ind Med 52: 762-773, 2009.

Strand M, Hopke PH, Zhao W, Vedal S, Gelfand EW, Rabinovitch N. A study of health effect estimates using competing methods to model personal exposures to ambient PM2.5. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:549-558, 2007.

Strand M. Comparison of methods for monotone nonparametric multiple regression. Commun Stat: Simulation and Computation 32(1):165-178, 2003.

Strand M. A generalized nonparametric test for lattice-ordered means. Biometrics 56:1222-1226, 2000.

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Colorado School of Public Health

I currently teach Analysis of Longitudinal Data (BIOS6643) to graduate students.

Teaching & Professional Positions

2001-Present: Associate Professor, Division of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, National Jewish Health
1999-2001: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, UCLA
1995-98: Instructor for Statistics, Kansas State University
1990-91, 1995: Instructor for Statistics, Colorado State University

Contact Information

  • Office: 303.398.1862
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  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

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