Christine Mauro

Christine Mauro

Christine Mauro

Assistant Professor
Biostatistics at the Columbia University Medical Center
Director, Applied Biostatistics Certificate


722 West 168th street, Rm. 643
New York NY 10032

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Christine Mauro's research interests include the analysis of clinical trials, longitudinal data analysis, statistical learning techniques, and the application of statistics to problems in mental health research. Dr. Mauro is also very interested in teaching Biostatistics in the health sciences, specifically to a non-mathematically trained audience.



PhD, 2014, Columbia University
MS, 2009, Columbia University
BS, 2008, Fairfield University

Editorial Boards

Statistical Editor - The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Columbia Affiliations

Affiliated Member, Mental Health Data Science

Honors & Awards

The College on Problems of Drug Dependence Early Career Investigator Award, 2018

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Trials, Longitudinal Studies, Bereavement / Grief, Mental Health, Addiction/Drug Abuse

Select Publications

Mauro C, Reynolds CF, Maercker A, Skritskaya N, Simon N, Zisook S, Lebowitz B, Cozza S, Shear MK. (2018). Prolonged Grief Disorder: Clinical Utility of ICD-11 Diagnostic Guidelines. Psychological Medicine.

Mauro CM, Newswanger P, Santaella-Tenorio J, Mauro PM, Carliner H, Martins S. (2017). Impact of Medical Marijuana Laws on State-Level Marijuana Use by Age and Gender, 2004-2013. Prevention Science. 1-10

Mauro C, Shear MK, Reynolds CF, Simon N, Zisook S, Skritskaya N, Wang Y, Lebowitz B, Duan N, First M, Ghesquiere A, Gribbin C, Glickman K. (2017). Performance characteristics and clinical utility of diagnostic criteria proposals in bereaved treatment-seeking patients. Psychological Medicine. 47(4), 608-615 DOI:

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