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Shasha Bai, Ph.D., M.S.

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  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Biostatistics


  • Basic Scientist

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-6631
    Address: Arkansas Childrens Hospital
    1 Childrens Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2014
  • M.S., The Ohio State University, 2011
  • M.S., State University of New York - ESF, 2007
  • B.S., Sichuan University, 2004

Recent Honors

  • Ohio State Graduate School Fellowship, The Ohio State University, 2009
  • Student Travel Award, The 35th Midwest Biopharmaceutical Statistics Workshop, 2012
  • Koch Graduate Student Travel Award, Department of Statistics, The Ohio State University, 2013

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Agarwal A,Marks N,Wessel V,Willis D,Bai S,Tang X,Ward WL,Schellhase DE,Carroll JL Improving knowledge, technical skills, and confidence among pediatric health care providers in the management of chronic tracheostomy using a simulation model. Pediatr Pulmonol 2016 Jul 51 (7): 696-704.
  • Journal Article, McCaleb R,Warren RH,Willis D,Maples HD,Bai S,O'Brien CE Description of Respiratory Microbiology of Children With Long-Term Tracheostomies. Respir Care 2016 Apr 61 (4): 447-52.
  • Journal Article, Kaiser JR,Bai S,ElHassan NO Association Between Transient Newborn Hypoglycemia and Test Proficiency--Reply. JAMA Pediatr 2016 Mar 170 (3): 297-8.
  • Journal Article, House T,Schwebel DC,Mullins SH,Sutton AJ,Swearingen CJ,Bai S,Aitken ME Video intervention changes parent perception of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) safety for children. Inj Prev 2016 Feb 5.
  • Journal Article, Linam WM,Honeycutt MD,Gilliam CH,Wisdom CM,Bai S,Deshpande JK Successful development of a direct observation program to measure health care worker hand hygiene using multiple trained volunteers. Am J Infect Control 2016 May 1 44 (5): 544-7.
  • Journal Article, Jones S,Cisler J,Morais H,Bai S Exploring Neural Correlates of Empathy in Juveniles Who Have Sexually Offended. Sex Abuse 2016 Feb 15.
  • Journal Article, Gilbert KM,Blossom SJ,Erickson SW,Reisfeld B,Zurlinden TJ,Broadfoot B,West K,Bai S,Cooney CA Chronic exposure to water pollutant trichloroethylene increased epigenetic drift in CD4(+) T cells. Epigenomics 2016 May 8 (5): 633-49.
  • Journal Article, Kaiser, J., Bai ., Gibson, N., Holland G., Lin, TM., Swearingen, C., Mehl, J., ElHassan, N. The Association Between Transient Newborn Hypoglycemia and Fourth-Grade Achievement Test Proficiency: A Population-Based Study. JAMA Pediatrics 2015 Oct; 169(10):913-21.
  • Journal Article, Mulkey SB,Yap VL,Bai S,Ramakrishnaiah RH,Glasier CM,Bornemeier RA,Schmitz ML,Bhutta AT Amplitude-integrated EEG in newborns with critical congenital heart disease predicts preoperative brain magnetic resonance imaging findings. Pediatr Neurol 2015 Jun 52 (6): 599-605.
  • Journal Article, Coleman AT,Rettiganti M,Bai S,Brown RH,Perry TT Mouse and cockroach exposure in rural Arkansas Delta region homes. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2014 Mar 112 (3): 256-60.

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