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Alexander Cambon

Alex CambonBioinformatics and Biostatistics

Biostatistician III
Room No. 139A, 485 E. Gray St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: 502-852-4111 or 502-852-3731



I am a Biostatistician and PhD Candidate in Biostatistics. I work in the Statistical Consulting Center and the Clinical and Translational Research Building.

My background before coming to University of Louisville:
Statistical Analysis in Manufacturing, Supplier Quality, Reliability, and Commercial/Transactional Settings
Overseas Development: Water and Health (West Africa)

Research Interests

Statistical Learning, Classification, Clinical Trials, Linear Models, Heterogeneity, Bioinformatics

Current Projects

Platelet COX-1-Independent TxA2 Generation in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes
NIH Grant for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Phase III Clinical Trial Study
Effect of Smoking Ban in an Industrial Setting

Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday at SPHIS Room 139A


Tuesday, Thursday, Room 209, CTR Building

Faculty I Support

Dr. Shesh N. Rai

Dr. Guy Brock

Outside Interests

Chinese language and culture, French, Italian, development of soccer in US, flute

Journal Articles

Cambon AC, Khalyfa A, Cooper N, Thompson C: Analysis of probe level patterns in Affymetrix microarray data. BMC Bioinformatics 2007, 8(1):146

Kalbfleisch T, Cambon AC, Wattenberg BW: A Bioinformatics Approach to Identifying Tail‐Anchored Proteins in the Human Genome. Traffic 8:1687-1694, 2007

Litvan I, Chism A, Litvan J, Cambon AC, Hutton M: H1/H1 genotype influences symptom severity in corticobasal syndrome. Movement Disorders 25:760-763, 2010

Luo D, Cambon AC, Wu D: Evaluating the long-term effect of FOBT in colorectal cancer screening. Cancer epidemiology 36:e54-e60, 2011

Eng M, Zhang J, Cambon AC, Marvin MR, Gleason J: Employment outcomes following successful renal transplantation. Clinical Transplantation:no-no, 2011

Kong M, Cambon AC, Smith M: Extended logistic regression model for studies with interrupted events, seasonal trend and serial correlation. Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods 41:3528-3543, 2012

Smith MJ, Kong M, Cambon AC, Woods CR: Effectiveness of Antimicrobial Guidelines for Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Children. Pediatrics 129:e1326-e1333, 2012

Potts LF, Cambon AC, Ross OA, Rademakers R, Dickson DW, Uitti RJ, et al: Polymorphic genes of detoxification and mitochondrial enzymes and risk for progressive supranuclear palsy: A case control study. BMC Medical Genetics 13:16, 2012

Newton TL, Fernandez-Botran R, Miller JJ, Cambon AC, Burns VE, Allison KE: Posttraumatic Stress Symptom Severity and Inflammatory Processes in Midlife Women. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 2012

Rai S, Pan J, Cambon A, Gargett N, Chaires JB: Group Classification based on High-Dimensional Data: Application to Differential Scanning Calorimetry Plasma Thermogram Analysis of Cervical Cancer and Control Samples. Open Access Medical Statistics (In Press), 2012


Wunderlin WJ, Dion M, Cambon AC, Ismail MF, Hameed Z, Emery CD: System and method for controlling a dryer appliance. US, General Electric Company, 2009

Cambon AC, Wunderlin WJ, Heydt TM, Kemp DC: Internet based supplier process reliability system. US, General Electric Company, 2004


ASQ (American Society of Quality) Certified Reliability Engineer, Quality Engineer, and Quality Auditor
Certified Six Sigma Quality Black Belt and Six Sigma Trainer while at General Electric

Offices Held

Vice Chair, Region 1, District 2, Council of Chapters Governing Board, ASA (American Statistical Association)
Previous: Chapter Representative and Chapter Secretary for Kentucky Chapter of ASA

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