Biography

Dr. Nakonezny is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Biostatistics.  He also holds a secondary faculty appointment in the Department of Psychiatry.  Dr. Nakonezny has considerable experience in statistical methods and application of such methods to clinical research, including clinical trials, observational, and epidemiologic studies.   Dr. Nakonezny has collaborated on an array of NIH-funded grants and research projects spanning theory, methodology, and application mainly to brain illness in such patients with major depressive disorder, schizophrenia, and substance use disorder.  His work has been published in a variety of prominent peer-reviewed scientific journals, and he has presented at numerous national and international conferences.   

Education

Graduate School
University of Oklahoma Norman (1996)

Research Interest

  • Antipsychotic medication adherence of persons with schizophrenia
  • Design and analysis of clinical studies and outcomes research
  • Statistical methodology and application of such methods to clinical research, including clinical trials, observational, and epidemiologic studies
  • The application of mixed models, repeated measures analysis, linear and non-linear regression in the medical sciences

Publications

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A comparison of various methods of measuring antidepressant medication adherence among children and adolescents with major depressive disorder in a 12-week open trial of fluoxetine.
Nakonezny, P.A., Hughes, C.W., Mayes, T.L., Yang-Sternweis, K.H., Kennard, B.D., Byerly, M.J., and Emslie, G.J Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology in press
Hettmansperger and McKean linear model aligned rank test for the single covariate and one-way ANCOVA case.
Nakonezny, P. A., & Shull, R. D. Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods 2007 6(1) 336-340
Did divorces decline after the Oklahoma City bombing?
Nakonezny, P.A., Rodgers, J.L., & Reddick, R.E. Journal of Marriage and Family 2004 66 90-100

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association
  • American Statistical Association