Amber Trickey, PhD, MS, CPH is Senior Biostatistician of the S-SPIRE Center. She supports multidisciplinary teams in research design, implementation, and analysis. In over 15 years of health services research, with 8 years focused in surgery, Dr. Trickey has collaborated with diverse investigators, including attending physicians, residents, nurses, psychologists, and engineers. Dr. Trickey obtained degrees in epidemiology and biostatistics, evaluated data quality in trauma care, and led data validation studies using a surgical registry (NSQIP) and administrative claims. Dr. Trickey has contributed to public and private grants on surgical safety, simulation-based training, team communication, error disclosure, and quality metrics.
Education & Certifications
BS, Tulane University, Biomedical Engineering (2003)
MS, University of Texas School of Public Health, Epidemiology (2008)
PhD, University of Texas School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Health Services Research (2012)
CPH, Certification in Public Health, National Board of Public Health Examiners, Public Health (2008)