Zehang Richard Li

Postdoc Associate
Department of Biostatistics
Yale University

Email: zehang.li (at) yale.edu
Google Scholar: Zehang Richard Li
Github: @richardli
Twitter: @zrichardli

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Preprints
Spatial and temporal distribution of heroin-related emergency medical service calls in Cincinnati, Ohio,
Zehang Richard Li, Evaline Xie, Forrest W Crawford, Joshua L Warren, Kathryn McConnel, Tyler Copple, Tyler Johnson, and Gregg S Gonsalves.
Submitted, 2019. [codes and data will be available.]

The openVA toolkit for verbal autopsies,
Zehang Richard Li, Tyler H McCormick, and Samuel J Clark,
Working paper, 2017. [software]


Publications

Using Bayesian latent Gaussian graphical models to infer symptom associations in verbal autopsies,
Zehang Richard Li, Tyler H McCormick, and Samuel J Clark.
Bayesian Analysis, 2019+. [arXiv, codes]

Bayesian joint spike-and-slab graphical lasso,
Zehang Richard Li, Tyler H McCormick, and Samuel J Clark.
Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2019. [arXiv, codes]

An Expectation Conditional Maximization approach for Gaussian graphical models,
Zehang Richard Li, and Tyler H McCormick.
Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 2019. [arXiv, codes]

Bayesian factor models for probabilistic cause of death assessment with verbal autopsies,
Tsuyoshi Kunihama, Zehang Richard Li, Samuel J Clark, and Tyler H McCormick.
Annals of Applied Statistics, 2019. [arXiv, codes]

Automated versus physician assignment of cause of death for verbal autopsies: randomized trial of 9374 deaths in 117 villages in India,
Prabhat Jha, Dinesh Kumar, Rajesh Dikshit, Atul Budukh, Rehana Begum, Prabha Sati, Patrycja Kolpak, Richard Wen, Shyamsundar J Raithatha, Utkarsh Shah, Zehang Richard Li, Lukasz Aleksandrowicz, Prakash Shah, Kapila Piyasena, Tyler H McCormick, Hellen Gelband and Samuel J Clark
BMC Medicine, 2019.

Changes in the spatial distribution of the Under Five Mortality Rate: small-area analysis of 122 DHS Surveys in 262 subregions of 35 Countries in Africa,
Zehang Richard Li, Jessica Godwin, Yuan Hsiao, Bryan Martin, Jon Wakefield, and Samuel J Clark.
PLoS One, 2019. [software, codes, slides]

Trends in the burden of HIV mortality after roll-out of antiretroviral therapy in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: an observational community cohort study,
Georges Reniers, Sylvia Blom, Clara Calvert, Alexandra Martin-Onraet, Abraham J Herbst, Jeffrey W Eaton, Jacob Bor, Emma Slaymaker, Zehang Richard Li, and Samuel J Clark.
The Lancet HIV, 2017.

Tuberculosis mortality and the male survival deficit in rural South Africa: an observational community cohort study,
Sylvia Blom , Georges Reniers, Judith Lieber, Kobus Herbst, Clara Calvert, Jacob Bor, Till Barnighausen, Basia Zaba, Zehang Richard Li, Samuel J Clark, Alison Grant, Richard Lessells, Jeffrey Eaton, and Victoria Hosegood.
PLoS One, 2017.

Probabilistic cause-of-death assignment using verbal autopsies,
Tyler H McCormick, Zehang Richard Li, Clara Calvert, Amelia Crampin, Kathleen Kahn, and Samuel J Clark.
Journal of the American Statistical Association, 2016. [arXiv, software, poster]

Forecasting online auctions via self-exciting point processes,
Ngai Hang Chan, Zehang Richard Li, and Chun Yip Yau.
Journal of Forecasting, 2015. [codes]


Technical notes and vignettes

InterVA4: an R package to analyze verbal autopsy Data,
Zehang Richard Li, Tyler H McCormick, and Samuel J Clark.
CSSS Working Paper, No.146, 2014. [software]