Howard F. Andrews, PhD

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Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Neurobiology (in Psychiatry, in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center, and in Biostatistics) at Columbia University Medical Center

Administrative Titles

  • Director of Data Coordinating Center

Howard Andrews is Director of the Data Coordinating Center (DCC) at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and is Co-director of the Research Information Services Consortium (RISC) at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Andrews heads the HIV Center's Data Management Component (DMC) of the Statistics, Epidemiology and Data Management Core. Dr. Andrews holds a doctorate in Biopsychology and a more recent Master’s degree in Biostatistics. In addition to providing comprehensive data management services to all of the HIV Center's research projects, Dr. Andrews' DCC manages data for many other large-scale clinical trials and epidemiological studies at Columbia University Medical Center, including The Washington Heights-Inwood Columbia Aging Project, the Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease with Estrogens Clinical Trial, and the Columbia Child Environmental Health Center. Dr. Andrews is a specialist in the management and analysis of large data sets, and in the statistical analysis of community-level data.

Research

Grants

IDENTIFYING NEWBORNS AT RISK OF ADVERSE NEURODEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOMES AND OBESITY FROM AIR POLLUTION (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2018 - Aug 31 2023

LONGROAD PHASE 2 COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SITE (Private)

Feb 15 2019 - Dec 31 2022

PREDICTORS OF SEVERITY IN ALZHEIMER S DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Jun 15 2017 - May 31 2022

THE ROLE OF THE MICRO ENVIRONMENT IN BARRETT S ESOPHAGUS (Federal Gov)

May 12 2017 - Apr 30 2022

PRENATAL WTC CHEMICAL EXPOSURES, BIRTH OUTCOMES AND CARDIOMETABOLICRISKS (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2017 - Jun 30 2021

WHICAP -GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CEREBROVASCULAR FACTORS IN ALZHEIMER S DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2016 - Jun 30 2021

ALZHEIMER S DISEASE RESEARCH CENTER - OVERALL (Federal Gov)

Jun 15 2015 - May 31 2021

BIOMARKERS OF ALZHEIMER S DISEASE IN ADULTS WITH DOWN SYNDROME (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2015 - Apr 30 2021

OFFSPRING STUDY OF MECHANISMS OF RACIAL DISPARITIES IN ALZHEIMER S DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2016 - Mar 31 2021

CHILDREN S RESPIRATORY RESEARCH AND ENVIRONMENT WORKGROUP (CREW) (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2019 - Aug 31 2020

SUPPLEMENT (S1) (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2015 - Jun 30 2020

CHILDREN S RESPIRATORY RESEARCH AND ENVIRONMENT WORKGROUP (CREW) (Federal Gov)

Sep 21 2016 - Aug 31 2019

THE COLUMBIA CENTER FOR CHILDREN S ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2015 - Aug 31 2019

ONTRACKCHILE FOR FIRST EPISODE PSYCHOSIS (Federal Gov)

Aug 7 2018 - Jun 30 2019

OLFACTORY DEFICITS AND DONEPEZIL TREATMENT IN COGNITIVELY IMPAIRED ELDERLY (Federal Gov)

Jun 15 2013 - May 31 2019

SEX DIFFERENCES IN STATURAL GROWTH IMPAIRMENT IN PEDIATRIC CROHN S DISEASE (Federal Gov)

May 1 2014 - Apr 30 2019

1/3 - GENOMICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA IN THE SOUTH AFRICA XHOSA (Federal Gov)

Jan 10 2013 - Dec 31 2018

REGIONAL NETWORK FOR MENTAL HEALTH RESEARCH IN LATIN AMERICA (SUSSER/GALEA/ALVARADO/ROJAS) (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2011 - Aug 31 2018

CHILDREN S RESPIRATORY RESEARCH AND ENVIRONMENT WORKGROUP (CREW) (Federal Gov)

Sep 21 2016 - Aug 31 2017

EPIDEMIOLOGY OF BIOMARKERS OF RISK AND PROGRESSION IN LOAD (Federal Gov)

May 1 2010 - Apr 30 2017

ASSESS THE EFFECTS OF ETS ON NEURODEVELOPMENT (Federal Gov)

May 1 2010 - Feb 28 2017

NEW YORK COLUMBIA COLLABORATIVE SPOTRIAS (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2010 - Jul 31 2016

MULTICENTER ALS COHORT STUDY OF OXIDATIVE STRESS AND DISEASE PROGRESSION (Federal Gov)

Jul 22 2009 - Apr 30 2016

WHITE MATTER HYPERINTENSITIES IN AGING AND DEMENTIA (Federal Gov)

Mar 15 2010 - Feb 29 2016

PRE-PLANNING FOR DEVELOPING A LONG-TERM MULTI-SITE PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY TO BETTER UNDERSTAND SENIOR DRIVERS (Private)

Apr 18 2013 - Dec 31 2015

COLUMBIA CENTER FOR CHILDREN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - ADMIN CORE (Federal Gov)

Nov 1 2003 - Sep 23 2015

COLUMBIA CENTER FOR CHILDREN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - ADMIN CO RE (Federal Gov)

Nov 1 2003 - Sep 23 2014

QUESTIONABLE DEMENTIA: COURSE AND PREDICTORS OF OUTCOME (Federal Gov)

Mar 1 2000 - May 31 2014

PRE-PLANNING FOR DEVELOPING A LONG-TERM MULTI-SITE PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY TO BETTER UNDERSTAND SENIOR DRIVERS (Private)

Apr 18 2013 - Apr 17 2014

DATA PROCESSING SERVICES FOR WHO GLOBAL CLINICAL PRACTICES NETWORK (Private)

Oct 15 2013 - Mar 30 2014

1/4 OPTIMIZING TREATMENT FOR COMPLICATED GRIEF (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 1999 - Feb 28 2014

COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL INTERVENTION AND STANDARD CARE IN ABILITY TO REDUCE PHARMACOLOGIC THERAPY FOR ASTHMA (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2010 - Aug 31 2013

PHTHALATE EXPOSURE AND INNER CITY PEDIATRIC ASTHMA (Federal Gov)

Sep 15 2007 - Jun 30 2013

THE ROLE OF AIRBORNE PAHS AND DEP IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF CHI LDHOOD ASTHMA (Federal Gov)

Sep 29 2007 - May 31 2013

HEALTH EFFECTS OF EARLY-LIFE EXPOSURE TO URBAN POLLUTANTS IN MINORITY CHILDREN (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 1997 - May 31 2013

DATA-RELATED SERVICES PROVIDED TO CHONY WINBACK PROJECT (NY State Gov)

Apr 1 2012 - Mar 31 2013

NATIONAL CHILDREN''S STUDY- QUEENS VANGUARD CENTER PROPOSAL (Federal Gov)

Mar 11 2011 - Sep 6 2012

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CLINICAL TRIALS NETWORK - DATA COORDI NATING CENTER (Federal Gov)

Oct 1 2011 - Jun 30 2012

NATIONAL CHILDREN S STUDY (NASSAU) (Federal Gov)

Sep 28 2007 - May 30 2012

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CLINICAL TRIALS NETWORK-DCC (Federal Gov)

Sep 5 2002 - Sep 30 2011

CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE AWARD (UL1) (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2006 - Jun 30 2011

NATIONAL CHILDREN''S STUDY - QUEENS VANGUARD CENTER PROPOSAL (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2005 - Mar 3 2011

RESEARCH COLLABORATION AGREEMENT WITH GSK (Private)

Feb 1 2007 - Oct 22 2010

THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DEMENTIA IN AN URBAN COMMUNITY (Federal Gov)

Feb 1 1989 - Jun 30 2010