Rollins School of Public Health | Faculty Profile
Emory Rollins School of Public Health

Michael  Kutner


Faculty, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics



2011            Recipient of W.J. Dixon Award for Excellence in Satistical Consulting

2011             Recipient of the Charles Hatcher, Jr.,M.D. Award for Lifetime Excellence in Public Health

2009             Recipient of Mu Sigma Rho Award Statistical Education Award

2006:           Recipient of Georgia Chapter, ASA, Distinguished Service Award
2006:           Elected President-Elect, SRCOS ; President 2008-2009

2002            Recipient of the Paul Minton Award for Dedicated Service to the Profession
May 1997:   Innaugural Inductee into the "Academy of Distinguished Graduates," 
                     College of Science, Texas A&M University
Aug 1996:   Recipient of Founders Award, American Statistical Association
Aug 1984:   Elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association
Aug 1984:   Recipient of H.O. Hartley Award         

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Contact Information

1518 Clifton Road NE ,

Atlanta , GA 30322-4201

Mailstop: 1518-002-3AA

Phone: (404)712-9708

Fax: (404)727-1370


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Areas of Interest

  • Bioinformatics
  • HIV/AIDS Prevention
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Clinical Trials
  • Epidemiology

Affiliations & Activities

1994-1999      Chair, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemilogy, Cleveland Clinic

2002-2009      Chair, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory School of Public Health

1990-1993      Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Emory School of Public Health


  • , , Distal Slenorenal Shunt versus Transjugular Intrahepatic Portal Systematic Shunt for Variceal Bleeding: A Randomized Trial., Gastroenterology, 130(6), 1643-1651
  • , , The Influence of Intense Tai Chi Training on Physical Performance and Hemodynamic Outcomes in Transitionally Frail Adults., Journals of Gerontology: Medical Sciences Series A – Biological Sciences & Medical Sciences, 61(2), 184-189
  • , , Applied Linear Regression Models (4th edition). Chicago, IL., McGraw Hill/Irwin., ,
  • , , Applied Linear Statistical Models (5th edition). Chicago, IL., McGraw Hill/Irwin., ,
  • , , Reduction in Fear of Falling Through Intense Tai Chi Exercise Training in Older, Transitionally Frail Adults., Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 53(7), 1168-1178
  • , , Functional Incidental Training: A Randomized, Controlled, Crossover Trial in Veterans Affairs in Nursing Homes., Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 53(7), 1091-1100