MHS, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2009
PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2004
MPP, Johns Hopkins School of Arts and Sciences, 2003
MPH, American University of Armenia, 1999
MD, Yerevan State University, 1997
Dr. Gayane Yenokyan is an Assistant Scientist in the Department of Biostatistics and an Interim Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins Biostatistics Center at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is the lead statistician on a number of statistical projects and has mentored the junior faculty and graduate students at the center. Dr. Yenokyan has a Medical Doctor degree from the Yerevan State Medical University, Master of Public Health degree from the American University of Armenia, PhD in Epidemiology and MHS in Biostatistics from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Dr.Yenokyan’s research interests include impact of hemorrhagic stroke on overall functioning and quality of life, and recovery process post stroke as perceived by providers, patients and their families. Her other important collaborations include investigating the relationship between cerebral blood flow autoregulation and neurocognitive outcomes after cardiac surgery, modeling disease trajectory in children and adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), bipolar disorder, and eating disorders, and, most recently, single case designs for behavioral interventions in children with self-injury.
Dr. Yenokyan reviews statistical aspects of scientific proposals submitted to the Clinical Research Units of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research funded by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Yenokyan teaches an eight-week course, “Quantitative Analysis of Clinical Data” for the Science of Clinical Investigation Program at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health.
In 2011 Dr. Yenokyan received Circulation journal’s "Best Paper Award" in the category of Population Science for a paper titled "Prospective Study of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Incident Coronary Heart Disease and Heart Failure: The Sleep Heart Health Study”. In 2013, another paper, “The Preschool Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Study (PATS) 6-Year Follow-up”, received the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry's Elaine Schlosser Lewis Award for best paper on ADHD appearing over the past year in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP), the #1 journal in the category of pediatrics.
Honors and Awards
2013 -American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Elaine Schlosser Lewis Award for Best Paper on ADHD published in Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for “The Preschool Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Study (PATS) 6-year follow-up”. JAACAP, 2013; 52(3):264-278.
2011 - Circulation’s "Best Paper Award" in the category of Population Science for "Prospective Study of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Incident Coronary Heart Disease and Heart Failure: The Sleep Heart Health Study”. Circulation, 2010; 122: 352-360 by Gottlieb DJ, Yenokyan G, Newman AB, O’Connor GT, Punjabi NM, Quan SF. et.al
2005 - 2007 Global Supplementary Grant, Open Society Institute (OSI) 2001 - Edmund S. Muskie Freedom Support Act Graduate Fellowship, US Department of State