Timothy L. McAuliffe, Ph.D.
Timothy McAuliffe, Ph.D., is a Research Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine and also Research Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Population Health. He serves as the Director of the Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR) Quantitative Methodologies Core.
He received a Ph.D. in Biostatistics from the University of California Los Angeles School of Public Health Department of Biostatistics. He has been with the Medical College of Wisconsin since 1991 and the Center for AIDS Intervention Research since 1994. He has considerable experience in the design and evaluation of HIV prevention intervention trials. His research at CAIR focuses on the reliability and validity of self-reported risk behavior, and developing and evaluating novel HIV risk assessment strategies and methods to evaluate the effectiveness of HIV prevention interventions. His expertise has led to the development of novel analytical strategies in HIV/AIDS prevention trials involving community and social network randomization.
He has authored or co-authored over 100 publications.
A few publications include:
McAuliffe TL, DiFranceisco W, Reed BR. Effects of question format and collection mode on the accuracy of retrospective surveys of health risk behavior: a comparison with daily sexual activity diaries. Health Psychol 26, 60-67, 2007.
Kelly JA, Spielberg F, and McAuliffe TL. Defining, Designing, Implementing, and Evaluating Phase IV HIV Prevention Effectiveness Trials for Vulnerable Populations. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (In press).
Kelly JA, Amirkhanian YA, Kabakchieva E, Vassileva S, McAuliffe TL, DiFranceisco W, Antonova R, Petrova E, Vasssilev B, Khoursine RA, Dimitrov B. Outcomes of a randomized controlled HIV/STD prevention trial with high-risk social networks of young Roma (gypsy) men in Sofia, Bulgaria. British Medical Journal 333 (25 November), 1098-1101, 2006; doi:10.1136/bmj.38992.478299.55 (online 13 October 2006).