Cyndi Garvan

Cyndi Garvan PhD

Statistician; Professor Of Anesthesiology

Department: MD-ANESTHESIOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 273-8952
Business Email: cgarvan@ufl.edu

About Cyndi Garvan

Research BiographyDr. Cyndi Garvan (Co-Principal Investigator): Cynthia Wilson Garvan is the Statistics Director in the Office of Educational Research in the College of Education at the University of Florida and Co-Director of the Collaborative Assessment Program Evaluation Services (CAPES) group. She has collaborated on many research studies with professors and physicians in various departments of the Colleges of Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Medicine, Dentistry and Public Health and Health Professions including the Departments of Anesthesiology, Educational Psychology, Health Services, Neurology, Occupational Therapy, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology, and Special Education. She is the lead statistician on a study funded by IES that will investigate the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral intervention to reduce student aggression. She has also been the lead statistician on two longitudinal studies which have been supported by NIH for ten years each (Project CARE, a child development study; ADHD Detection and Services Use, a study of service use for children with Attention Deficit Disorder). Dr. Garvan has been the analyst on numerous statewide and nationwide surveys including health insurance studies in Florida, Indiana, and Kansas (1999, 2000, 2001, and 2004), Transition to Adult Life Programs and Services Study (2002), the National Marriage Survey (2003), and the Florida High School Exit Survey (2005). Her research interests include statistics education for professionals, statistical methods for measuring cognition, and longitudinal data analysis. Dr. Garvan has been involved since 2001 as co-PI, Co-I, or statistician in over $14,000,000 in funded projects in numerous discipline areas. She has co-authored over 50 peer reviewed manuscripts. In October 2006, Dr. Garvan received the inaugural — University of Florida, Exceptional Educator of the Year — award for her work (since 1997) in teaching statistics to students with disabilities.

Publications

2017 American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
2017 Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Global research & reviews
2012 PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation
2010 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
2010 PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation
2010 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
2009 Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
2009 Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology
2008 Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development
2008 Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development
2008 American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
2006 Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
2003 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Grants

May 2019ACTIVE
Impact of total knee replacement surgery on trajectory of cognitive decline in individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)
FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER ·
February 2019ACTIVE
Is Cortisol Really a Factor in Cognitive Decline?
FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER · Principal Investigator
September 2018ACTIVE
Using intuitive eLearning to Provide Personalized Training to Informal Caregivers of Patients with Dementia During the Discharge Process
CENTRE FOR AGING AND BRAIN HEALTH INNOVA ·
April 2018ACTIVE
Neural mechanisms underlying psychosocial contributions to ethnic group differences in pain
NATL INST OF HLTH NINDS ·
August 2017ACTIVE
PRECEDE: PREsurgical Cognitive Evaluation via Digital clockfacEdrawing
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA · Project Manager
April 2017 – September 2017
"Wheelchair Seated Posture and Health Outcomes for CLC Residents" US Department of Veterans Affairs Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA)
US DEPT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS · Principal Investigator
September 2016ACTIVE
Health Disparities in Osteoarthritis: Biological Aging, Stress, and Pain – Modulation by Resilience Factors
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA ·
August 2015ACTIVE
University of Florida – Mt. Sinai Medical Center AD Research Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA ·
September 2013 – August 2016
Team-Based Learning for RCR Education
US DEPT OF HLTH AND HUMAN SER · Project Manager
September 2012 – June 2018
Neuroimaging Biomarkers for Post-Operative Cognitive Decline in Older Adults
NATL INST OF HLTH NINR · Project Manager
July 2012 – June 2018
Faculty Development Supporting Academic Dental Institution Curriculum for the 21st Century
US HLTH RESOURCES AND SERV ADMN · Project Manager

Education

1996
PhD, Statistics
University of Florida
1986
MS, Mathematics
Pennsylvania State University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-8952
Emails:
Business:
cgarvan@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO BOX 100197
PO BOX 100254
DEPARTMENT OF ANESTHESIOLOGY
GAINESVILLE, FL 326100197
Physical:
1329 SW 16TH ST RM 5238
GAINESVILLE, FL 32608