Vaishali A. Thombre, M.S.

Vaishali Thombre

Department of Biostatistics


Contact Information

Office: COPH 3221A
Phone: 501-686-7018

Academic/Research/Policy Affiliations

American Statistical Association, Central Arkansas Statistical Association


2005 MS (Mathematical Sciences), University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
2002 MBA (Marketing), University of Pune, India

Research Interest

Linear and Generalized Linear Models, Statistical Programming, Healthcare Claims Data Analysis

Current Research Projects

  • Feasibility Trial of the iAmHealthy Intervention in Rural Overweight and Obese Children Recruited from Primary Care Clinics (NIH, Davis A and Darden P, PIs)
  • Advancing Clinical Trials in Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome (ACT NOW) Current Experience: Infant Exposure and Treatment (NIH, Devlin L, Young L and Merhar S, PIs)

Recent Publications

Padala KP, Thombre VA, Dennis RA, Mennemeier MS, Lensing SY, Padala PR.  Sham validation in transcranial magnetic stimulation. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2018 Mar; 26(3): S157. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2018.01.190. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at 2018 American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry annual meeting.

Arkansas Center for Health Improvement. Arkansas Health Care Independence Program (‘Private Option’) Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver Final Report. Little Rock, AR: Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, June 2018.