Sonya Heltshe, PhD

Sonya Heltshe, PhD

Children's Title: Senior Biostatistician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Medical/Professional School

University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda
University of Colorado Denver , Aurora

Research Description

Biostatistics, clinical trials, and translational research in Cystic Fibrosis and Pulmonology


  • Heltshe SL, Mayer-Hamblett N, Burns JL, Khan U, Baines A, Ramsey BW, Rowe SM, GOAL (the G551D Observation-AL) Investigators of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics Development Network
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Cystic Fibrosis Patients With G551D-CFTR Treated With Ivacaftor.
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America , 2015 Mar. 1 : 60(5)703-12
  • DeBoer EM, Swiercz W, Heltshe SL, Anthony MM, Szefler P, Klein R, Strain J, Brody AS, Sagel SD
    Automated CT scan scores of bronchiectasis and air trapping in cystic fibrosis.
    Chest , 2014 Mar. 1 : 145(3)593-603
  • Anstead M, Heltshe SL, Khan U, Barbieri JT, Langkamp M, Döring G, Dharia S, Gibson RL, Treggiari MM, Lymp J, Rosenfeld M, Ramsey B
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa serology and risk for re-isolation in the EPIC trial.
    Journal of cystic fibrosis : official journal of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society , 2012 Aug.

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
Cell Phone Spirometry Pilot in CF Patients Coulter Foundation July 1, 2012
Translational Research Center to Expedite Novel Therapies in Cystic Fibrosis (P30) NIH/NIDDK July 6, 2010
Therapeutics Development Network Coordinating Center Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics April 1, 2003