Funded Research

Current Funding

Larsen, M.D., Findley, B., McCabe, D., Pangborn, G., and O’Donovan, B. (2018-23). Developing a Quantitatively Strong Life Sciences Workforce; NSF Proposal # 1742241. DUE - S-STEM: SCHLR SCITECH ENG & MATH. Role: PI (2020 - 2023), Co-Investigator (2018 - 2020), and Statistician. (J. Ellis-Monaghan, PI, 2018 - 2020).

Completed Funding

Larsen, M.D. (2020-21). Methods for missing data in dental research studies. Vermont Genetics Network (Vermong Biomedical Research Network) pilot project. NIH.

Larsen, M.D., and Klebanoff, M., co-PIs. (2014). Individual patient data meta-analysis of treating BV (bacterial vaginosis) to prevent prematurity. NIH NICHD. R21 HD078877-01A1. July 10, 2014 - June 30, 2017. Role: PI, Chief Statistician

Larsen, M.D. (2016-2020). co-PI. Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS). NIH NIDDK. 2nd PI E. Temprosa. Role: PI, Chief Statistician.

Larsen, M.D. (2016-17). Record linkage of Health Data at National Cancer Institute. National Cancer Institute. Contract.

Larsen, M.D. (2015-16). Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Record linkage support and evaluation. National Cancer Institute. Contract.

Larsen, M.D. (2012-2014). Lachin, PI. Epidemiology of Diabetes and its Complications Study (EDIC). NIH NIDDK. Role: co-Investigator, Statistician.

Larsen, M.D. (2012-2015). Mahshie, PI. Children & Cochlear Implants. DOE NIDRR. Role: co-Investigator, Statistician

Larsen, M.D. (2013-2015). PI. Research on the Current Population Survey: Testing for Rotation Differences and Evaluating Panel Designs. YA 1323-13-SE-0238. U.S. Census Bureau. Sept 30, 2013 - Sept 29, 2015. Role: PI, Chief Statistician

Larsen, M.D. (2013-2015). co-PI. Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS). NIH NIDDK. 2nd PI E. Temprosa. Role: PI, Chief Statistician.

Larsen, M.D. (2014). Wanjie Sun, FDA, PI. Imputation Methods for Missing Data in Clinical Endpoint Bioequivalence Study. FDA CDER - RSR Program. Role: Collaborator.

Larsen, M.D. (2012). U.S. Census Bureau DSMD Distinguished Scholar.

Larsen, M.D. (PI). (2010). A Linked and Enhanced SDR for Modeling Scientific Workforce Dynamics. UOI GM094142-01, NIH NIGMS. September 1, 2010, - August 31, 2015. Role: PI, Chief Statistician.

Larsen, M.D. (PI). (2010). Hierarchical models for record linkage. NSA. June 21, 2010 - September 30, 2012.

Larsen, M.D. (PI), Nusser, S.M., and Garasky, S.B. (2008). Stress, financial management, and childhood overweight. USDA National Research Initiative. Subcontract to U. of Illinois.

Niehm, L. (PI), Larsen, M.D., and Anderson, D.G. (2008). Rural Community Resiliency: Role of the Retail Sector in Easing Sudden and Slow Motion Economic Shocks. USDA National Research Initiative, Rural Development. 9/1/08 - 8/31/11.

Larsen, M.D., and Nusser, S.N. (2008). Advancing behavioral and social science research through interactive learning. New England Research Institutes. Book chapter. 11/26/07-11/25/08.

Larsen, M.D. (PI), Gundersen, C., and Opsomer, J.D. (2006). USDA Economic Research Service Cooperative Agreement. Exploration of Issues in Rural Household Survey Design. 9/1/06 - 8/31/09.

Gallus, W.A., Jr. (PI) Cervato, C., Cruz-Neria, C., and Greenbowe, T.J. (2006). Development of cutting edge geoscience virtual reality applications for classroom instruction and pedagogical evaluation of the impact on learning of VR technology. NSF Division of Undergraduate Education 8/15/06 - 8/14/09. Senior personnel.

Larsen, M.D. (2005). Internet Companion to Statistics, 2nd edition. Thomson/Brooks/Cole publishing. 2005-2008.

Kang, S., Larsen, M.D. (PI), and Lorenz, F.O. (2005). Fractional imputation in social surveys. NSF DMS, Mathematical Social and Behavioral Sciences #0532413. 8/16/05 - 8/15/08.

Nusser, S.M. (PI), Larsen, M.D., and other co-PIs. (2003-2009). Statistical and survey methods support for the National Resources Inventory, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

Carlson, S.L. (PI), Bird, S.R., Bowen, B.S., Bystydzienski, J., and Debinski, D.B. (2005). NSF ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers. NSF SBE 0600399. 9/1/06 - 8/31/11. Researcher on grant 9/1/06 - 9/13/07.

Larsen, M.D. (2006). Research on Interagency Data Sharing, Confidentiality, and Record Linkage. Subcontract to NISS on NSF EIA-0131884 (PI A. Karr). 7/1/06 - 6/30/07.

Larsen, M.D. (2005). Advanced record linkage using hierarchical mixture models applied to health survey and administrative data. U.S. NCHS, Professional Service Contract. 9/1/05 - 11/30/06.

Larsen, M.D. (2005). Record Linkage Research. U.S. Census Bureau, Professional Service Contract. 8/1/05 - 10/31/06.

Vardeman, S. (PI), and Larsen, M.D. (Co-PI). (2005). Research collaboration agreement with Iowa Department of Revenue. 8/16/05 - 8/15/06. .

Larsen, M.D. (2004). Advanced record linkage using hierarchical mixture models applied to health survey and administrative data. U.S. NCHS, Professional Service Contract. 9/1/04 - 8/31/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2004). Advanced Methods for Record Linkage. U.S. Census Bureau, Professional Service Contract, 6/1/04 - 8/31/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2004). Research on Interagency Data Sharing, Confidentiality, and Record Linkage. Subcontract to NISS on NSF EIA-0131884 (PI A. Karr). 9/1/04 - 8/31/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2002). Internet Companion to Statistics. Duxbury/Wadsworth/Thomson publishing, 2002-2005.

Larsen, M.D. (2001). Research on Record Linkage and Administrative Records. U.S. Census Bureau. Subcontract to NORC on Census Contract No. 50-YABC-7-66021, 2001-2002.

Larsen, M.D. (PI), and Zanutto, E.L. (2001). ITW: Collaborative Research: Statistical Methodology for Studying Women and Minorities in Information Technology Careers Using CPS and SESTAT Data. NSF ITWF grant #EIA0089930. 1/1/01 - 12/31/03.

Larsen, M.D. (1999). Research on Record Linkage and Administrative Records. U.S. Census Bureau. Consultant to Datametrics, subcontract to NORC. 1999-2000.

Internal College/University Funding

Larsen, M.D. (2022). Sabbatical, Fall 2020, Saint Michael's College

Larsen, M.D. (2017). Merit-based course reduction, Fall 2017, Saint Michael’s College

Larsen, M.D. (2009-2015). GW Selective Excellence Award to Department of Statistics and Biostatistics Center. Transition to 9-month position 2013.

Gundersen, C. (PI), Fletcher, C., Larsen, M.D., and Nusser, S.M. (2007). The Impact of Biorenewable Technologies on Communities Across Iowa, Additional Funding. 2/1/08 - 1/31/09.

Gundersen, C. (PI), Fletcher, C., Larsen, M.D., and Nusser, S.M. (2007). The Impact of Biorenewable Technologies on Communities Across Iowa. Iowa State University’s Bioeconomy Initiative College of Human Sciences Small Grant. 2/1/07 - 1/31/08.

Froelich, A. (PI), and Larsen, M.D. (2006). TEACH grant. Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, Iowa State University. 11/1/06 - 6/30/07.

Gundersen, C. (PI), and Larsen, M.D. (2006). Health and Nutrition Among American Indians Living On-and-Off Reservations. College of Human Sciences, Iowa State University, Intramural Seed Grant Program. 4/1/06-6/30/06.

Froelich, A., and Larsen, M.D. (PI) (2005). Computer Instructional Material for Probability and Mathematical Statistics. Iowa State University, Liberal Arts and Sciences Computer Advisory Committee small grant for instructional improvement. 11/29/05 - 8/15/06.

Cutrona, C., Gundersen, C., Larsen, M.D., Lorenz, F.O., Maiti, T., Nusser, S.M., and Opsomer, J.D. (PI) (2005). Toward Eliminating the Rural Data Gap. ISU, Institute of Science and Society. 8/3/05 - 6/30/06.

Barnes, S.A. (PI), Larsen, M.D., Schroeder, D., Decker, P., Beebe, T., and Klesges, R. (2005). The effects of missing data in smoking cession trials. Mayo Clinic, 4/1/05-9/1/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2005). Fractional and Multiple Imputation Methods for Missing Data in Sample Surveys. ISU, University Research Grant. 8/16/05 - 12/15/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2005). Research assistant. Iowa State University, LAS Small Grant Award. 6/1/05 - 6/30/05.

Larsen, M.D. (2004). Invite speaker. Iowa State Univ., LAS Small Grant Award. 1/16/04 - 5/15/04.

Larsen, M.D. (2003). Incorporating the Internet into Introductory Statistics Courses. The University of Chicago, Center for Teaching and Learning, Instructional Improvement Grant. 6/1/03 - 9/30/03.

Larsen, M.D. (2001). The Introductory Statistics Infrastructure: Establishing the Basis for Excellence in and Continuing Improvement of Teaching. The University of Chicago, Center for Teaching and Learning, Instructional Improvement Grant. 6/1/01 - 9/1/01.