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Quang A. Le, BS, PharmD, PhD

Assistant Professor

College of Pharmacy

E-Mail: qle@westernu.edu

Phone: 3821


B.S. 1999
University of California, Los Angeles


PharmD 2006
Loma Linda University


PhD 2010
University of Southern California

Research Interest

My research interests include Health-related Quality of Life (HRQOL) methodology.  Applied Econometrics, Bayesian-Network Model, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis, and Behavioral Economics.


Le QA, Doctor JN. Probabilistic mapping of descriptive responses in health status onto Health state utilities using Bayesian networks: An empirical analysis converting SF-12 into EQ-5D utility index in a national U.S. sample. Medical Care 2010; 49:451-460. Pubmed ID: 21422961.


Le QA, Strylewicz G, Doctor JN. Detecting blood laboratory errors using a Bayesian network: An evaluation on liver enzyme tests. Medical Decision Making 2010. Epub ahead of print. Pubmed ID: 20729509.


Le QA, Hay JW. Comparison between propensity score and traditional covariate adjustment with logistic regression models in estimating the average treatment effects (ATEs): Results from Monte Carlo simulations. Value in Health 2009; 12:A21.


Le QA, Hay JW. Cost-effectiveness analysis of lapatinib in HER2-positive advanced breast cancer. Cancer 2009; 115:489-498. Pubmed ID: 19117341.


Simon D, Pham LB, Le QA, Holyoak KJ. The emergence of coherence over the course of decision making. Journal of Experimental Psychology – Learning, Memory & Cognition 2001; 27:1250-1260. Pubmed ID: 11550752.