Nathan Wineinger, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
California Campus


Scripps Research Joint Appointments

Faculty, Graduate Program


Ph.D. (Biostatistics), The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2011
B.A. (Mathematics), Grinnell College, 2005

Selected References

All Publications

Ajayi, Toluwalase A., Salongo, Leia and Zang, Yunyue, Wineinger, N. & Steinhubl, S. Mobile Health-Collected Biophysical Markers in Children with Serious Illness-Related Pain. (2020). Journal of Palliative Medicine, 24(4), 580-588. PMCID: PMC7987367.

Jaiswal, S. J., Kang, D. Y., Wineinger, N. E. & Owens, R. L. Objectively measured sleep fragmentation is associated with incident delirium in older hospitalized patients: Analysis of data collected from an randomized controlled trial. (2020). Journal of Sleep Research,

Giraldez, S., Tamayo, P., Wineinger, N., Kim, W. & Reed, S. I. Cyclin E overexpression in human mammary epithelial cells promotes epithelial cancer-specific copy number alterations. (2019). iScience, 19, 850. PMCID: PMC6739637.

Wineinger, N. E., Barrett, P. M., Zhang, Y., Irfanullah, I., Muse, E. D., Steinhubl, S. R. & Topol, E. J. Identification of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation subtypes in over 13,000 individuals. (2019). Heart Rhythm, 16(1), 26-30.

Klimentidis, Y. C., Raichlen, D. A., Bea, J., Garcia, D. O., Wineinger, N. E., Mandarino, L. J., Alexander, G. E., Chen, Z. & Going, S. B. In response to: 'Information bias in measures of self-reported physical activity'. (2018). International Journal of Obesity, 42(12), 2064-2065.

Jaiswal, S. J., McCarthy, T. J., Wineinger, N. E., Kang, D. Y., Song, J., Garcia, S., van Niekerk, C. J., Lu, C. Y., Loeks, M. & Owens, R. L. Melatonin and sleep in preventing hospitalized delirium: a randomized clinical trial. (2018). American Journal of Medicine, 131(9), 1110-1117. PMCID: PMC6163056.

Torkamani, A., Wineinger, N. E. & Topol, E. J. The personal and clinical utility of polygenic risk scores. (2018). Nature Reviews Genetics, 19(9), 581-590.

Klimentidis, Y. C., Raichlen, D. A., Bea, J., Garcia, D. O., Wineinger, N. E., Mandarino, L. J., Alexander, G. E., Chen, Z. & Going, S. B. Genome-wide association study of habitual physical activity in over 377,000 UK Biobank participants identifies multiple variants including CADM2 and APOE. (2018). International Journal of Obesity, 42(6), 1161-1176.

Kim, K. I., Nikzad, N., Quer, G., Wineinger, N. E., Vegreville, M., Normand, A., Schmidt, N., Topol, E. J. & Steinhubl, S. Real world home blood pressure variability in over 56,000 individuals with nearly 17 million measurements. (2018). American Journal of Hypertension, 31(5), 566-573. PMCID: PMC5905665.

Muse, E. D., Wineinger, N. E., Spencer, E. G., Peters, M., Henderson, R., Zhang, Y., Barrett, P. M., Rivera, S. P., Wohlgemuth, J. G., Devlin, J. J., Shiffman, D., Topol, E. J. Validation of a genetic risk score for atrial fibrillation: A prospective multicenter cohort study. (2018). PLoS Medicine, 15. PMCID: PMC5849279.