• Carla Rottscheit

  • Programmer/Analyst - Senior

    • MCRI - MCRI-Clin Epidem and Pop Hlth
    • 1000 North Oak Ave. ML2 Marshfield, WI 54449


1990 to 1992:
Associate Degree, Computer Information Systems, Mid-State Technical College, Wisconsin Rapids, WI
1995 to 2000:
BA Computer Science, Computer Science, Lakeland College, Sheboygan, WI

Work Experience

1998 to 2000:
Statistical Associate - Department of Biostatistics, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin
2000 to 2010:
Statistical Programmer Analyst - BIRC , Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin
2010 to 2013:
Research Programmer Analyst Senior-BIRC , Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin
2013 to Present:
Research Programmer Analyst Senior - CCEPH, MCHS, Marshfield, Wisconsin


Carla is a Senior Programmer/Analyst in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health and has been with the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute since 1998. Carla's main role involves providing support for various research studies initiated by scientists and primary investigators. Her main duties include designing, building, and maintaining various research computer databases on various platforms; data pulls from the data warehouse; data mining; and the inspecting, cleaning, transforming, and manipulation of data into useable analytic datasets.

Select Publications

  • Vidaillet HJ, Chyou P, Granada JF, Greenlee RT, Berg RL, Finck CM,...Hayes JJ [including Maassen KA, Smith PN, Sharma PP.] (2003). Mortality of primary versus secondary atrial fibrillation: a population based study from the Marshfield Epidemiologic Study Area. PACE. 26(4 Pt 2):1001.
  • Burmester JK, Berg RL, Yale SH, Rottscheit CM, Glurich IE, Schmelzer JR, Caldwell MD. (2011 June). A randomized controlled trial of genotype-based Coumadin initiation. Genet Med. 13(6):509-18.
    PubMed ID: 21423021
  • Acharya A, Mahnke A, Chyou P, Rottscheit CM, Starren JB. (2011). Medical providers' dental information needs: a baseline survey. Stud Health Technol Inform. 169 :387-91.
    PubMed ID: 21893778
  • Cooper RR, Mahnke A, Rottscheit C, Ye Z, Acharya A. (2011). Analysis of Dental Workflow with an Integrated Medical-Dental Electronic Health Record: A Time and Motion Study. J Dent Educ. 75(2):170.
  • McCarty CA, Berg RL, Rottscheit CM, Dart RA. (2013 November). The use of dietary supplements and their association with blood pressure in a large Midwestern cohort. BMC Complement Altern Med. 13 :339.
    PubMed ID: 24283381
  • McDavid A, Crane P, Newton KM, Crosslin D, McCormick W, Weston N,...Carlson C [including Rottscheit CM, Peissig PL, Stefanski EL.] (2013 June). Enhancing the power of genetic association studies through the use of silver standard cases derived from electronic medical records. PLoS One. 8(6):e63481.
    PubMed ID: 23762230
  • McCarty CA, Berg RL, Rottscheit CM, Waudby CJ, Kitchner TE, Brilliant MH. (2014 January). Validation of PhenX measures in the personalized medicine research project for use in gene/environment studies. BMC Med Genomics. 7(1):3.
    PubMed ID: 24423110
  • Peissig PL, Santos Costa V, Caldwell MD, Rottscheit CM, Berg RL, Mendonca EA, Page D. (2014 December). Relational machine learning for electronic health record-driven phenotyping. J Biomed Inform. 52 :260-70.
    PubMed ID: 25048351