Peter Natale Peduzzi, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics; Director, Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS); Director Yale Data Coordinating Center

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Biostatistics | Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS)

Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center

Faculty Research

Yale Cancer Center: Developmental Therapeutics

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Peter is professor of biostatistics at YSPH and director of the Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS) and the Yale Data Coordinating Center. Dr. Peduzzi has nearly 40 years’ experience in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials with a particular focus on pragmatic trials. He is the PI of several data coordinating centers funded by NIH and PCORI. Before coming to Yale he was the Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center in West Haven, Connecticut, which conducts multi-center, multi-national clinical trials and epidemiologic studies. He still maintains an affiliation with this center. His primary research interests have focused on the efficient design and analysis of clinical trials, with a recent focus on clustered randomized trials.

Education & Training

PhD Yale University (1976)

Honors & Recognition

  • Fellow, Council on Epidemiology, American Heart Association

  • Fellow, American Statistical Association

  • Past President, Society for Clinical Trials

  • VA Research Career Scientist Award

  • Fellow, Society for Clinical Trials

Activities

  • Antiretrovirals, Options in Management (OPTIMA) Canada; United Kingdom (2008 - 2008)

    OPTIMA was a randomized clinical trial coordinated by the VA Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center at West Haven, CT, which is a 2x2 factorial trial of salvage therapy evaluating mega-HAART versus standard HARRT and treatment interruption versus no interruption in 368 patients with...

  • Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluations (COURAGE) Canada (2005 - 2006)

    COURAGE was a randomized clinical trial coordinated by the VA Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center at West Haven, CT, which evaluated maximal medical therapy plus angioplasty versus maximum medical therapy alone in patients with stable coronary disease. The trial enrolled 2287 patients...

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Peter Natale Peduzzi, PhD
Office Location
300 George Street, Ste Suite 511
New Haven, CT 06511
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Curriculum Vitae