Departments & Organizations
Peter is professor of biostatistics at YSPH and director of YCAS and the BSR of YCC. He was recruited to establish YCAS and bring all biostatistics under one umbrella at YMS. He also serves on the Executive Committee and Protocol Review Committee for YCC. Dr. Peduzzi has more than 30 years’ experience in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials and comparative effectiveness studies. Before coming to Yale he was the Director of the VA Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT for more than a decade and is still affiliated with this center. His primary research interests have focused on the efficient design and analysis of comparative effectiveness clinical trials and geriatric studies.
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
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...