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Peter Peduzzi, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Biostatistics and Senior Research Scientist of Biostatistics



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

Departments & Organizations