SOARS Opportunities and the Changing Role of the Statistician in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Melvin Munsaka, Analytical Science Department, Takeda Global Research & Development Center, Inc. - Thursday,September 22, 2011

Abstract

In this discussion, we will discuss the role of the statistician in the pharmaceutical industry. A brief description of the Phases of drug development will be provided and the role of the statistician in each of these phases will be highlighted. New opportunities for statisticians within the pharmaceutical industry as well as the changing role of the statistician will also be discussed.