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Makuch Lecture Series

The Makuch lecture series began in 2013 at University of Connecticut-Storrs. Robert W. Makuch, the namesake of the Makuch lecture series, has been Chief Scientific Officer of MetaWorks, Inc., since March 2004. Dr. Makuch is a Yale professor and renowned biostatistician. Dr. Makuch is well recognized for his expert statistical and regulatory consultations to the pharmaceutical industry and to national and international governmental regulatory agencies. He is an elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association, cited for his expert statistical consultation to government and the pharmaceutical industry and his innovative contributions to the methodological design and analysis of clinical trials. He is a Prolific Author and Frequent Conference Speaker. Dr. Makuch holds a masters and Ph.D. degree from Yale University after completing his undergraduate degree here at Uconn.


Makuch Lecture Year Speaker Affiliation Topic (Original Flyer in Link)
4 2016 Tom Louis Johns Hopkins University Perils and potentials of self-selected entry to epidemiological studies and surveys
3 2015 Jeremy Taylor University of Michigan Surrogacy Assessment in Clinical Trials Using Principal Stratification
2 2014 Martin Kulldorff Harvard Medical School Sequential Statistical Analysis for Post-Market Vaccine and Drug Safety Surveillance
1 2013 Robert W. Makuch Yale School of Public Health  Current Issues in Clinical Trials