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Laura Burke, M.P.H.
Biostatistician II

Laura Burke, M.P.H., joined Statistics Collaborative, Inc. (SCI) in 2015. She is a member of the American Statistical Association and the Society for Clinical Trials.

At SCI, Ms. Burke has worked with clinical trials evaluating treatments in areas such as eye diseases, depression, multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. In her role as a biostatistician on these studies she performs statistical analyses, programs datasets, validates SAS program code, and assists in the writing of study reports. She has served as project manager and independent reporting statistician for trials evaluating treatments for oncology and Alzheimer’s disease.

Prior to joining SCI, Ms. Burke worked as a Research Associate/Data Manager at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences performing analyses for health economics research, and as a Cancer Research Training Award Fellow at the National Cancer Institute performing analyses for genetic epidemiology research.

She received her B.A. in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University (2003) and her M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the George Washington University (2011). Her culminating experience research project for her M.P.H. was titled “Ability of Prognostic Factors to Predict Conditional Disease-Specific Survival of Breast Cancer Patients Several Years after Diagnosis”.