Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Improving Population Health Through Team Science and Training




In the News

October 2017

In continuing coverage of innovative transplant work by David Goldberg, MD, MSCE, and Peter Reese, MD, MSCE, their trial’s first recipient of a hepatitis-C-infected heart comments on how life has improved since he got the new organ and underwent successful treatment for the infection.

September 2017

Can drinking enough fluid via a “smart” water bottle help prevent recurrence of urinary stones? Peter Reese, MD, MSCE, and Greg Tasian, MD, MSc, MSCE, lead one of five centers in a new NIH-sponsored research network that will pursue The Prevention of Urinary Stones with Hydration (PUSH) study, a randomized clinical trial.

September 2017

A physician’s “nudge” frames a set of choices to steer toward a particular option without shutting out other options. Scott Halpern, MD, PhD, M.Bioethics, believes this practice can improve the patient’s experience.

About the CCEB

How can we answer and anticipate the pressing health issues we face together as a society? At the CCEB we rise to that challenge through research and training in epidemiology and in biostatistics. We solve problems facing patients and populations. MORE