Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Improving Population Health Through Research and Training




In the News

January 2020

Fears of the coronavirus have people in the United States on edge, but Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE, explains at that the real threat to the life and well-being of Americans is the ordinary flu.

October 2019

Why are so many patients dying after lung transplants? A new study led by Jason Christie, MD, MSCE, aims to identify risk factors for chronic lung allograft dysfunction, the top cause.

October 2019

Michael Levy, PhD, argues that a last-minute amendment weakens Philadelphia’s plan to stop being the nation's No.1 most bedbug infested city. Bedbugs are difficult to eliminate from homes, but they are not so difficult to control in a city, he writes. With the proper push, Philadelphia could turn around the epidemic.

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