Robert Platt


Robert Platt is Professor and Albert Boehringer I Chair in the departments of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health and of Pediatrics. His primary research interest is in statistical methods for epidemiology, with applications in pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety and in perinatal epidemiology. He is leader of the methods team on the Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies and directs the biostatistics and data management core facility at the McGill University Health Centre Research Institute.  Dr. Platt was president of the Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology in 2012-13.