Research Design and Epidemiology Core


Brock Christensen, PhD


  • Hypothesis framing
  • Overall study design and methods, including clinical trials, cohort, case-control and hybrid designs
  • Design of intervention, questionnaires, definition of outcomes and predictor variables
  • Designing and utilizing disease, screening, and other registries
  • Biomarker development, including application and testing of innovative technologies
  • Design of behavioral interventions
  • Study implementation/protocols
  • Analytic plans and considerations
  • Interpretation of results