Jimmy T. Efird, PhD

Jimmy T. Efird, PhD
Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Newcastle, Australia

Dr Jimmy T. Efird is Director of the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics. His key areas of application include vulnerable populations, cancer, heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. Dr. Efird received his doctorate from Stanford University School of Medicine and has over 247 publications in scientific journals and technical proceedings (i10-index=118, h-index=46, citations=9,052). Additionally, he serves as Specialty Chief Editor of Frontiers in Epidemiology and Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Informatics.