Al Ozonoff

Methodology Advisory Panel (MAP) Member

Dr. Ozonoff is an applied biostatistician who collaborates with researchers in medicine and public health to address scientific questions with appropriate statistical methods.  He received his doctorate in mathematics at the University of California, Santa Barbara, followed by a two year post-doctoral fellowship at the Harvard School of Public Health and a faculty appointment at the Boston University School of Public Health.  He is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Center for Patient Safety and Quality Research at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Ozonoff is an active independent researcher with a focus on statistical methods to support and enhance public health surveillance and patient safety.  He is a member of the Massachusetts Cancer Registry Advisory Board, the 2015 Scientific Program Chair for the International Society of Disease Surveillance, and serves in a variety of scientific advisory roles for state and local governments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  His methodological expertise is in surveillance methods and quasi-experimental design.