Jimmy T. Efird

Brody School of Medicine, USA


Jimmy T. Efird completed his Doctorate degree in neuroepidemiology (biostatistics concentration) at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He currently is an Associate Professor at the Department of Public Health, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University (ECU) and the Director of Epidemiology and Outcomes Research at the East Carolina Heart Institute. Additionally, he holds an appointment as Epidemiologist/Chief Statistician in the Center for Health Disparities Research and the Leader of Shared Resources. Prior to joining ECU, Dr. Efird was the Director of the Biostatistics Facility at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (Honolulu, Hawaii, USA) and an Associate Member of the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii. Dr. Efird’s research interests include stroke, brain tumors, and Parkinson’s disease. He has over 100 publications and currently serves as an Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Informatics, an Associate Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Biometrics and Bioinformatics, and an Associate Editor, Advances in Computational Research.

Biography Updated on 9 November 2011

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