Steven Goodman, MD, MHS, PhD, is Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research and Professor of Medicine and of Health Research & Policy (HRP) at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He directs Stanford’s CTSA/Spectrum training programs in medical research methods, and serves as chief of the Division of Epidemiology in HRP. He is co-founder and co-director of the Meta-research Innovation Center at Stanford (METRICS), a group dedicated to examining and improving the reproducibility and efficiency of biomedical research. He has been a senior statistical editor of Annals of Internal Medicine since 1987 and has served on numerous Institute of Medicine committees since the mid-1990s, including committees on drug safety and sharing clinical trial data. He was awarded the 2016 Spinoza Chair in Medicine from the University of Amsterdam.

From 1989 to 2011, Goodman served on the faculties of the Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine and Public Health, where he was co-director of the doctoral program in Epidemiology and director of the Johns Hopkins Cancer Center’s Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics. He served as editor of Clinical Trials: Journal of the Society for Clinical Trials from 2004 to 2013.

Goodman received an AB from Harvard University, an MD from New York University School of Medicine, and an MHS in biostatistics and PhD in epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Ex-Officio Member from PCORI's Methodology Committee (Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials)

Conflicts of Interest

As of January 29, 2021

Financial or Business Associations:

  • Stanford University, Employer
  • Natl Blue Cross Blue Shield Technology Evaluation Center, Medical Advisory Panel, Advisory Panel Member (Compensated position)
  • American College of Physicians, Editor
  • Ceribell, Consultant
  • Grail, DSMB Member
  • IQVIA, DSMB Member

Personal Associations:

  • None reported.


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