Dr. Gregory Pond

Investigator II

Gregory Pond

Cancer clinical trials have evolved rapidly in recent years as investigators integrate an expanding body of knowledge into the design and analysis of clinical trials. Coupled with an increased importance on efficiency and availability of large data warehouses, there is an even greater need for identifying and using appropriate statistical methodologies. The focus of Dr. Gregory Pond’s research interests is in the statistical methodologies and analysis of cancer clinical trials, with an aim to facilitate the translation of scientific discoveries into the clinic.

Current affiliations

  • Investigator II, OICR
  • Associate Professor, Department of Oncology, McMaster University
  • Research Scientist, Escarpment Cancer Research Institute
  • Faculty Biostatistician, Ontario Clinical Oncology Group (OCOG)

Research interests

  • Clinical trials
  • Biostatistics
  • Big data
  • Survival methodology

Select publications

See Dr. Pond’s recent publications on PubMed.

Previous experience and education

  • PhD, Biostatistics, University of Toronto
  • M.Sc., Statistics, Simon Fraser University (SFU)
  • Senior P.Stat., Accredited as Professional Statistician, Statistical Society of Canada
  • Biostatistician, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
  • Biostatistician, Mayo Clinic

Related links

Ontario Clinical Oncology Group

Escarpment Cancer Research Institute

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Dr. Gregory Pond