Rhonda Roberts, MSPH, is ARG’s new Associate Director of Biostatistics. Her key research interests have included clinical trials, infectious disease, time to-to-recurrent/multiple-type events, marginal structural models, cluster analyses, and data-driven surveillance strategies.
Roberts was previously employed by the Duke Clinical Research Institute [DCRI] from 2008-2017 as a lead biostatistician for a broad range of clinical trial study designs, sizes, and therapeutic areas. She also helped lead the development of a data-driven trial management strategy: a targeted analysis–based surveillance effort designed to proactively minimize risk to patient safety and improve data quality. Rhonda has a bachelor’s degree in Microbiology/Biochemistry from Michigan Technological University and a master’s of science in public health in Epidemiology/Biostatistics from the University of South Carolina, Columbia. She has co-authored more than 50 publications and a patent in virus recombinant creation methodologies.