Dr. Janet Peacock

Dr. Janet Peacock

Janet Peacock leads Medical Statistics in the School of Population Health and Environmental Sciences, King's College London, UK. Her main research interests are in the use and extensions of statistical methods in research, and the communication of biostatistics to non-statisticians. Her clinical research includes paediatric studies, particularly preterm birth, cancer and other long-term conditions. Her main methodological interest is in making outcomes clinically meaningful and accessible to non-statisticians. She has written three biostatistics books for non-statistical researchers including the 'Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics' and the new 2nd edition of 'Presenting Medical Statistics'. She is joint-lead of NIHR Statistics Group and was appointed a NIHR Senior Investigator in 2017.