Janet Peacock, PhD

Janet Peacock

Professor of Epidemiology and Biomedical Data Science
Emeritus Professor of Medical Statistics, King’s College London, UK

University of London, PhD 1989

Phone: 603-650-1853
Email: janet.peacock@dartmouth.edu

Janet is a Biostatistician whose main research interests are in the use and extensions of statistical methods in epidemiological studies, and the communication of biostatistics to non-statisticians. Her clinical research interests are in infant and child health, cancer and 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', 'Presenting Medical Statistics'' both of which are in 2nd editions. She previously led biostatistics at King's College London and now holds an Emeritus position there and continues to collaborate with UK colleagues.

Institutional and Departmental Affiliations

Member of Epidemiology Anti-Racism and Diversity Committee


Books including datasets/code/output in R, Stata, SAS, SPSS


King’s College London


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