Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutch
Dr. Michael LeBlanc is a biostatistician and director of the SWOG Cancer Research Network Statistics & Data Management Center. SWOG has approximately 100 trials either in design and development, active accrual or analysis stages at any given time. Dr. LeBlanc has extensive experience and research expertise in the design and analysis of clinical trials. As part of his methodology research, Dr. LeBlanc has studied methods for clinical trial design, adaptive regression methods including prediction/sub-group rule induction techniques such tree-based regression, adaptive rule refinement and Boolean (logic) regression methods. He focuses on new methods and their application to data arising from trials, particularly those that include biomarker or genetics data in their design.
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Research Professor, Biostatistics
University of Washington
Group Statistician and Director of Statistical Center
Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)
Ph.D., Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1989
M.Math., Statistics, University of Waterloo, 1984
B.Sc., Mathematics, Simon Fraser University, 1983
Methods that allow specification of genetic structure into the high dimensional regression problem