Michael LeBlanc, PhD

Dr. Michael LeBlanc PhD
faculty member

Michael LeBlanc, PhD

Professor, Biostatistics
Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutch

Translational Data Science Integrated Research Center (TDS IRC), Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.667.4408
Mail Stop: M3-C102

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.

For questions or additional information:
Tess B Hurley    
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Mail Stop M3-C102
1100 Fairview Ave N.
Seattle, WA 98109-1024
Email: thurley@fredhutch.org

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Research Professor, Biostatistics
University of Washington

Group Statistician and Director of Statistical Center
Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)


PhD, Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1989

MMath., Statistics, University of Waterloo, 1984

BSc, Mathematics, Simon Fraser University, 1983

Current Projects

Methods that allow specification of genetic structure into the high dimensional regression problem

Find a Clinical Trial Led by Dr. LeBlanc

Dr. LeBlanc in the News

In love with learning

Hutch News - March 01, 2007

Findings on finasteride

Hutch News - March 17, 2005

For the Media

The Media Relations team at Fred Hutch is available to assist members of the news media who would like to arrange interviews with faculty.

Email media@fredhutch.org or call 206.667.2210