Ph.D., biostatistics, Boston University; M.S., biostatistics, The George Washington University; B.S., mathematics, Fudan University
Summary of Experience
Dr. Gao specializes in developing innovative statistical methodologies and applying them to the study of clinical and economic outcomes in a broad range of disease areas. He has led and implemented analyses across entire product lifecycles, from early-phase clinical trials to post-market real-world evidence generation. Dr. Gao has particular expertise in retrospective data and clinical trial data analysis, health economics modeling, indirect treatment comparisons, predictive analytics, meta-analyses, individualized medicine, and statistical genetics. His research has supported the launches of several pharmaceutical products and has been widely published in leading peer-reviewed journals, including The New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Nature Genetics, Nature Communications, and the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. He has presented his work at multiple statistical and health care conferences.