Oleksandr  Sverdlov Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Oleksandr Sverdlov

Director, Statistical Scientist

I am a statistical scientist working in the biopharmaceutical industry since 2007.


I have worked as a statistician in biopharmaceutical industry since 2007, in such companies as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Novartis, and EMD Serono, Inc. As a project statistician, I handled clinical trials in neurodegenerative diseases, diabetes, metabolic disorders, ophthalmology, immunology, and oncology. As a disease area lead statistician, I provided scientific, strategic and operational leadership and management of early development portfolio of projects. I am involved in active research on adaptive designs for clinical trials to improve efficiency of drug development.


    PhD Statistical Science, George Mason University, 2007
    MSc Statistics, Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County, 2004
    BSc Appl. Mathematics, Kharkiv National Univ., Ukraine 2001

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Statistics, Biostatistics, Adaptive Designs for Clinical Trials, Optimization

Personal Interests

    Traveling, Hiking, Soccer, Philosophy


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