Dr. Lombardi is Instructor in the Faculty of Public Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in the Dept.of Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology since 2003. Dr. Lombardi serves as an Associate Editor for multiple renowned international journals including the Scandinavian Journal of Work Environment and Health. He has 25+ years of industry, consulting, and academic experience in medical, bio-pharma, clinical and epidemiological research, and commercial development focusing in biostatistical and epidemiological study design, advanced statistical analysis methods and analytics. Over the course of his career, Dr. Lombardi has been active in discovery and development for numerous therapeutic areas, as well as analyzing and reporting on Real World Evidence (RWE) data from multiple Patient Registries. He is the author of over 70 peer-reviewed publications and has made over 50 national and international presentations. He is currently a Senior Biostatistician with Navitas Data Sciences, transforming bio-pharmaceutical data into meaningful regulatory (FDA) reports, while serving in drug discovery leadership roles for Phase II and III clinical trials, as well as pharmaco-epidemiology (Phase IIIb/IV) longitudinal registry studies.
Dr. Lombardi obtained his Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where his doctoral dissertation was one of the first applications of the case-crossover method in Epidemiology. He previously earned his M.S. in Biostatistics and B.A. in Social and Demographic Research. In 2001, the University appointed him as an Adjunct, where he is currently Adjunct Associate Professor. In 2002, he was elected into the Delta Omega National Public Health Honorary Society.
Dr. Lombardi, along with his colleagues, received the 2006 National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) Partnering Award for Worker Health and Safety from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for their work in falls among health care workers, Dr. Lombardi and his colleagues received the 2009 Best Paper Award from the journal Ergonomics and was also nominated for the prestigous CDC/ATSDR Shepard Science Award. A member of the American Statistical Association, Society of Clinical Trials, American Public Health Association, Society for Epidemiologic Research, and Work Time Society, he publishes his research in a variety of journals that include the Journal of Pediatrics, American Journal of Epidemiology, Human Hypertension, American Journal of Industrial Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sleep, Safety Science, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Chronobiology International, Accident Analysis and Prevention, Ergonomics, Industrial Health, Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health and Injury Prevention.