Sebastian Schneeweiss, S.D., M.D.
|Title||Professor of Medicine|
|Institution||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Address||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
1620 Tremont St
Boston MA 02120
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|Title||Professor in the Department of Epidemiology|
|Institution||Harvard School of Public Health|
Sebastian Schneeweiss is a Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Harvard Medical School and Vice Chief of the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics of the Dept. of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
He is Principal Investigator of the BWH DEcIDE Research Center on Comparative Effectiveness Research and the DEcIDE Methods Center both funded by AHRQ and Director of the Harvard-Brigham Drug Safety Research Center funded by FDA/CDER. His research is funded by multiple NIH grants and focuses on the comparative effectiveness and safety of biopharmaceuticals and analytic methods to improve the validity of epidemiologic studies using complex healthcare databases.
Dr. Schneeweiss is Past President of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology and is Fellow of the American College of Epidemiology, the American College of Clinical Pharmacology, and the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology. He is voting consultant to the FDA Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee and member of the Methods Committee of the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
He received his medical training at the University of Munich Medical School and his doctoral degree in Pharmacoepidemiology from Harvard.
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