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Eoghan O’Brien


Analytical and IT Skills




· Regression analysis



· Macros development


· R

· Mixed models


· Minitab

· Survival analysis


· Stata



· nQuery





MSc in Biostatistics, NUI Galway                                                                                                                2011 – 2012

BSc in Financial Mathematics and Actuarial Science          
University College Cork (2.2 Hons)                                                                                                           2007 – 2011



STATISTICAMEDICA Ltd, biostatistics company in Dublin, Ireland                                Jan 2018 – Present
Biostatistician reporting to Director of Biostatistics

·      Managing projects within the Statistics department

·      Study design, statistical analysis of study data (hypothesis tests, linear and logistic regression, survival curves, ROC curves, etc.)

·      Biostatistical programming in R and SAS

·      Statistical documentation development and review

·      Double programming as a lead programmer

·      Code walk-through and validation in single programming


THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, UK                                                                                         Oct 2012 – Dec 2017

Statistical Services Unit (SSU)

Statistical Consultant

·      Data analysis and reporting in a variety of sectors, such as Body Image, Dentistry, Hair Care, Hygiene, Neurology and Student Surveys

·      Analysis using mixed models, regression, censored models and survival analysis

·      Analysis in SAS, Stata, SPSS and R

·      Development of macros in SAS and their further generalization

·      Involved in the statistical audit of transport monitoring figures and on-site auditing

·      Involved in the quality control process for other consultants’ work

·      Consulting non-statisticians at clinic sessions within the SSU on undertaking data, interpreting the findings, calculating sample sizes and power in nQuery



NUI GALWAY, Ireland                                                                                                                    Jun 2012 – Aug 2012

HRB Clinical Research Facility

Statistical Consultant and Summer School in Biostatistics

·      Analyses of two medical studies including data verification, providing feedback to clients on sample size and power, undertaking and reporting all analyses using R and SPSS

·      Assistant for an Introductory Course in Biostatistics, including support in using Minitab


NUI GALWAY, Ireland                                                                                                                    Sep 2011 – Apr 2012

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics

Tutor and SUMS assistant

·      Delivery of tutorials to second year commerce students on Statistical Methods for Business and Advanced Statistical Methods for Business

·      Support and guidance to students availed of SUMS


VOXPRO COMMUNICATIONS LTD in Cork, Ireland                                                            Jun 2008 – Aug 2011



·      SAS Fundamentals Course from Amadeus Software, Witney, Oxon

·      Graduate Statistician (GradStat) with the RSS

·      Growing as a Manger and Business Fundamentals: Effective Communication at the Open University in Management and Leadership

·      ECDL certificate