Relevant Topics

O’Dale Williams

O’Dale Williams O’Dale Williams

Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work Search, Florida International University


Dr. Williams, founding Chair of the Department of Biostatistics in the College, has a long history of involvement in academic public health and medicine, with a focus on training, clinical trials, data coordinating center operations and international collaborations. He served on the Steering Committee for the World Health Organization multi-country MONICA Project and was involved centrally in other WHO programs. He played a central role in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute collaborative studies in Israel, Poland, the USSR and China, with the latter three lasting almost 20 years each. He currently leads a NIH Fogarty International Center grant providing clinical research and capacity building training relevant to non-communicable diseases, especially diabetes, in India. The training grant is in its 12th year.

Research Interest

Cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity Practice based research Research methods, clinical trials, capacity building Outcomes research

Global Experts in the subject
Adriana Campa Ahmed Haque Bhopesh Thakur
Bruce Davies Carlos J. Rubinstein Deena J Tampi
Dikotlana Study Team Edilson B Alencar Filho Glennon W Simmons
Herman Bussmann J Bryan Page Jenna D. Moore-Liester
John T McDevitt Jorge Wong Joseph Makhema
Julien S. Baker Kamla Pathak Kumar Anuj
L Cecil Powell Lesedi Tsalaile Manju Kaundal
Marianna K Baum Michael P McRae Michael R. Graham
Mishra SK Mitchell B Liester Moyo Sikhulele
Myron Essex Nicolaos Christodoulides Patricia Burns
R Constance Wiener Rajesh R Tampi Rhonda Conerly Holliday
Richard De La Garzall Richard Marlink Sabrina Sales Martinez
Shenghan Lai Silpa Chandran Silvia Fare
Sujan Barua Thomas F Newton Thomas R. Kosten
Torrance Stephens Yinghui Li Erik van Widenfelt