Research Themes

Cancer, Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease, Neonatal


PhD, MMedStat, B.Math

Dr Rachel O'Connell

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Rachel O’Connell is a Senior Research Fellow at the CTC. She has 27 years of experience as a biostatistician both in epidemiological research and clinical trials having worked at the CTC since 2001 and prior to that at the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Newcastle for five years. In November 2011, she attained a PhD in “Forecasting risk in Acute Myocardial Infarction”. She was the consultant statistician for the Sydney Cancer Centre (Royal Prince Alfred Hospital) from 2012-2014 and provided a biostatistical support service at Royal North Shore hospital for both the Kolling Institute and the Rheumatology department from 2016-2021 (University of Sydney).

Teaching and supervision

Masters of Clinical Trials Research: Advanced Trial Design


View Rachel's publications.