Jud Janak, PhD
Principal Epidemiologist, Real-World Data Research and Analytics Group, Merative
Jud Janak, PhD, is a Principal Epidemiologist in the Real-World Data Research and Analytics group at Merative. He has over 10 years of experience as an applied statistician and epidemiologist in the private sector, public sector, and academia. He has published over 50 peer reviewed studies on topics related to traumatic injury, accelerated aging, chronic disease, and real-world pharmacoepidemiology. He was the Director of Epidemiology and Biostatistics for the Department of Defense Joint Trauma System from 2017-2020. He also was an Associate Director of Epidemiology at CorEvitas from 2020-2023. His responsibilities focus on leveraging real-world patient and clinical registry data to study the safety and effectiveness of FDA approved therapies with key opinion leaders and pharmaceutical companies. Janak holds his master’s and doctoral degrees in Epidemiology from the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health.