Professor Laurent Billot

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Laurent Billot

Director, Biostatistics and Data Science Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney


Laurent is Director of Biostatistics and Data Science at the George Institute for Global Health and Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of New South Wales. He also holds and adjunct professorial appointment at the University of Bordeaux. 

His research focuses on biostatistics and their application to clinical and health services research. He is recognised internationally for his leading role in the design and analysis of large-scale trials in critical care, cardiovascular, neurological and musculoskeletal diseases.

He holds a Master of Science in Statistics and Computer Science and a Master of Research in Public Health (Biostatistics). He is an accredited statistician by the Statistical Society of Australia (AStat).