Faculty Member

Olli Saarela

Email Address(es)
olli.saarela@utoronto.ca
Office Phone
416-978-7519
Office Address
Dalla Lana School of Public Health, 155 College Street, 6th floor Toronto, Ontario M5T 3M7
Website(s)
Personal homepage
Curriculum Vitae
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Division(s)/Office
Biostatistics Division
Position
Assistant Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member
Appointment Status
Tenure Stream

Research Interests

My areas of interest include Bayesian inference, causal inference, epidemiological study designs, early detection and prediction of chronic diseases, and survival and event history analysis.

Education & Training History

Ph.D. (Statistics), University of Helsinki, 2010
M.Soc.Sc. (Statistics), University of Helsinki, 2004

Professional Summary & Appointments

Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 2014-
Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 2013-2014
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 2011-2012
Statistician, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland, 2004-2010