Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
Dr. Abderrahim Oulhaj is an associate Professor in Biostatistics at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University. He holds a PhD in statistics from the UCL University, Belgium. He worked as a Senior Medical Statistician at the University of Oxford for almost 10 years. He was the lead medical statistician for the Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing (OPTIMA) and then moved to the Diabetes Trial Unit (DTU, Oxford University) to work as the lead medical statistician for the Exenatide Study of Cardiovascular Event Lowering Trial (EXSCEL).
Dr. Abderrahim Oulhaj divides his time in teaching undergraduate and post-graduate programs, supervising PhD and Master students and working on many research activities. His research include statistical modelling in the field of Diabetes, Cardio-vascular and Alzheimer’s diseases. He also has a strong interest in predictions modelling especially joint modelling of longitudinal markers and time to event.