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Dementia Palliative Care Clinical Trials Program
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Maren Olsen, PhD
Program Faculty


Maren Olsen is a Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Duke University Medical Center, Director of Biostatistics Collaborations for the Department of Medicine, and Director of the Methods Sub-core for Duke Center for REACH Equity. Her areas of statistical expertise include methods for complex longitudinal data, methods for incomplete data, pragmatic clinical trials, health-services research, and health-disparities research. Dr. Olsen has been the lead statistician on several palliative care randomized trials, focusing on both provider- and patient-level interventions to improve communication and decision making.

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