Richard Kronmal

Professor, Biostatistics
Professor, Statistics

CHS/MESA Coord. Center
Century Square
Seattle, WA 98101-


Research Interests

Nonparametric density estimation, computer algorithms, cardiovascular data analysis, clinical trials


PhD Biostatistics, University of California Los Angeles, 1964

BA University of California Los Angeles, 1961

In the News

Pushing Pills
Tacoma News Tribune, 04/28/2008

Merck's Shenanigans
The Seattle Times, 04/17/2008

Seattle Scientists Accuse Merck of Misrepresenting Vioxx Data
UW School of Public Health News, 04/16/2008

Editors: Vital Vioxx Details "Manipulated"
CBS News, 04/16/2008

Maker of Vioxx Is Accused of Deception
Washington Post, 04/16/2008

Q&A: Drugmaker Deceit and the State of Science
MSNBC, 04/16/2008

Vioxx makers knew of drug's dangers three years before recall, says UW study
The Seattle Times, 04/16/2008

Ghostwriters Used in Vioxx Studies, Article Says
The New York Times, 04/16/2008