Gerald Lebovic received a M.Sc. in Statistics and a Ph.D. in Biostatistics from the University of Toronto. He has over 15 years of experience working on observational studies and has collaborated with numerous researchers from various disciplines on a variety of projects. Currently he is a Biostatistician at the Applied Health Research Centre, Unity Health Toronto (St. Michael’s Hospital) and an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (University of Toronto). Gerald’s research interests include, health services research, chronic diseases, longitudinal data analysis and observational studies.