Trevor Pickering, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Population and Public Health Sciences



Dr. Trevor Pickering is an Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine and co-director the CTSI BERD biostatistics core. He has over 15 years of experience with study design and analysis and has worked on projects in areas including community health assessment, nutrition and exercise interventions, tobacco and drug evaluation, suicide prevention, and improving the effectiveness of health-related interventions. He frequently collaborates with investigators on aspects of research ranging from study design to grant and manuscript completion. He has experience in regression methods, longitudinal analysis, social network analysis, and latent variable methods such as factor analysis and structural equation modeling.

Research Interests

  • Health Services
  • Physical Activity
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Intervention
  • Community Health
  • Behavior Change
  • Health Behavior
  • Statistical Methods
  • Multilevel Modeling
  • Public Health Data Sciences

Courses Taught

  • Health Behavior Statistical Methods
  • Data Analysis
  • Regression Analysis for Health Data Science
  • Statistical Problem Solving
  • Structural Equation Modeling
  • Multivariate Statistics in Health Behavior Research
  • Principles of Biostatistics