Associate Dean for Research

Michael W. Peterson, MD, MACP

Michael W. Peterson, MD, MACP

UCSF Fresno Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education and Research

Y. Frank and Roxie Moradian Chair in Medicine

UCSF Professor of Medicine

Assistant Dean For Research

Eyad Almasri, MD

Eyad Almasri, MD

Assistant Dean for Research, UCSF Fresno

UCSF Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF Fresno Department of Internal Medicine

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Biostatiscal Support Unit

The UCSF Fresno Biostatistical Research Unit (BRU) is located in the Clinical Research Center (suite 319) at the UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research. The BRU is a joint effort between UCSF Fresno and the Psychology Department at Fresno State. The BRU provides the following services to UCSF Fresno faculty, fellows and residents:


  • Instruction in clinical research design and experimental methods
  • Instruction in data collection, quality control and database construction
  • Assistance with database management and coding of variables
  • Guidance in sample size and power calculation
  • Assistance with data analysis and instruction in use of statistical software


To learn more about the BRU or schedule an appointment to discuss your project and biostatistical needs.

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