Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
Summer Institute in Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (USA) and Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (Canada), Montreal, Canada
Specialist in Pediatrics
Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Andrea V. Margulis, MD ScD, is a specialist in pediatrics and Director of Epidemiology at RTI-HS, located in Barcelona, Spain. During her residency in pediatrics at the Children's Hospital Ricardo Gutierrez in Buenos Aires, Argentina, she conducted research on the effectiveness of medical training for specific common procedures among residents and joined the Division of Epidemiology to work on clinical epidemiology. After completing her clinical training, she moved to Boston, Massachusetts to pursue a doctoral degree in epidemiology with a focus on pharmacoepidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health. There, she was a teaching fellow in several graduate-level epidemiology and biostatistics courses; she also worked as a research fellow at the Brigham and Women's Hospital's Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics. She did her postdoctoral training at the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research in the US Food and Drug Administration. Dr. Margulis has conducted research using claims, electronic medical record, and registry data from North America and Europe. She has experience in literature reviews, meta-analysis, case-control, and cohort studies and has worked on drug utilization, drug safety and research methods in pregnancy, physicians' prescribing preference in acute myocardial infarction, validation of covariates and outcomes in several disease areas, and drug safety research in several therapeutic and disease areas.