Matthew Nelson, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor


Research activities

Matt Nelson is director of Statistical Genetics at GlaxoSmithKline in Research Triangle Park, NC. Research activities include association analysis via deep resequencing, improving pharmacogenetics experiment design and developing methods and strategies for drawing inferences from both small- and large-scale genetic association studies. Other recent activities include the development of the POPRES genetic resource for pharmacogenetics research and co-chairing the scientific management committee of the cross-industry International Serious Adverse Event Consortium (iSAEC).