Matthias Briel

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University Hospital Basel



1. Current Status, Position

Prof. Dr. Matthias Briel is currently leading the CLEAR Methods Center in the Division of Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Basel, Switzerland. He teaches health research methodology to under- and postgraduate audiences. Dr. Briel is also Adjunct Professor at the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster Univsersity, Hamilton, Canada..

2. Education

Prof. Dr. Briel studied Medicine at the University of Freiburg, Germany, and completed a Doctoral Thesis in Medicine in 2000. He received a MSc in Health Research Methodology at McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada (2008) and a PhD in Epidemiology at the University of Basel (2018). In 2014 he completed his Swiss Board Certification in Prevention & Public Health.

3. Research Area

Prof. Dr. Briel's research focuses on various aspects of clinical trial methodology and evidence synthesis.

4. Conflict of interest