David O'Riordan, PhD

Senior Research Analyst
office: 415-476-6792
fax: 415-476-5020
email: doriordan@medicine.ucsf.edu

David O'Riordan

David O’Riordan is a senior research specialist for the UCSF Palliative Care Service, within the Division of Hospital Medicine. In this role, David is responsible for the development of study design and research methodology, identification of funding sources, preparation of research proposals, statistical analysis, and manuscript preparation. David obtained his PhD from School of Population Health, University of Queensland (Australia), and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Boston University School of Medicine. His research interests have focused on assessing the effectiveness of public health interventions using multiple research methodologies. These multi-measure research designs have also enabled him to validate traditional self-report methodologies. Previous appointments have included an assistant professor at the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, and a research fellow at the University of Queensland and Queensland University of Technology