Thomas Jaki


Prof Jaki joined Lancaster University in 2007 and now is a Professor of Statistics. He became involved in medical statistics through various pre-clinical projects during his PhD and has focused his research on pre-clinical and early phase clinical trials ever since. He is a Senior Research Fellow of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and has been coordinator of the IDEAS network ( In his research which focuses on adaptive designs for early phase clinical trials and pre-clinical statistics he works closely with pharmaceutical companies and public sector research institutions.

Thomas Jaki
The MPS Research Unit
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Fylde College; Lancaster University Lancaster, Lancashire LA1 4YF
+44 (0)1524 592318

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Research Interests

  • Adaptive and sequential designs
  • Pre-clinical Statistics
  • Early Phase Studies

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Selected Publications

  • Sperrin, M., Jaki, T., ( 2010 ). Direct effects testing: A two-stage procedure to test for effect size and variable importance for correlated binary predictors and a binary response . Statistics in Medicine 29, 2544–2556
  • Jaki, T., Pallmann, P., Wolfsegger, M. J., ( 2013 ). Estimation in AB/BA cross-over trials with application to bioequivalence studies with incomplete and complete data designs . Statistics in Medicine. 32(30):5469-5483
  • Magirr, D., Jaki, T., Posch, M., Klingelmueller, F., ( 2013 ). Simultaneous confidence intervals that are compatible with closed testing in adaptive designs . Biometrika. 100(4):985-996.