Wendell C. Smith, Ph.D.

Dr. Smith received his B.S. in Mathematics from Purdue University in 1966, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematical Statistics from Iowa State University in 1969 and 1974, respectively.  His professional career has included positions as Mathematician, General Motors Corporation (1966-1968) and Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina (1974-1979), followed by more than 23 years as a research scientist at Eli Lilly and Company.  Dr. Smith is recognized within the pharmaceutical industry as a leader in promoting the application of appropriate statistical methods to the development and validation of analytical procedures for the discovery, product development, quality control, and preclinical/clinical evaluation of pharmaceutical products.
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