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Placid O. Ugoagwu, M.S.

Senior Biostatistician

Placid joined Nuventra since February 2021. Placid has over 11 years of Clinical Data Management and Analysis experience in NIH CDC regulated HIV Care and Research environment.  He has extensive statistical research experience in NIH HIV grant research projects and has co-authored over 17 institutional peer reviewed research articles focused on HIV and HIV associated comorbidities. His previous roles include serving as lead statistical consultant in health and non-health international research projects. He also served as Clinical Data Manager and Head of Data Management for the APIN United States Presidential Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in North Central Nigeria. He enjoys collaborating with other scientists and the use of SAS and R in employing innovative statistical models (Quantitative and Categorical) to help guide clinical research population PK and efficacy analyses.


  • Master of Science in Biostatistics
    • Grand Valley State University, MI
  • Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research
    • University of Illinois at Chicago, IL
  • Bachelor of Science in Statistics
    • University of Jos, Nigeria