Yossi Tal, Managing Director, TechnoSTAT Ltd, Israel

Yossi Tal, Ph.D.: Yossi earned his Ph.D. at Northwestern University in the US, and was a statistician at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He is currently president of TechnoSTAT Ltd. (www.technostat.co.il), a bio-statistical and data management consultancy, and regularly represents device and pharma companies at FDA European Authorities. Yossi is author of two books on statistics for non-statisticians including Reading Between the Numbers: Statistical Thinking in Everyday Life (McGraw-Hill, 2000) and Strategy and Statistics in Clinical Trials (Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, 2011).