Clinical Epidemiology Program
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Cory Goldstein, PhD, MA, is a postdoctoral fellow with the Clinical Epidemiology Program at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Ottawa. His research interests lie at the intersection of ethics and clinical trial design, with a focus on ethical issues raised by pragmatic randomized controlled trials that use innovative designs and electronic health records. Dr. Goldstein is currently working with Prof. Monica Taljaard, Prof. Charles Weijer, and an international team of ethicists, health providers, scientists, trialists, patient partners, and members of the public to co-develop and disseminate guidance for the ethical design and conduct of cluster randomized trials. Dr. Goldstein received a BA in philosophy from McGill University, and an MA and PhD in philosophy from Western University. His published work appears in leading international bioethics and medical journals, which can be accessed on his Google Scholar page.