Jessica Franklin

Associate Professor

Jessica Franklin, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and biostatistician in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her research focuses on developing and applying statistical methods for the study of the comparative effectiveness, safety, and utilization of medicines based on large electronic healthcare databases, including insurance claims and electronic health records. Currently, Dr. Franklin is leading the RCT DUPLICATE project, which aims to build an empirical basis for causal inference methods applied to real world evidence on medications through the large-scale replication of randomized trials in real world data. She received her Bachelor’s degree in mathematics at the University of Georgia and her doctorate in biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.