Resources for Decisions Ltd.
Consultant Statistician (Owner)
August 2005 to Present
May 2015 to October 2015
Contract Principal Statistician
September 2014 to February 2015
July 2013 to August 2014
PharmaNet Development Group, Inc.
October 2010 to July 2013
January 2006 to June 2013
August 2010 to June 2011
Internal Consultant Statistician
1996 to 2005
May 1986 to December 1995
November 1983 to May 1985
June 1982 to October 1983
May 1978 to June 1982
Scottish Amicable Life Assurance Society
October 1977 to April 1978
Statistical consultant to the the pharmaceutical industry. Available for short consultancies and long term contracts. Flexible working to match needs. Statistical consultant to the the pharmaceutical industry. Available for short consultancies and long term contracts. Flexible working to match needs.
What company does John McKellar work for?
John McKellar works for Resources for Decisions Ltd.
What is John McKellar's role at Resources for Decisions Ltd.?
John McKellar is Consultant Statistician (Owner)
What industry does John McKellar work in?
John McKellar works in the Pharmaceuticals industry.
Specialise in bringing technical solutions to real life problems - whether pharmceutical or not. Problem focussed, able to think outside the box then identify solutions. Chartered Statistician with the Royal Statistical Society with 35+ years experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Broad experience and comfortable discussing work with statisticians and those less comfortable with the mathematics. Specialties: Statistical consultancy Submission experience worldwide. Strong strategic planning - spotting the risks & opportunities. Constructive attitude to data analysis - using all the information available to inform the decision. Publication and communication support. Commercial and marketing experience. Strong breadth of medical and scientific knowledge. Experienced in all phases from pre-clinical to registration and commercial functions. Good communicator with authorities and opinion leaders.Consultant Statistician (Owner) @ Statistical consultant to the the pharmaceutical industry. Available for short consultancies and long term contracts. Flexible working to match needs. From August 2005 to Present (10 years 5 months) Contract Statistician @ Short term contract to assist transfer of work out of company. From May 2015 to October 2015 (6 months) Contract Principal Statistician @ Coordinate and lead project teams; assist in the production of analysis plans, statistical reports, integrated clinical reports and similar documents; interact with clients as key contact on statistical and contractual issues; support Business Development with the preparation of bid defenses. Proactively participate in and/or lead process/quality improvement initiatives. From September 2014 to February 2015 (6 months) Biostatistician @ Short term contract for statistical support to Phase IV and publications. From July 2013 to August 2014 (1 year 2 months) Consultant Statistician @ Established working relationship providing regular support for a wide range of later phase projects. From October 2010 to July 2013 (2 years 10 months) Consultant Statistician @ Providing support in the Slough office. Contributing to submissions; developing new products; responding to regulatory requests; interacting with CROs; and general statistical expertise. A very pleasant and productive contract with a great group of people. (There was a break in my time here when I was at Astellas) From January 2006 to June 2013 (7 years 6 months) Consultant Statistician @ Supported a clinical project area as lead statistician. From August 2010 to June 2011 (11 months) Internal Consultant Statistician @ Worked in clinical, commercial and pre-clinical (including support to the genetics department). Submission work included USA, Europe and Japan. From 1996 to 2005 (9 years) Statistics Manager @ Managed a small department with a strongly pharmacokinetic focus. Work involved controlled release formulations and bioequivalence. Also provided support to the laboratories when required. From May 1986 to December 1995 (9 years 8 months) Statistician @ Statistician overseeing phase IV studies. Company was Beecham then, before mergers. From November 1983 to May 1985 (1 year 7 months) Traveller @ Visited East Africa, Middle East and Indian Sub-continent. Made many friends, many still current; visited interesting places, many still interesting; and had some great experiences. Developed self confidence, can do approach to life and ultimately led to a successful marriage! From June 1982 to October 1983 (1 year 5 months) Statistician @ General clinical trial statistical support. Some veterinary / agricultural consultancy. From May 1978 to June 1982 (4 years 2 months) Trainee Actuary @ Commenced training, found it wasn't for me, moved to pharma and never looked back. From October 1977 to April 1978 (7 months) BSc, Statistics @ The University of Glasgow From 1973 to 1977 Age 12-18: Highers and Sixth Year Studies, Sciences @ Cumnock Academy From 1967 to 1973 pr-statistics John McKellar is skilled in: Statistics, Biostatistics, Problem Solving, CDISC, Clinical Trials, SAS, Clinical Research, Pharmaceutical Industry, CRO, Data Analysis, Drug Development, SAS programming, Clinical Data Management, GCP, Biotechnology
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Judging (J)
3 year(s), 10 month(s)
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