Ivan Chan

Dr Ivan S.F. Chan has 20+ years of experience in pharmaceutical industry. He is Vice President and Head of Statistical Sciences, Data & Statistical Sciences, at AbbVie Inc. In this capacity, he leads the statistics organization supporting discovery, biomarker development, clinical development and global medical affairs for all therapeutic areas. Prior to joining AbbVie, Ivan was Executive Director of Biostatistics at Merck Research Laboratories.


Ivan is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) and a Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials (SCT). Ivan serves as Executive Director of the International Society for Biopharmaceutical Statistics (ISBS). He has 80+ publications in statistical and clinical journals.