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Gene Pennello

Senior Mathematical Statistician, OSEL, DIDSR, CDRH
Silver Spring MD
Gene Pennello is an FDA Senior Statistician in the Division of Imaging, Diagnostics, and Software Reliability, Center for Devices and Radiological Health. Previously, he gained many years of experience leading an FDA team that provided statistical review of diagnostic devices (in vitro diagnostics, diagnostic imaging systems and software) and therapeutic radiological devices. Gene is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA), a past chair of the ASA Section on Medical Devices and Diagnostics, and the current President of the FDA Statistical Association. Gene earned his Ph.D. in Statistics from Oregon State University and was a postdoctoral training fellow at NCI’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics.