Carter Petty has been a biostatistician in the Pediatric Psychopharmacology Clinical and Research Programs in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult ADHD of Massachusetts General Hospital since 2002. He received his master’s degree in Statistics from Harvard University in 2002 and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Stanford University in 1998.
As a biostatistician, Mr. Petty contributes to the data management and statistical analyses of several large family genetic epidemiological studies and clinical trials. Mr. Petty has co-authored more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented new research on mood, disruptive behavior, and anxiety disorders at national scientific meetings. Mr. Petty’s current research interests include long-term outcomes of ADHD, risk factors for bipolar disorder, and assessment of autism spectrum disorders.