Graduated as medical doctor J. Hasford serves since 1994 as Professor for medical informatics, biometry and epidemiology at the University of Munich, Germany.
Dr. Hasford’s main research interests include clinical trials methodology and pharmacoepidemiology. There are about 190 Medline-listed publications. In 2000 he received the Paul Martini Prize for his research. In 2008 he became Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials.
He is chairman of the Ethics Committee of the Bavarian Physicians’ Chamber and president of the Association of the Medical Ethics Committees in Germany. Since 2010 he is a member of the Expert Group on Clinical Trials of the European Commission.