Steven M. Day
Dr. Day earned a PhD in applied statistics, with substantive field epidemiology, from the University of California at Riverside in 2001. He is the President and CEO of Mortality Research & Consulting, Inc. The company provides expert consulting services related to statistics and epidemiology, primarily focusing on mortality, survival and life expectancy. Dr. Day has co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters related to survival, mortality, life expectancy, and other epidemiological topics. His research has focused on specific occupational cohorts (e.g., professional athletes and astronauts), and on persons with mental health issues, developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, epilepsy, and other medical conditions. He is a member of the Society for Epidemiologic Research, the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, the American Statistical Association, and the Royal Society of Medicine. He has presented papers, posters and instructional courses on the topic of life expectancy and related issues at professional meetings in the US, Canada and the UK.