W. Clayton Thompson, Ph.D.


  • Relocation
    I am now in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina.  You can find me at SAS working as a research statistician and developer.
    Posted Jul 16, 2016, 7:56 AM by Clay Thompson
  • Third Short Course on Mathematical Sciences in Obesity Research
    13-17 June 2016 in Birmingham, AL.  Come and hear about a burgeoning area of interdisciplinary research from an impressive collection of speakers.  And me.

    Posted Jan 24, 2016, 6:41 PM by Clay Thompson
  • AHA Conference
    I will be at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions the first week of November, 2015.
    Posted Oct 20, 2015, 6:10 PM by Clay Thompson
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Basic Information

William Clayton Thompson ('Clay')

Research Statistician Developer
Multivariable Models R&D
SAS Institute
Cary, NC, USA

Research Interests

Mathematical/computational modeling of physiological processes
Model calibration and validation for large-scale systems models
Modular coding, algorithm design, and data structures for large-scale models
Computational tools for reproducible research
Uncertainty quantification, variability modeling, rigorous model comparison
Mathematical and statistical aspects of inverse problems; statistical inference
Practical applications of functional analysis and measure theory
Scientific and mathematical methods to improve public policy

Recent Publications

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W. Clayton Thompson, Yingjiang Zhou, Saswata Talukdar, and C.J. Musante, PF-05231023, a long-acting FGF21 analogue, decreases body weight by reduction of food intake in non-human primates, JPKPD 43 (2016) 411-425. PMID 27405817

J. Selimkhanov, W.Clayton Thompson, T.S. Maurer, and C.J. Musante, Evaluation of a mathematical model of rat body weight regulation in application to caloric restriction and drug treatment studies, PLoS ONE 11 (2016) e0155674.

Recent Presentations

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