Yale University

Joseph Goulet, Ph.D, M.S.

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine
  • Director, Methodology & Biostatistics Core, Pain Research, Informatics, Medical Comorbidities, and Education Center
  • Member, Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core, CIRA
(203) 932-5711


Dr. Goulet conducts research focusing on the process of care and outcomes related to HIV infection, including the effects of aging, medical treatment and adherence, provider characteristics, and psychiatric comorbid illness. He currently is Director of Biostatistics for: 1) Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS; www.vacohort.org) an NIAAA funded multi-site prospective cohort study examining the role of alcohol use and abuse in determining outcomes among veterans aging with HIV infection and comparing this role to age-race-site matched HIV negative veterans, and 2) the VHA funded Pain Research, Informatics, Medical comorbidities and Education study (PRIME), a project to promote access, continuity, and sustainability of safe and effective interventions for pain and pain-related disability for veterans.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Clustering algorithms
  • HIV
  • Longitudinal statistical models
  • Psychiatric comorbidity