Jonas Ranstam's website

  ORCID: 0000-0002-8287-7273 🔗

Jonas Ranstam BSc PhD is a former professor of medical statistics at Lund University, Sweden, and an internationally active medical statistical consultant with extensive experience from collaboration in randomised trials and epidemiological studies. He has for a long time had a particular interest in statistical reviewing, clinical trials, and chronic disease epidemiology and was in 2016 the overall winner of Publons' Sentinels of Science Awards.

Of the more than 3 million researchers currently registered at Publons, Dr Ranstam is still the most experienced reviewer. He primarily reviews manuscripts submitted to scientific journals and grant applications submitted to research fundings agencies. His evaluation focuses on the uncertainty of the presented research findings, especially concerning the limitations imposed by research questions, study design, data collection, and statistical inference. He generally prefers not to review qualitative studies, case reports, and hypothesis presentations.