Our Team

  • Steven Goodman

    Steven Goodman

    Co-Director

    Executive Team

    Steven Goodman, MD, MHS, PhD is Associate Dean of Clinical and Translational Research and Professor of Medicine and of Health Research & Policy, directing Stanford's CTSA training programs in...

  • John Ioannidis

    John Ioannidis

    Co-Director

    Executive Team

    John P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSc is the C.F. Rehnborg Professor in Disease Prevention, and Professor of Medicine, of Health Research and Policy, and of Statistics. Dr. Ioannidis is internationally recognized...

  • Debbie Drake Dunne

    Debbie Drake Dunne

    Executive Director

    Executive Team

    Debbie brings over two decades of external relations, strategic communications and public policy expertise to her role as METRICS founding executive director. Debbie drives the center's strategic...

  • Daniele Fanelli

    Daniele Fanelli

    Senior Research Scientist

    Executive Team

    Daniele Fanelli trained as a naturalist, an evolutionary biologist and a science writer, before specializing in the study of scientific misconduct, bias and related issues. Using advanced quantitative...

  • Nelly Elespuru

    Nelly Elespuru

    Director of Operations

    Executive Team

    Nelly is the Director of Operations of the Meta-Research Innovation Center at Stanford (METRICS) where she leads the planning, implementation and administration of the Center’s operations. Prior to joining...