The CFB collaborates with all the BRI centers and the Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety (NEC) as well as various other departments of Bassett Healthcare Network. The center is directed by Paul Jenkins, Ph.D. Dr. Jenkins completed his doctorate in statistics in 1993. CFB staff include a research investigator (Melissa Scribani, PhD), research informatics analyst (Nicole Krupa, BS) and data analyst (Megan Kern, BA&Sc). Deputy Director Laura Jones, PhD, joined the Center in February 2023.
Services provided by the CFB include writing methods and analysis sections of grant proposals, comprehensive data management, statistical analysis, interpretation of study results, database building, assistance with developing experimental designs, manuscript writing and review, drafting tables and graphic materials for poster and podium presentations, as well as mentorship of students ranging from bachelors through doctoral levels. CFB also provides statistical and survey support to the Bassett Medical Center and Bassett Healthcare Network. During 2022, center staff provided study design consultation and data analysis plans for multiple grant submissions to national and state-level funding agencies.