Biostatistics meets Epidemiology - VVSOR - VVSOR

08 November 2019

Biostatistics meets Epidemiology


This Autumn the BMS-ANed organises a meeting jointly with the winner of the Hans van Houwelingen award 2018:

“Biostatistics meets Epidemiology”

Date: Friday, 8 November 2019, 13:00h – 18:00h (incl. drinks)
Location: University of Groningen, Zernike Campus, Groningen
Room: Linnaeusborg Building Room 0055.
Click here for detailed directions (pdf)


Rianne JacobsStatistician, University of Groningen
On needles and haystacks: Finding answers in complex health data

Nadine BinderStatistician, Medical Center University of Freiburg
Bridging the gap: From time-to-event methods to their application in a Framingham Heart study reanalysis
This presentation is sponsored by the Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health.

Eva CorpeleijnEpidemiologist, University Medical Center Groningen
Lifestyle over the life course

Saskia le CessieStatistician, Leiden University Medical Center
On causal questions and statistical answers



13:00 Opening
13:05 – 13:30 Rianne Jacobs
13:30 – 14:10 Nadine Binder
14:10 – 14:30 Coffee break
14:30 – 15:00 General Assembly
15:00 – 15:40 Eva Corpelijn
15:40 – 16:20 Saskia le Cessie
16:20 Closing and drinks

BMS-ANed General Assembly 2019

We are happy to invite you to the General Assembly of the BMS (Biometric Section of the Dutch Society for Statistics and Operations Research -VVS) and ANed (Dutch region of the International Biometric Society -IBS). This General Assembly will take place during the above mentioned BMS-ANed fall meeting. See the attached documents.


Registration BMS-ANed autumn 2019 meeting

Fill in the form to register for the meeting. Members and non-members may join for free. Non-members are encouraged to join BMS-Aned. Note that students may join BMS-ANed for free, while senior members pay the reduced fee of €27,- per year (see the Home page on how to join BMS-ANed). Note that by registering for the event, you agree to having your photo taken and possibly displayed on the BMS-ANed websites.
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