Biostatistical Challenges in R&D: joint BMS-ANed and PSDM meeting - VVSOR - VVSOR

23 November 2018

Biostatistical Challenges in R&D: joint BMS-ANed and PSDM meeting


General Information

Location: WUR, Wageningen
Room: C0214 (Forum building)
Data: 23 November 2018
Time: 13:00 – 18:00

See the summary for the presentation slides


The BMS-ANed and the PSDM (Pharmaceutical Statistics and Data Management) will jointly organize a Symposium on ‘Biostatistical Challenges in R&D’ with speakers from both industry and academia:

  • Floor van Oudenhoven – Erasmus MC & Danone Nutricia Research
  • Pieta C. Ijzerman-Boon – MSD
  • Gonnie van Osta – AUTHOR!
  • Hans Bogaards – RIVM
  • Fred van Eeuwijk – Wageningen UR

Full program:

12:30 Coffee and tea
13:00 Opening
13:10 Floor van Oudenhoven
13:50 Pieta C. Ijzerman-Boon
14:30 Gonnie van Osta
15:10 Break
15:40 Hans Bogaards
16:20 Fred van Eeuwijk
17:00 – 18:00 Drinks

Titles of talks

Floor van Oudenhoven

Challenges in RCTs solved with joint models?

Pieta Ijzerman-Boon

Validation of Rapid Microbiological Methods – Statistical and Regulatory Challenges

Gonnie van Osta

Conflicting regulators, upbeat developers and big data: How to bring them together?

Hans Bogaards

Unraveling microbial ecosystems to direct prophylactic and probiotic interventions

Fred van Eeuwijk

Statistical genetics in plants: Finding an equilibrium between academic and commercial interests


Please register for the event through the form below. The meeting is free for members of the VVS-OR, IBS, and/or PSDM. The meeting costs are 10 euros for non-members. We want to point out that PhD students can join the Dutch region of IBS (ANed) for free and senior members for merely 27 euros per year on our membership page.