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Registration and Summary Submission Open for

BAYES 2018: Bayesian Biostatistics Workshop

– Satellite tv for pc of ISBA 2018

20th – 22nd June 2018 @ Homerton Faculty, Cambridge, UK

*Not lengthy till summary submission deadline – 31st March 2018* 


Bayesian statistics is more and more taking up a number one function in all areas of biomedical analysis, frequently challenged by rising questions in scientific medication and public well being.

This workshop will carry collectively scientists within the newest functions and methodological developments of Bayesian Biostatistics in trial designs, addressing the necessity for extra environment friendly and versatile approaches to reply key scientific questions; and within the evaluation of advanced observational knowledge, to reinforce causal understanding of illness processes in assist of personalised scientific care and public well being insurance policies.

The target of the workshop is multifold:

·         Promote Bayesian considering and follow in biomedical sciences

·         Current utilized case research in scientific and non-clinical settings

·         Replace delegates on new functions and methodological developments in Bayesian statistics in numerous areas of medication and public well being

·         Provide alternatives for statisticians for reorientation throughout the altering atmosphere of the bio-pharmaceutical world

The three day workshop will comprise of a sooner or later coaching course on Bayesian approaches to include historic knowledge into scientific trials, and two days of keynote talks and contributed oral and poster shows.


Keynote Audio system

·         Professor Deborah Ashby – Imperial Faculty London

·         Professor Mike Daniels – College of Florida

·         Professor Jack Lee – College of Texas

·         Professor Mihaela van der Schaar – Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, Oxford 

Summary Submissions

We welcome summary submissions for contributed oral shows and posters on the next themes:

·         Adaptive trials

·         Bayesian approaches to bias modelling and causal inference

·         Choice assist for well being coverage and scientific care

·         Bayesian contributions to regulatory setting  

Most summary size is 350 phrases.

Deadline for summary submissions: 31st March 2018


Deadline for registering: 31st Could 2018

This workshop is endorsed by the Worldwide Society for Bayesian Evaluation, Adolphe Quetelet Society and the Royal Statistical Society, and is supported by the MRC Biostatistics Unit, College of Cambridge

Organising Committee

Gianluca Baio (College Faculty London, UK)
Alun Bedding (Roche, UK)

Nicky Greatest (GlaxSmithKline, UK)

Bruno Boulanger (Pharmalex (Arlenda, Belgium)

Daniela De Angelis (MRC Biostatistics Unit, College of Cambridge, UK)

Leonhard Held (College of Zurich, Switzerland)

Emmanuel Lesaffre (KULeuven, Belgium)

Sylvia Richardson (MRC Biostatistics Unit, College of Cambridge, UK)

Simon Wandel (Novartis, CH)



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