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ViCBiostat Winter School, 5-9 June 2017 - REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

The inaugural ViCBiostat Winter School will commence in June this year with a 5 day Melbourne program, designed to provide an intensive introduction to a range of intermediate to advanced statistical methods that are important in modern health research.
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ViCBiostat Summer School 2017

This year our Summer School is back on the road, with a three-day program in Melbourne followed by a two-day program in Sydney. EARLY BIRD DATE EXTENDED TO 16/1/17.
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ViCBiostat Summer School 2016

This year we are taking our Summer School on the road, with a two-day program in Adelaide on 2nd & 3rd February 2016, followed by a five-day program in Melbourne from 8th - 12th February 2016. Each program is designed to provide an intensive introduction to a range of intermediate to advanced statistical methods that are important in modern health research.
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Paper co-authored by ViCBiostat lead investigator Andrew Forbes listed in top 5 influential papers in the journal trials for 2014

The following paper co-authored by ViCBiostat CI A Forbes and Alumni E Williamson together with Advisory Board member P Myles has been listed in the top 5 influential papers in the journal Trials for 2014.
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Workshop

Innovation in clinical trial methodology

Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Time: 
9.00am-5.00pm

Many important clinical questions are difficult to answer with a classically designed randomised controlled trial. Using innovative trial designs has the potential to increase the efficiency and...

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Modern Statistical Methods in Respirology Series - Top 10 spot

Our series on Modern Statistical Methods in Respirology is proving to be popular.
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ViCBiostat Summer School 2015


DAY 1.          
Causal inference: concepts and methods 

The past two decades has seen the emergence of a...

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Early Career Researcher Grant for Alysha De Livera

Congratulations to Alysha for successfully obtaining an Early Career Researcher Grant from the University of Melbourne for $25,000 entitled "Statistical methods for calibrating and quantifying antibody response to malaria in large-scale studies".
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Successful 2015 NHMRC grants for ViCBiostat staff

Perioperative Administration of Dexamethasone and Infection- The PADDI trial
Andrew Forbes CID
Funds:  $4.6mil

Improving access to safe water using...

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ViCBiostat Team Members Present Workshop at AEA2013

Prof John Carlin, Dr Kate Lee and Assoc Prof Julie Simpson will present a workshop titled 'Missing Data in Epidemiological Studies: A Practical Introduction to Multiple Imputation using Stata' at...

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