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ViCBiostat PhD students showcase their work with the best and brightest

Two of our very own ViCBiostat PhD students will be speaking in the Statistical Society of Australia's "Young Statisticians Showcase" on September 19.
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Bayesian Adaptive Clinical Trials in the 21st Century

Dr Ben Saville
Monday, 7 August 2017

As medical research continues to push into new frontiers of discovery and personalized patient care, it is imperative that clinical trial designs evolve to address the forthcoming challenges....

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ISCB 2017 - Vigo, Spain

ViCBiostat PhD students and researchers recently presented their methodological research at the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics Conference 2017, Vigo, Spain.

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Karen Lamb named as a 2017 Superstar of STEM

ViCBiostat alumni member Dr Karen Lamb has been named as one of the '2017 Superstars of STEM'.
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ViCBiostat delivers short course in Bangkok.

Prof. Julie Simpson and Dr Margarita Moreno Betancur delivered a ViCBiostat short course with A/Prof Ronald Geskus in May in Bangkok,
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Congratulations Andrew Forbes - ATACAS named 2017 Trial of the Year

At the recent ACTA awards, Trial of the Year was awarded to the Aspirin and Tranexamic Acid for Coronary Artery Surgery (ATACAS) Trial.
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Damjan Vukcevic's paper makes the headlines

Damjan recently co-presented a paper at the Actuaries Summit titled "Thinking about life insurance through a genetic lens" that summarised the latest genetics research and what impact it might have on the life insurance industry.
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Sam Brilleman receives ISCB student award

Big congratulations to Sam Brilleman, recipient of a Student Conference Award at the 38th ISCB Annual Conference taking place 9–13 July 2017 in Vigo, Spain. Great effort Sam. Well done.
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ISCB ASC 2018, the 24th Australian Statistical Conference (ASC) and the 39th conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB), will take place at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on August 26-30, 2018.
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Sophie awarded ARC early career research award

Congratulations to ViCBiostat postdoc Dr Sophie Zaloumis who was awarded an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Research Award (2017-19) for $345,491.


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