School year 2015-16

New school year at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, starts on October 1st, 2015.

Statistical conference Applied Statistics

International conference 12th Applied Statistics 2015 is organized by Statistical Society of Slovenia and University of Ljubljana in cooperation with Statistical Office of RS.

Date: September 20 - 23, 2015
Place: Ribno (Bled), Slovenia

The lecture of Lynne Billard: Sir Ronald A. Fisher and The International Biometric Society

The ceremony for the title of Honorary Member of the Statistical Society of Slovenia, which will be received prof. dr. Lynne Billard, University of Georgia, USA will be held on Thursday 11th June 2015 at 14 pm in the lecture hall B1, Biological Centre, Večna pot 111, Ljubljana.

After the ceremony the lecture Sir Ronald A. Fisher and The International Biometric Society will be given by the new Honorary Member.

Grant agreement for Artemida project

The European Commission announced the grant agreement preparation for the 1st phase of the ARTEMIDA project (H2020 WIDESPREAD-2014-1 TEAMING call) - Center of excellence for translational medicine, coordinated by University of Ljubljana (Faculty of Medicine). Data management work package is lead by ELIXIR Slovenia node where are active collaborators also IBMI bio(medical) informaticians. First phase will start on 1st June 2015. More on

An introduction to copulas and maxmin copulas

The next lecture at the Biostatistical Center will take place on Tuesday, 5/26/2015, at 1:00 pm at IBMI. The lecture shall be given by Nina Ružić, PhD from Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Ljubljana.

About IBMI

Institute for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics (IBMI), formerly Institute for BioMedical Informatics (so still IBMI) was founded by the Faculty of Medicine as a result of a need for a unit which would perform, or coordinate, tasks related to data analysis and providing information, relevant for research in medicine. The programme of the institute, and its development, have been adjusting thorugh time to changes in financing and technological progress, but the basic aim remain the same: to support research in medicine. This is achieved through the following tasks:


Institute for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine
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