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COVID-19 v Sloveniji: od zgodbe o uspehu do katastrofe. Kaj se lahko naučimo?

A lecture of Biostatistical Center will take place on Wednesday 1/20/2021, at 14:00 online (information - click on Read more). The lecture shall be given by Assist Prof Rok Blagus, PhD, IBMI, MF UL.

Uporaba javno dostopnih podatkov za analizo presežne umrljivosti v 1. valu epidemije COVID-19 v Italiji

A lecture of Biostatistical Center will take place on Friday 12/18/2020, at 14:00 online (information - click on Read more). The lecture shall be given by Prof Lara Lusa, PhD, IBMI, MF UL and FAMNIT, University of Primorska.

Regularization of restricted canonical correlation analysis

A lecture of Biostatistical Center will take place on Thursday 11/26/2020, at 12:00 online (information - click on Read more). The lecture shall be given by Emil Polajnar, PhD, FDV, University of Ljubljana.

The paper about forecasting COVID-19 epidemic has been published in Mathematical Biosciences

Statisticians from our department have prepared a paper about the methodology that is being used by our department for forecasting COVID-19 epidemic and estimating the reproduction number of SARS-C

Published paper in Statistics in Medicine with possible application for COVID-19 alert system

Janez Stare and Nina Ružić Gorenjec published a paper with Robin Henderson (Newcastle University) titled Random Cancers as Supported by Registry Data in the journal Statistics in Medicine with a possible application for the establishment of an alert system for COVID-19 epidemic in Slovenia based on proportion of confirmed cases out of daily conducted tests (available here in Slovenian language).

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:

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Institute for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine
Vrazov trg 2, 1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia

tel: +386 1 543-77-70
fax: +386 1 543-77-71
email: ibmi (at) mf.uni-lj.si