The Golden Plaque UL 2023 for prof. Maja Pohar Perme

At the University of Ljubljana, gold plaques are awarded to individuals and groups for outstanding merit in the development of scientific, pedagogical or artistic creation and for strengthening the reputation of the University of Ljubljana.

Prof. Pohar Perme’s work is focused on the development of statistics in Slovenia. She is an outstanding educator who inspires her students with statistics and scientific research. She is a leading world expert in survival analysis, and the method named after her is the standard for analysing data of cancer registers. By securing the collaboration of biostatisticians in research she enhances the scientific excellence of researchers in medicine at the University of Ljubljana.

In the picture are representatives and winners of the 2023 golden plaque from the Faculty of Medicine: (from left to right) prof. dr. Zvezdan Pirtošek (gold plaque recipient), prof. dr. Janja Jan (dean of UL MF), prof. dr. Maja Pohar Perme (gold plaque recipient), prof. dr. Maja Ovsenik (member of UL commission for awarding awards), associate professor prof. dr. Boris Gašpirc (gold plaque recipient).


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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