Archive | February, 2018

Yi Yu awarded UOB- CUHK exchange programme grant

Congratulations to Yi Yu who has been awarded a UOB- CUHK exchange programme grant. Survival analysis is an important branch of statistics studying the time-to-event data. For instance, in a clinical trial, one would like to know if a specific treatment will significantly increase life expectancy of patients of a certain disease. The main difficulty […]

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Christophe Andrieu wins EPSRC grant

Congratulations to Professor Christophe Andrieu who has won a £3.6M grant, “New Approaches to Bayesian Data Science: Tackling Challenges from Health Sciences”, from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) jointly with Professor Mark Beaumont (Institute for Statistical Sciences Affiliate) and colleagues from Lancaster, Oxford, Warwick and the MRC Biostatistics Unit at Cambridge. The grant […]

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