Welcome to the International Biometric Society
British and Irish Region

The British Region of the International Biometric Society was founded in 1948 by eminent statisticians and biologists of the time, including R. A. Fisher and J. B. S. Haldane. The British and Irish region (formed in 2006) covers the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and also The Republic of Ireland.

The general objective of the society is to promote and extend the use of mathematical and statistical methods in pure and applied biological sciences.


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2016 Fisher Lecture announced - The 2016 Fisher Memorial Lecture will be given by Nancy Reid (Toronto) on 27th October at the RSS. [Read More...]
Campbell collaboration news - The deadline for Campbell Collaboration methods grants is approaching and their What Works Global Summit 2016 is announc [Read More...]
PSI Conference - Details of the PSI conference to be held in Berlin, 22-25th May, have been announced. [Read More...]
Meeting on Statistical Methods for Intensively-Measured Health Data - Meeting on Statistical Methods for Intensively-Measured Health Data, University of Bath, 18th January 2016 [Read More...]


10 Oct 16Challenges and opportunities of analysing ecological citizen science data
10 Jul 16 - 15 Jul 16International Biometric Conference 2016, Victoria BC
13 Apr 1630 Years of DerSimonian and Laird's Methodology - A Celebration!
08 Oct 15Food Security: The Role of Biological Modelling
17 Sep 15Donald Preece Memorial Day
08 Sep 15Perspectives on stratified medicine - invited session at RSS Conference
20 Apr 15 - 22 Apr 155th Channel Network Conference - Nijmegen, The Netherlands
14 Nov 14Mendelian Randomisation: Past Success and Future Challenges
17 Sep 14Statistics for big data
06 Jul 14 - 11 Jul 14International Biometric Conference 2014, Florence
04 Jun 14Clinical trials: past, present and glorious future?
14 Nov 13Statistical software interoperability


December 2015 newsletter
June 2015 Newsletter


Meeting Slides and Videos

Slides are now available - Mendelian Randomisation: Past Success and Future Challenges (updated 24th Nov)
Slides are now available - Clinical trials: past, present and glorious future? (updated 6th Jun)
Slides from the meeting are now available - Statistical software interoperability (updated 19th Nov)

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