14 December 2017 Journal Club

The Education Committee of the International Biometric Society (IBS) is excited to announce its next Journal Club discussion, which will be centered around the following paper recently published in Biometrics: ‘Handling Missing Data in Matched Case-Control Studies Using Multiple Imputation‘ by Shaun R. Seaman and Ruth H. Keogh Date: Thursday, 14 December 2017 Time: 15:00 UTC (GMT) Organizer & Chair: Jim [...]

Call for Proposals, IBC2022
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  Dear Region Leadership: It is time for the International Biometric Society’s Conference Advisory Committee (CAC) to solicit proposals to host IBC2022. The Conference Advisory Committee (CAC) is charged with identifying potential locations for future IBCs. The selection is to be made five years prior to the event. Thus, we are now soliciting proposals, with a due date of 10 [...]

Call for Papers – Young Statisticians’ Showcase at IBC2018 Barcelona, Spain
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  The Young Statisticians’ Showcase is an important part of the Society’s International Biometric Conference (IBC). If you are currently an MSc or PhD candidate or graduated with one of these degrees in 2015 or later, you are eligible to enter the competition! Five papers (one each from Africa, Asia & Australasia, Europe, North America and South America) will be [...]

IBC 2018 Travel Grant Application
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The IBS travel awards program, made available through the financial support of the International Biometric Society, IBS Regions, and individuals, provides assistance to only IBS members from a Developing Country (DC) to attend an IBC.  IBC2018 will be held in Barcelona, Spain from 8 – 13 July 2018. In recent years, the awards program has become quite competitive. Recipients of the award [...]

IBS XXIXth International Biometric Conference Call for Contributed Papers
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  The International Biometric Society (IBS) invites abstracts for contributed oral and poster presentations for the 2018 International Biometric Conference (IBC2018) being held in Barcelona, Spain from 8-13 July 2018. Abstracts may be submitted online from 1 October 2017 to 10 January 2018. Submissions from a broad range of topics and perspectives are encouraged. See this announcement for a complete [...]