IBC2020 Short Course Offering Confirmed
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We are pleased to announce that the IBC 2020 Short Courses have been approved.  Seven Short Course proposals have been selected for presentation just before the International Biometric Conference begins. All Short Courses will take place on Sunday, 5 July 2020 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM local time. SC1: Targeting learning: bridging machine learning and causality (full day) Presenters: Antoine Chambaz [...]

Rutgers – Statistics/Biostatistics Faculty

Rutgers University School of Nursing   Recruitment/Posting Title: Statistics/Biostatistics Faculty – Open Rank Department: SN-Nursing Science Division/Department Salary: Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary: Rutgers University School of Nursing invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for a  full-time faculty position for candidates with a doctoral degree focused in statistics, biostatistics, or related discipline. The position will be based primarily in Newark, New Jersey. [...]

Sr. Biostats and Adapt Design together HSOR

The Biostatistics and Epidemiology Core (BEC) housed within the Division of Health Services and Outcomes Research (HSOR) at Children’s Mercy Kansas City is embarking on a multi-year initiative to enhance the depth and breadth of our academic research enterprise. Over the next five years, we will recruit several new colleagues to enhance our existing strengths and/or broaden our capacity to [...]

IBS Awards Fund Committee

  The primary purpose of the Awards Fund Committee is to promote biometric activity in those areas of the world approved by the council as “developing countries.” The committee is encouraged to coordinate with the Education Committee in planning its work. Name Region Term Start Term End Dan K. Kajungu, Chair  Ugandan Region  01/01/2016  12/31/2021 Julia Maria Pavan Soler  Brazilian [...]

IBC 2020 Seoul Preview

  On behalf of the 30th International Biometric Conference (2020IBC) Local Organizing Committee and International Biometric Society Korean Region (IBS Korean Region), it is our greatest honor and pleasure to host the 2020 IBC in Seoul, Korea. International Biometric Conferences have been the most effective and prominent gathering of biometric professionals and having the Conference convened in Seoul would be particularly meaningful, to [...]

8 July 2018

  Instructions for Joining the Meeting:   Full Meeting Materials (single PDF): Click here     Meeting Materials (by order of presentation): Board Meeting Agenda Paper A – Minutes from the previous Board meeting, 19 March, 2018 Paper B – President’s Report Paper C – Membership Tracking Report, July 2018 Paper D - Review of Romanian Region and Vote Paper E – Response [...]

Join Us for the June Edition of the IBS Journal Club
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  The next Journal Club is scheduled for 14 June, 2018 at 15:00 GMT. For more information, visit the IBS Journal Club homepage. The Journal Club presentations are free of charge to all IBS members. Interested members may register soon.

IBS President Election Underway – Vote by 1 May 2018
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  Thanks to all who voted during the election for IBS President-Elect. The results will be released in the coming weeks. 

Journal Club

The International Biometric Society (IBS) Journal Club is a new initiative, designed by the Education Committee to help members and others network and discuss recent papers published in IBS journals. Upcoming 2017 Journal Club dates: June 15, August 10, October 12, and December 7 at 15:00 GMT Organizer and Chair: Jim Todd (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Venue: [...]

Announcement of Travel Award Program 2017

The International Biometric Society Travel Award Committee has instituted a program to assist only IBS members from Developing Countries in attending conferences sponsored by IBS Regions or Networks. If you are interested in attending a conference in 2017, either in your own region or outside your region, but don’t have the resources to attend, please consider submitting an application for a travel [...]