Head of Division:

Prof. Dr. med. Antje Timmer


Imke Garten

+49 (0)441 798-2772

Postal adress:

Division of Epidemiology and Biometry
Department of Health Services Research
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Ammerländer Heerstr. 114-118
26129 Oldenburg

Visitor adress:

Campus Haarentor, Building V04
Ammerländer Heerstraße 140
26129 Oldenburg


Training and Education

Methods seminar Epidemiology and Biometry (for active researchers)

We meet every two weeks on Tuesdays from 16:30 to 17:30 in room V04 1-138 to discuss own work or relevant methods. Participants include our own staff, as well as Ph. D. students, partners and students in comparable areas.

Interested guests are welcome to participate and to contribute with their own topics and work. Please contact  beforehand, who is also taking any other questions regarding the seminar.

The dates for the first quarter of 2019 are:

12.02: Data visualization using the R package 'ggplot2'

26.02. Peer review - on Langeoog (EuB conclave) "

12.03: Trial talks for the DAGStat

  • Semiparametric Accelerated Failure Time Quantile and Expectile Regression using Auxiliary Likelihoods
  • Systematic Review on handling missing participant data in longitudinal studies
  • Weighting Expectile Regression for Survival Analysis with Right-Censoring

26.03:  News from the DAGStat 2019

23.04: TP53 mutation as a predictive factor for response, progression-free survival and overall survival in patients with EGFR mutation in stage IV lung cancer

07.05: Workshop reports

  • Innovative study designs
  • Activation of students with eDidactics

04.06: Advanced sample size calculation methods

09.07: Monte Carlo methods

16.07: Classifications in oncology

30.07: My voluntary scientific year - a reflection

(Changed: 2021-04-30)