Biostatistics Core Facility

The Biostatistics Core was charted in 2012 thanks to the support by Karolinska Institutet and the Region Stockholm (county council).

It provides biostatistical collaboration and support to medical and public health research to ensure that experimental designs, data analyses, and interpretation and dissemination of research findings take advantage of the most efficient and innovative methods in biostatistics.

The provided services are:

  • Expertise for the planning, conduct, analysis and interpretation and dissemination of research findings from clinical trials, epidemiologic and population based studies, experiments in basic research, and other types of studies
  • Advice and support in the preparation of grant applications
  • Assistance with setup and management of high-quality databases, perform regular data quality checks, data entry, and data cleaning
  • Education in the areas of study design, data collection, computerization, and statistical methods


Matteo Bottai

Professor, director
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