Oslo Centre for Biostatistics & Epidemiology (OCBE)

Arnoldo FrigessiDirector
Arnoldo Frigessi

OCBE is a joint center integrating the activities of the Department of Biostatistics, UiO and the Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, OUS. 

OCBE covers all aspects of biostatistics, from methodological research to advanced advising and supervision towards all areas of medicine and health related research, from clinical and epidemiological research, to molecular biology and other basic medical sciences.

Research at OCBE covers most of biostatistics, with main research activities in longitudinal and time to event data, measurement uncertainty, evidence synthesis, causal inference, clinical trials, observational studies, statistical genomics and big data.

The center develops statistical methods and their application to the design, analysis and interpretation of biomedical, clinical and epidemiological studies and data.

OCBE provides statistical and epidemiological advising and training for researchers and students of the Medical Faculty of the University of Oslo, of the Oslo University Hospital and of South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (HSØ).

Oslo Centre for Biostatistics & Epidemiology (OCBE) home page at UiO

Contact information
Head of department/director of OCBE: Arnoldo Frigessi
Head of Section for Epidemiology and Statistics in Translational Research: Ragnhild Sørum Falk
Head of Section for Statistics in Clinical Trials: Morten Wang Fagerland

OCBE group members

Visiting address
Sogn Arena, Klaus Torgårds vei 3, 3. etg, 0372 Oslo

Postal address:
Oslo University Hospital, Sogn Arena, Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Pb 4950 Nydalen, 0424 Oslo, Norway