Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit

Developed by: Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Fundación Jiménez Díaz


The Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit aims to provide support to IIS-FJD scientists requiring assistance with methodological and statistical issues within the fields of epidemiology and statistics. The unit may either do this directly or supervise work performed by IIS-FJD researchers. 

  • Study design: choice of type of study, sample-size calculation, and randomization. 
  • Design of data-collection forms. 
  • Statistical analysis. 
  • Interpretation and presentation of results. 
  • Drafting and/or revision of the methods and results of articles, presentations, doctoral theses, etc. 
  • Teaching initiatives in biostatistics and epidemiology.