The Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses (“IBA” onwards) is a joint academic workplace of the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Science. It serves as a research and scientific workplace and its function is to provide particular services, relating to the research activities, in the field of data analyses, modelling, application of information technologies, and registration and assessment of clinical data. IBA is an independent economic center of MU. The head of IBA is its director.
The activities of IBA primarily direct at organizational and specialist arrangement of extensive research projects and clinical research projects. Since its establishment on 1st January 2006, the Institute has also functioned as a cost centre within both the establishing faculties, where, in accordance with regulations, the centre guarantees information technology teaching, data analyses and modelling for biological and medical fields of study. Moreover, the IBA provides and guarantees the accredited field of study of Mathematical Biology at the Faculty of Science. IBA also guarantees the development of clinical fields of study using modern information technologies at the Faculty of Medicine. Due to its activities at the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Medicine, the IBA significantly contributes to the development of interdisciplinary studies and research at MU.
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- We employ 87 personnel and 53 external assistants.