Welcome to the
NIHR Statistics Group

The National Institute for Health Research Statistics Group
is a network of statisticians and clinicians from around the UK
who are funded by the NIHR. The group supports statisticians
whose work is at the heart of ground-breaking health research.

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Research: Laboratory studies

Laboratory Studies

Building communication between scientists and statisticians for experimental laboratory studies.

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Research: Imaging studies

Imaging Studies

This section aims to provides a network for statistical researchers involved in imaging studies.

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About us

The NIHR Statistics Group provides a forum for academic and NIHR-funded statisticians to network and collaborate on research projects.

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Research: Early phase clinical trials

Early phase clinical trials

Improving the uptake of more robust methodology in early phase clinical trials.

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Research: Ophthalmology


The aspiration of the Ophthalmic Statistics Group is to raise quality of statistics in ophthalmic publications.

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Bringing statisticians and researchers together

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Statistics GroupĀ aims to promote uptake of the most appropriate statistical methodology, facilitate networking opportunities to share best practice and allow opportunity for applied statisticians, clinicians and scientists to collaborate.

NIHR statisticians are funded by NIHR research units such as the Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), Biomedical Research Unit (BRU), Clinical Trials Unit (CTU), Research Design Service (RDS), Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC), Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC) or by an NIHR research grant.

The NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI) have used the NIHR Statistics Group as an exemplar of collaborative working between the different NIHR infrastructure organisations.

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June 21 2018
March 9 2018

Applied Statisticians as Principal Investigators

Category: Other

University of Bristol

The Careers Development Section of the NIHR Statistics Group are holding their first event

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February 16 2018

Second Workshop of the NIHR Statistics Group’s Early Phase Trials Research Section

Category: Early phase clinical trials

Biomedical Research Center, 16th Floor, Guy's Hospital Great Maze Pond London SE1 9RT

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