Epidemiology and Biostatistics
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Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics


The Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics implements dedicated initiatives to:  

  • Increase knowledge and application of modern epidemiological and biostatistical techniques among undergraduate and postgraduate students, healthcare professionals and researchers
  • Increase the quality and output of research in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Conduct and support relevant systematic reviews and primary research related to evidence-informed health care
  • Conduct methodological research in epidemiology, biostatistics, evidence-based health care and knowledge translation to address unique challenges that may arise
  • Provide biostatistical consulting and grant preparation assistance services
  • Promote the use of best evidence in healthcare decision making and the uptake of current best evidence in healthcare policy and practice