About the faculty

 

Mark Clements is an associate professor in biostatistics at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB) at Karolinska Institutet. He has worked as a biostatistician in Sweden, Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand for both universities and government. His primary research interests lie in cancer epidemiology, survival analysis methods and simulation for cancer screening. Mark has co-authored more than 90 scientific publications and also developed R software for generalised survival models. He has taught survival analysis to a range of audiences.

 

Thorgerdur Palsdottir is a biostatistics PhD student at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB) at Karolinska Institutet. Thorgerdur (Tobba) has considerable experience with R. Her PhD is in methods for prostate cancer epidemiology.

 

Elisabeth Dahlqwist is a biostatistics PhD student at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB) at Karolinska Institutet. Her PhD is in causal inference and attributable fractions with applications to prenatal exposures. Elisabeth has expertise with R.

 

Alex Ploner is an experienced senior biostatistician at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB) at Karolinska Institutet. He has extensive expience working as an applied biostatistician, including genetic analyses and cancer screening. Alex has considerable expertise with R and survival analysis.