Conference on Statistics and Health


Dates :

11-12 January 2018.

Location :

Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse.

Keynote Speakers :

Michael Kosorok - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA.

Eric Laber - University of North Carolina, Raleigh, USA.

Erica Moodie - Mc Gill University, Montréal, Canada.

Georgiy Bobashev - RTI, North Carolina, USA.


Keywords :

Personalized Medicine - Big Data


Programme (provisoire) :

Day 1 : Personalized Medicine - Organised by Cancéropôle GSO – SMAC group

9h15 Welcome and Introduction of the workshop

Nicolas SavyInstitut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, Toulouse, France.

9h30 Personalized Medicine – Precision medicine

Michael KosorokUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA.

10h45 Coffee Break

11h15 A Statistical View of Machine Learning for Precision Medicine

Eric LaberUniversity of North Carolina, Raleigh, USA.

12h30 Lunch

14h00 SMART design

Erica MoodieMc Gill University, Montréal, Canada.

15h15 MULTIPLI Program

Carine BelleraInstitut Bergonié, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Bordeaux, France.

16h00 Cofee Break

16h30 Use of mathematical modeling for accelerating and personalizing clinical trials.

Rodolphe ThiébautInria, Inserm, Bordeaux, France.

17h15 Use of pharmacological models for personalized medicine.

Julie BertrandInserm, Paris, France.

18h00 Round Table

18h30 End of the first day.


Day 2 : Big Data / Knowledge building - Organised by Région Midi-Pyrénées – Big Data Project and CNRS - BIDASA project


9h15 The link between mathematical modeling and data.

Georgiy Bobashev RTI, North Carolina, USA.

10h30 Cofee Break

11h00 Big Data versus Data Re-use : Simulated clinical trials

Nicolas SavyInstitut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, Toulouse, France.

11h45 Data Merging

Chloé DiMéglio INSERM Unit 1027, Toulouse, France.

12h30 Predicting is not explaining": From data to action and retroaction - experience from clinical legal medicine

Thomas LefèvreISIS, EHESS, Paris, France.

13h15 Lunch

15h20 Different points of view on  the question "Is Big Data in health a myth or a Reality ?"  : Short coms (~10’)

Opening : Sébastien Déjean (Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse)

- Philippe Besse (Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse)

- Nicolas Bousquet (Quantmetry)

- To be defined

- Michael Kosorok (UNC)

- Bertrand Monthubert (Région Midi-Pyrénées)

- Emmanuel Pham (IPSEN)

- To be defined

To be defined

17h00 Round table

18h00 Closing cafee break

18h30 End of the conference.


Registration :

There are no fees but registration is mandatory. Deadline for registration is December 20th.

Registration is now open

Limited to 80 persons

Scientific Comitee :

Nicolas Savy - Sébastien Déjean - Philippe Saint-Pierre

Personalized Medicine : Mélanie Prague - Michael Kosorok - Members of SMAC group of « GSO Cancéropole »

Big Data : Thierry Lang - Chloé Dimeglio - Valérie Garès

Local Organization Comitee :

Sébastien Déjean - Toulouse Institute of Mathematics
Chloé Diméglio - Inserm Unit 1027, Toulouse
Céline Bougel - Inserm Unit 1027, Toulouse
Philippe Saint-Pierre - Toulouse Institute of Mathematics
Nicolas Savy - Toulouse Institute of Mathematics

Contact : 

Nicolas SAVY - nicolas.savy [at]