The MRC Biostatistics Unit aims are to advance understanding of the cause, natural history and treatment of disease, and to evaluate public health strategies, through the development of statistical methods and their application to the design, analysis and interpretation of biomedical studies.
History and background
The MRC Biostatistics Unit was founded over 40 years ago.
Medical Research Council (MRC)
Around 60 staff in 10 research groups
The Unit is located in the Institute of Public Health