1st MLFPM Summer School

General information

Date: September 9 to 13, 2019

Location: Room 02.S.21 at FHNW Muttenz (Hofackerstrasse 30, 4132 Muttenz)

Registration fee: CHF 350 (including lunches, coffee breaks and conference dinner)

Tentative list of lectures and talks

  • Introduction to Causal Inference
    Tal El-Hay (IBM Israel)
  • Statistical analysis of follow-up data in large biobank cohorts
    Krista Fischer (University of Tartu)
  • Digitalization and Big Data in Healthcare 
    Tobias Heimann (Siemens Healthineers), Volker Tresp (Siemens and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
  • Machine Learning in Computer Assisted Medical Interventions (to be confirmed)
    Lena Maier-Hein (German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ))
  • Biobanking and personalized medicine (current stand and future challenges)
    Lili Milani (Estonian Genome Center)
  • Effective Scientific Communication Workshop 
    Kristel Van Steen (University of Liège)


Apply here to participate in the summer school. Application deadline is June 9, 2019.

After the application deadline, we will review all applications. The selected participants will receive a confirmation and an invoice for the registration fee (CHF 350 including lunches, coffee breaks and the conference dinner) by June 30, 2019. The registration is only complete and valid after timely payment of the registration fee.