Welcome to the Center for Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology


Dear guests and colleagues,

The Center for Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology (CISE) is an institutional center within the University Medical Center Göttingen (UMG) and comprises the Departments of Medical Informatics (Prof. Dr. Otto Rienhoff), Medical Statistics (Prof. Dr. Tim Friede), Genetic Epidemiology (Prof. Dr. Heike Bickeböller) and Bioinformatics (Prof. Dr. Edgar Wingender). In addition, Prof. Dr. Dario Farina as Director of the Department of Neurorehabilitation Engineering at the Bernstein Center for Computational Neurosciences is affiliated with CISE.

The duties of CISE are wide-ranging. In addition to methodological research at department level, CISE concentrates on cooperation with our clinical partners, focusing on the UMG’s research priorities neuroscience and cardiology, as well as the additional field of oncology.

Further details may be found here on the following pages or on our departmental websites.

We look forward to hearing from you and remain,
With best wishes,

Tim Friede
Professor of Biostatistics
Director of Department Medical Statistics
Managing Director Center for Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology