Alumni

Our awardees for an outstanding dissertation!

Dr. Henock Yebyo, 2019
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Dr. Henock Yebyo, 2019

 

Dr. Sebastian Meyer
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Dr. Sebastian Meyer, 2016

 

 

Name Dissertation Year Supervisor Link
Jakob Dambon Gaussian Process-based Spatially Varying Coefficient Models 2021 R. Furrer  
Viacheslav Kachalov Quantifying the Drivers of Antibiotic Resistance and Nosocomial Infections 2021 R. Kouyos  
Anna Luisa Grimm The Aware Leader—Benefits for Leaders and Employees:
Empirical Evidence and Digital Intervention toImprove Psychosocial Well-being at Work 

 
2021 G. Bauer  
Erin Ashley West Methodological Considerations for Estimating Prevalence in Epidemiology: A Look at a Very Rapid and Very Slow Lung Disease in Switzerland 2021 M. Puhan  
Stephany Orjuela Computational Methods for High-Throughput DNA Methylation and Gene Expression Data Analysis with Applications to Colorectal Tumors 2021 M. Robinson  
Giulia Paternoster Epidemiology and Spatial Modelling of Cystic and Alveolar Echinococcosis in Kyrgyzstan 2021

R. Furrer

P. Torgerson

 
Philipp Kerksieck

Crafting Work, Nonwork and the Boundary Between Them:

Individual Strategies for Employee Health and Well-Being

2021 G. Bauer  
Vasileios Nittas Preventing Disease in the Digital Era: Exploring Electronic Self-Monitoring through a Person-Centered Lens 2021 M. Puhan & M. Mütsch  

Agnė Ulytė

Clinical practice guidelines and geographic variation in utilization of health care services in Switzerland 2020 H. Dressel  
Nena Karavasiloglou 2020 S. Rohrmann  
Giulia Pestoni Is Your Plate Good for Your Health? Determinants of Dietary Patterns and Their Association with Health Outcomes 2020 S. Rohrmann  
Sylvia Lisman-Brötje Promoting Salutogenic Working Conditions in Nursing - An Investigation of Job Resources, Sense of Coherence and Acceptance of Digitally-Supported Interventions 2020 G. Bauer  
Ruizhu (Fiona) Huang Method Development for Analysis of Biological Data with Hierachical Structure 2020 M. Robinson  
Ruedi Jung Bone Health and Exercise Adherence in Childhood Cancer Survivors 2020

M. Puhan

S. Kriemler

 
Muriel Buri Statistical Models Tailored to Ordinal Outcomes in Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trials 2020 T. Hothorn  
Wenjia Wei Regional Variation and Influencing Factors in the Utilization of Diverse Healthcare Services: a Comprehensive Analysis Approach 2020

V. von Wyl

M. Schwenkglenks

 
Marco Kaufmann Investigating the Epidemiology of Multiple Sclerosis in Switzerland: A Population Matter 2020 V. von Wyl  
Hélène Aschmann Informing Patient-Centered Care through Quantitative Benefit-Harm Assessments 2020 M. Puhan  
Gilles Kratzer Advances in Additive Bayesian Network Modelling Applied to Observational Systems Epidemiology Datasets 2020 R. Furrer  
Johannes Bracher Statistical Modelling and Forecasting of Infectious Disease Surveillance Counts 2020 L. Held  
Anja Lehmann Improving Psychological Health at Work: When and Why is an Organizational Health Intervention Effective? 2019 G. Bauer  
Teja Turk Modeling Complex Data to Assess the Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of Viral Infections 2019 R. Kouyos ZORA
Craig Wang Process-Based Spatial Fusion Models: Jointly Analyzing Geostatistical, Lattice and Point Pattern Data 2019 R. Furrer ZORA
David Imo Human Biomonitoring for the Assessment of Mercury Exposure due to Mercury Contaminated Soils 2019 H. Dressel ZORA
Laura Werlen Young People with Common Mental Disorders in Switzerland: the State of Affairs – and What to Do about it 2019

M. Puhan

M. Mohler-Kuo

 
Lukas Weber Statistical and Computational Method Development and Benchmarking for Analysis of High-Dimensional Single-Cell Cytometry Data 2019 M. Robinson ZORA
Simeon Zürcher Bone Health in Childhood Cancer Survivors, Athlethes, and Pubertal Children 2019

M. Puhan

S. Kriemler

 
Nadine Bachmann Quantifying the Obstacles Towards HIV Elimination: From the Individual to the Population Perspective 2019

H. Günthardt

R. Kouyos

ZORA
Erica Ponzi Measurement Error Modelling in Biological Applications 2019

S. Muff

L. Held

ZORA
Rachel Heyard Bayesian Variable Selection for Clinical Prediction Models 2019 L. Held ZORA
Laura Barin From Diagnosis to Disease Management: Combining the Clinical and the Patient-Centered Perspective in Multiple Sclerosis Research 2019

M. Puhan

V. von Wyl

ZORA
Henock Yebyo Benefit-Harm Balance Modeling to Redefine Cardiovascular Disease Risk Thresholds for Initiating Statin Use for Primary Prevention: National and Global Perspectives 2018 M. Puhan ZORA
Salome Adam Cancer Survivorship Aspects of Prostate, Colorectal and Endometrial Cancer Survivors in Germany and the Netherlands 2018

S. Rohrmann

V. Arndt

ZORA
Einat Schmutz Physical activity behavior in preschool children. 2018

M. Puhan

S. Kriemler

ZORA
Mark Adams Discovering areas for quality improvement in neonatal network data. 2018 M. Puhan ZORA
Sarah Ziegler Sedation in end-of-life care: a growing need for the Swiss health care system. 2018 M. Puhan ZORA
Sarah Crook Important Outcomes in the Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 2018

M. Puhan

A. Frei

ZORA
Claudia Leeger Physical activity and fundamental movement skills in three- to five-year-old children. 2018

M. Puhan

S. Kriemler

ZORA
Manuela Ott "Objective Bayesian Calibration of P-Values" 2018 L. Held ZORA
Katarina Matthes The impact of comorbidities and tumor characteristics on treatment decisions and survival of prostate cancer patients. 2018

S. Rohrmann

Dehler

ZORA
Heidi Seibold Model-based recursive partitioning for stratified and personalised medicine. 2018 T. Hothorn ZORA
Isaac Gravestock Evaluating the Operating Characteristics of Bayesian Methods for Clinical Biostatistics 2018 L. Held  
Alex Marzel Computational and molecular analyses of HIV epidemiology in Switzerland: from quantifying transmission and coinfections to behavioral determinants of health. 2018

H. Günthardt

R. Kouyos

ZORA
Nadine Häusler Implications of population aging and resulting multiple social responsibilities on health outcomes of the workforce. 2018

M. Puhan

M. Bopp

ZORA
Beniamino Guerra Prediction Models: Novel Ways for External Validation and Comparison of Their Performance. An Application to Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) 2017 M. Puhan

ZORA

Nebis

Andrea Farnham Innovation in Travel Medicine using Mobile Technology: the TOURIST study 2017

M. Puhan

C. Hatz

Nebis
Laura Girardat-Rotar Evidence-based management in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease 2017 M.Puhan

ZORA

Nebis

Tina Lohse The role of lifestyle factors and personality for the prevention of cancer and other noncommunicable diseases 2017 S. Rohrmann

ZORA

Nebis

Malgorzata Nowicka Statistical method development and design of computational pipelines for differential analyses of high-throughput data, including DNA microarrays, RNA sequencing and HDCyto data 2017 M. Robinson

ZORA

Nebis

Mohaned Shilaih Systems study of HIV transmission, treatment, coinfections, and pathogenesis 2017 R. Kouyos

ZORA

Nebis

Lorenzo Tanadini Prognostic factors in spinal cord injury clinical trials 2017 T. Hothorn

ZORA

Nebis

Xiaobei Zhou Improving statistical methods for RNA sequencing data : outliers, boundary conditions, benchmarking and differential transcript expression 2016 M. Robinson

ZORA

Nebis

Aline Richard Associations of lifestyle with physical and mental health in Switzerland 2016 S. Rohrmann

ZORA

Nebis

Marta Pittavino Additive Bayesian networks for multivariate data : parameter learning, model fitting and applications in veterinary epidemiology 2016 R. Furrer

ZORA 

Nebis

Fabien Mavrot Livestock nematode infection in a changing world : investigating the European situation 2016 P. Torgerson

ZORA

Nebis

 

Sebastian Meyer Statistical methods for the spatio-temporal modelling of infectious disease spread 2016 L. Held

ZORA

Nebis

Wei Wei Calibration tests to evaluate probabilistic forecasts and temporal modelling to monitor infectious diseases   L. Held

ZORA

Nebis

Rafael Sauter Generalised Linear Mixed Models: Likelihood and Bayesian Computations with Applications in Epidemiology 2015 L. Held

ZORA

Nebis