Awards

Awards and honors

A selection of awards since 2014

2017

In September 2017, Stefanie Helmer received the third place of the Stephan-Weiland-Prize 2017 from the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi).

2016

In December 2016, Ulrike Haug was awarded the Colorectal Cancer Prevention Award for 2016 by the German Cancer Society for her study on the application of quantitative immunochemical fecal occult blood tests in colorectal cancer screening.

For her research, Hannah Jilani received the research prize for young sensory analysts for 2016 from the German Society for Sensor Technology in October 2016.

In September 2016, BIPS has been appointed as a Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Nutrition and Physical Activity of the World Health Organization (WHO).

In September 2016, Sinja Alexandra Ernst was awarded the poster prize 2016 by the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi) and the German Association for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS).

In August 2016, Melanie Böckmann received the dissertation prize of the German Society for Social Medicine and Prevention (DGSMP).

In July 2016, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) awarded Vanessa Didelez the IMS Medallion Lecture 2016 for major contributions to the research field of statistics and probability calculations.

In March 2016, Moritz Hanke was invited to hold a lecture at the Young Statistics Session of the 61st Biometric Colloquium by the German Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS-DR).

In February 2016, BIPS was recognized as a “Family Friendly Institute of the State of Bremen” by the Senator for Economy, Labor and Ports of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen and the association “Impulsgeber Zukunft”.

In January 2016, Moritz Hanke was awarded the departmental prize of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Bremen for 2015 for his Master’s thesis in biometry.

2015

In October 2015, Sabine Bohn received the "Springer Best Masters 2015" award from the Springer publishing house for her Master’s thesis.

In September 2015, Christoph Buck received a poster prize from the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi).

In September 2015, Carsten Schröder received the Stephan-Weiland-Prize 2015 from the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi).

In September 2015, the German Association for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS) awarded Andres Luque Ramos the GMDS Award for Epidemiology for his Bachelor’s thesis.

In June 2015 the Leibniz Association accepted Claudia Börnhorst into the Leibniz Mentoring Programme.

2014

In December 2014, the EU project CommNet awarded the I.Family study the Impact Award for its commitment to young people.

In March 2014, Maike Tahden was invited to hold a lecture at the Young Statistics Session of the 60th Biometric Colloquium by the German Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS-DR).