BIPS' research is organized in four scientific departments and twelve units (UT) and two research groups. The Collaborative Research Group for Evidence-Based Public Health, which was jointly founded by BIPS and the University of Bremen, is organizationally assigned to the department of Prevention and Evaluation.

Epidemiological Methods and Etiological Research
Head of department: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ahrens
Deputy head of department: Prof. Dr. Krasimira Aleksandrova

Related research infrastructures:

Clinical Epidemiology

Head of department: Prof. Dr. Ulrike Haug

Related research infrastructures:

Prevention and Evaluation

Head of department: Prof. Dr. Hajo Zeeb

Biometry and Data Management

Head of department: Prof. Dr. Iris Pigeot
Deputy head of department: Prof. Dr. Vanessa Didelez


Head of department: Cornelia Wiedemeyer