The advising services in biostatistics, epidemiology and health economics is organised and delivered by the Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology (OCBE) of the University of Oslo (UiO) and the Oslo University Hospital (OUS).

COVID-19: Following the advice and regulations from the health authorities, we have suspended all physical advising meetings, until further notice. However, we are continuing our advising service, using various virtual platforms, primarily Zoom and Skype.

We aim to keep the response time within a week, from the time you submit your application

If you are permanently or temporarily employed at the Faculty of Medicine of UiO, at the OUS or at any hospital of Helse Sør-Øst (HSØ), or if you are a PhD student at the Faculty of Medicine of UiO, we are happy to help, advise or supervise your research needs in biostatistics, epidemiology and health economics.

OCBE policlinic support is closed in July, requests sent for advising in this period will be processed in August. You will then be contacted for a meeting.

Types of advising

OCBE offers three types of advising.

Apply for advising

Application form and guidelines.

About advising at OCBE


Postal address
P.O.Box 1122 Blindern
0317 Oslo

Visiting address
Domus Medica
Sognsvannsveien 9
0372 Oslo


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