Spycher Ben, PD, PhD

Head of Research Group

Research - Environmental and Spatial Epidemiology

Phone
+41 31 631 33 46
E-Mail
ben.spycher@ispm.unibe.ch
Office
496
Postal Address
Mittelstrasse 43, 3012 Bern
  • Analyses of cohort studies
  • Spatial statistics
  • Epidemiology of childhood cancer: Risk factors; spatial- and spatio-temporal clustering; the role of population mixing
  • Epidemiology of respiratory disorders in children: Phenotypes, risk factors and natural history.
  • Since 2012:
    Research Fellow, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 2010-2011:
    Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
  • 2006-2010:
    PhD in Biostatistics/Epidemiology, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 2005-2006:
    Research Fellow, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 2002 - 2005:
    BSc in Statistics, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • 1999 - 2001:
    Associate Professional Officer, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Niamey, Niger, West Africa
  • 1998 - 1999:
    Research Fellow, Institute of Agricultural Economics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETH-Zürich), Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1992 - 1997:
    MSc agricultural economics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETH-Zürich), Zürich, Switzerland