E. Biesheuvel, PhD

Nutricia Research

Speaker Module C

Egbert Biesheuvel is a biostatistician with over 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry. Last year he moved to the nutrition industry and currently he is senior team leader Biometrics of the Advanced Medical Division at Nutricia Research.

He received a MSc in statistics from the Free University in Amsterdam and a PhD in multiple comparisons from the Leibniz University in Hannover.

Egbert is an active board member in several professional associations: he is the chair of the Dutch Pharmaceutical Statistics and Data Management (PSDM), chair of the Scientific Committee and Council member of the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Statistics (EFSPI) and Work Package leader of the ASTERIX project: a novel EU funded research project for new methodology for rare diseases.

In addition he has a senior research position at the Julius Center at the University Medical Center in Utrecht.

He is author of the introductory chapter on Statistics and Data Management in last year’s published book “Handboek farmaceutische geneeskunde”.