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CSEB @WesternU

 Western University Student Chapter 

The Canadian Society for Epidemiology & Biostatistics 

Mission Statement

  • The mission of Western University’s Student Chapter of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics – CSEB @WesternU - is to facilitate professional development, continuing education and research dissemination for students and recent graduates of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.


1.To provide students in epidemiology and biostatistics with opportunities to expand their knowledge by sharing their research through organized poster and oral presentations

2.To engage student networking across multiple professional organizations within existing departmental relationships. These include CSEB host institutions, local organizations (e.g. health unit, CAMH) and other epidemiology and biostatistics research centres

3.To promote interest in epidemiology and biostatistics in the broader Western community by enhancing students’ knowledge in the field, through sharing innovative research findings

4.To provide opportunities for student collaboration across related scientific disciplines

5.To build enthusiasm among current and prospective students in epidemiology and biostatistics

CSEB Student Reps 2016-2017
(2016-2017 CSEB Reps, left to right: Dr. Kelly Anderson, Ramanpreet Brar, Lavanya Uruthiramoothy, Misbah Salim and Natalie Au)

Contact Information: 

Student Leaders: (2016-2017)

Academic Advisor:

Become a CSEB Member!

Visit The Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics for more information.

Helpful Links:

National CSEB page 

CSEB@WesternU Event Photo Gallery:View photos of CSEB events held throughout the year

Upcoming Events:

CSEB Speed Mentoring

When: Wednesday, February 8, 2017 from 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Where: Medical Science Building, MSB 190

What: The first hour will be dedicated to “speed mentoring” where students rotate between stations of faculty members and upper year students from various backgrounds and areas of research expertise. Each station will last about 5 minutes, and be an opportunity to talk to the “mentor” about whatever you want. The second hour will be time for faculty and students to mix and mingle over free pizza and drinks. Please see attached for more details.

Previous CSEB @WesternU Events:

therapy dogs Speed Mentoring Event CSEB Career Panel 2016