ISBS 2024 Special Issue of Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research

Manuscript submission deadline is extended to July 31, 2024.

Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research (SBR), an Official Journal of the American Statistical Association, will publish a special issue for the ISBS 2024.

All presenters at ISBS 2024 (including speakers at the student competition session if the work is not yet published) are invited to submit their high quality papers on statistical methods for the life sciences and medical product development. In particular, submissions to the conference theme “Statistical innovation in the era of integrated evidence for medical product development” are welcome. All submissions need to follow the SBR publication principal that accepts articles focusing on the development of novel statistical methods, novel applications of current methods, or the innovative application of statistical principles that can be used by statistical practitioners in clinical trials and medical product development.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed according to the reviewing principles of SBR.

The papers have to be submitted via the online submission system. To submit to the special issue, select “SI-ISBS2024” in the special issue drop-down menu. Instructions for authors are available here. The submission deadline is July 31, 2024. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to Martin Posch ( and Ivan Chan (,  Co-Guest Editors for the ISBS2024 Special Issue, or Toshimitsu Hamasaki (, Editor of SBR.