PSI is a non-profit organisation formed in 1977 which provides a forum for regular discussion of statistics and issues relating to the practice of statistics in the pharmaceutical industry, as well as promoting good statistical practice within the industry.

Why join PSI

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opportunities for our members to network, develop themselves and shape the industry

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run by our membership through a network of committees and special interest groups

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best statistical practice to our members and promote the value of statistics to the external world

Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry
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  • The IDEAS network

    The IDEAS network (, a unique collaboration of major European universities, the pharmaceutical industry, and consulting companies working on statistical methods to improve early stage drug development, is currently seeking applications for early stage researchers to join the network. Network researchers will be based at one of the partner institutions and work closely with other network members. These three-year posts include a generous salary (according to the EU rules for Marie-Curie ITN) - plus a mobility allowance of € 600 / month (if applicable also a monthly family allowance) together with a comprehensive training package. You will be working on one of the projects of the network (see for a detailed description of the available projects together with the hosting institutions) and will be expected to join a PhD programme in the field of Statistics, Mathematics or similar. Intended starting date for these positions is October 2015. Further information can be obtained from Byron Jones (
  • Call for Roundtable Discussion Topics

    The organizing committee invites you to propose and volunteer to lead a roundtable luncheon discussion at the FDA/DIA Statistics Forum to be held Monday April 20 – 23, 2015 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel, Bethesda, MD (conveniently located near the White Flint Metro Station for those of you familiar with the Washington DC metropolitan area). Proposals should be submitted via a form at The deadline for submission is February 27, 2015 and selection will be made by March 6, 2015. Roundtable luncheons will be held on April 21, 2015.
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