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Dr. R.B. Geskus PhD

Position
Associate professor (UHD)
Main activities
Research
Specialisation
biostatistics
Focus of research

Methods for the analysis of complex time-to-event data (e.g. competing risks)

Causal inference based on observational data (inverse probability weighting techniques, marginal structural models)

Joint models for time-to-event and marker development

Statistical analysis of infectious disease data  

 

Key publications
  • Geskus RB, Cause-Specific Cumulative Incidence Estimation and the Fine and Gray Model Under Both Left Truncation and Right Censoring. BIOMETRICS 2011;67 (1):39-49 [PubMed]
  • van der Helm JJ, Prins M, del Amo J, Bucher HC, Chêne G, Dorrucci M, Gill J, Hamouda O, Sannes M, Porter K, Geskus RB [Contributors: Meyer L, Pillay D, Rosinska M, Sabin C, Touloumi G, Lodi S, Coughlin K, Walker S, Babiker A, de Luca A, Fisher M, Muga R, Zangerle R, Kelleher T, Ramacciotti T, Gelgor L, Cooper D, Smith D, Bruun Jørgensen L, Nielsen C, Pedersen C, Lutsar I, Dabis F, Thiebaut R, Masquelier B, Costagliola D, Guiguet M, Vanhems P, Chaix ML, Ghosn J, Boufassa F, Kücherer C, Bartmeyer B, Pantazis N, Hatzakis A, Paraskevis D, Karafoulidou A, Rezza G, Balotta C, D'Arminio Monforte A, Cozzi-Lepri A, Schuitemaker H, Brubakk O, Kran AMB, Rosinska M, Tor J, de Olalla PG, Cayla J, del Romero J, Pérez-Hoyos S, Rickenbach M, Francioli P, Malyuta R, Brettle R, Murphy G, Johnson A, Phillips A, Delpech V, Jaffe H, Morrison C, Salata R, Mugerwa R, Chipato T, Amornkul P]] , The hepatitis C epidemic among HIV-positive MSM: incidence estimates from 1990 to 2007. AIDS 2011;25 (8):1083-1091 [PubMed]
  • van der Wal WM, Noordzij M, Dekker FW, Boeschoten EW, Krediet RT, Korevaar JC, Geskus RB, Full loss of residual renal function causes higher mortality in dialysis patients; findings from a marginal structural model. NEPHROL DIAL TRANSPL 2011;26 (9):2978-2983 [PubMed]
  • van der Wal W, Geskus R, ipw: An R Package for Inverse Probability Weighting. J STAT SOFTW 2011;43 (13):1-23
  • Bakker OJ, van Santvoort HC, van Brunschot S, Geskus RB, Besselink MG, Bollen TL, van Eijck CH, Fockens P, Hazebroek EJ, Nijmeijer RM, Poley JW, van Ramshorst B, Vleggaar FP, Boermeester MA, Gooszen HG, Weusten BL, Timmer R [Contributors: Boermeester MA, Bakker OJ, Besselink MG, Fockens P, Gooszen HG, van Ramshorst B, van Santvoort HC, Weusten B, Timmer R, Bollen TL, Bruno MJ, Dejong CH, van Eijck CH, van Goor H, Hofker HS, Laméris JS, van Leeuwen MS, Nieuwenhuijs VB, Schaapherder AF, Weusten BL, Bosscha K, Nieuwenhuijs B, Schwartz MP, Rijkers GT, Voermans RP]] , Endoscopic Transgastric vs Surgical Necrosectomy for Infected Necrotizing Pancreatitis A Randomized Trial. JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC 2012;307 (10):1053-1061 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. dr. M. Prins (Epidemiology and Prevention of Infectious Diseases)

Other research related activities
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ISCB, Scientific conference 2014 Vienna
  • Board of directors / Trustees / Supervisory board, Channel conference 2015