Dr Valery Bocquet


Biostatistician at LIH since 2008, Dr Bocquet has essentially worked on projects using medico-administrative databases where each insured patient has several ambulatory prescription records. Since measures are repeated, the methodology used is mixed or GEE models in SAS®. His other activities concerned the monitoring data (Capture System®) and statistical analyses on data from questionnaires. More recent projects deal with statistical analyses in biomechanics domain and on injuries of football players.

His external collaborations are broad and include the “ZithaKlinik”, the University of Luxembourg, the “Laboratoires Réunis” in Luxembourg, the University of Lille II as well as the University of Bobigny in France.

Research projects

  • Memolingua (project on neuro-degenerative diseases associated with ageing, such as Alzheimer's) whose project leader is Dr Magali Perquin (Department of Public Health, LIH).
  • Project on Benzodiazepines (Predictors of Benzodiazepine High-dose Use) with Dr Jean-Marc Cloos (ZithaKlinik).
  • Project on early school leaving with Dr Pascale Esch (University of Luxembourg).
  • Several projects with “Laboratoires Réunis”.
  • Projects with Grégory Dupont (University of Lille II)
Valery bocquet


1A-B, rue Thomas Edison
L-1445 Strassen
Tel. : +352 26 970 763

Featured Publications

Study design and characteristics of the Luxembourg European Health Examination Survey (EHES-LUX).

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Clinical and Epidemiological Investigation Center
October 11, 2018
2018 Oct. BMC Public Health.18(1):1169.
  • Bocquet V
  • Barre J
  • Couffignal S
  • d'Incau M
  • Delagardelle C
  • Michel G
  • Schlesser M
  • Stranges S
  • Kuemmerle A
  • Ruiz-Castell M.

Geographical variation of overweight, obesity and related risk factors: Findings from the European Health Examination Survey in Luxembourg, 2013-2015.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Clinical and Epidemiological Investigation Center
June 14, 2018
2018 Jun. PLoS One.13(6):e0197021.
  • Samouda H
  • Ruiz-Castell M
  • Bocquet V
  • Kuemmerle A
  • Chioti A
  • Dadoun F
  • Kandala NB
  • Stranges S.
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