Research Interests

  • Survival and Event History, in particular Multistate Models
  • Bootstrap procedures
  • Processing, management, and (statistical) analysis of register-/population-based datasets with application in epidemiology and medicine
  • Statistical Methodology in Health Services Research

Lectures & Courses

Winter Term 15/16:

Summer Term 15:

Winter Term 2014/15:




  • Tobias Bluhmki*, Dennis Dobler*, Jan Beyersmann, Markus Pauly: The Wild Bootstrap for Multivariate Nelson-Aalen Estimators. Lifetime Data Analysis (Epub ahead of print). doi 10.1007/s10985-018-9423-x

  • Tobias Bluhmki, Claudia Schmoor, Dennis Dobler, Markus Pauly, Jürgen Finke, Martin Schumacher, Jan Beyersmann:  A Wild Bootstrap Approach for the Aalen-Johansen Estimator. Biometrics (Epub ahead of print). doi 10.1111/biom.12861

  • Harriet Sommer*, Tobias Bluhmki*, Jan Beyersmann, Martin Schumacher: Assessing non-inferiority in treatment trials regarding severe infectious diseases: An extension to the entire follow-up period using a cure-death multistate model.  Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2018, 62(1): e01691-17. doi


  • Tobias Bluhmki, Raphael S Peter, Kilian Rapp, Hans-Helmut König, Clemens Becker, Ivonne Lindlbauer, Dietrich Rothenbacher, Jan Beyersmann, Gisela Büchele: Understanding mortality of femoral fractures following low-impact trauma in persons with and without care need.  Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 2017, 18(3): 221-226. doi 10.1016/j.jamda.2016.08.022

  • Tobias Bluhmki, Peter Bramlage, Michael Volk, Matthias Kaltheuner, Thomas Danne, Wolfgang Rathmann, Jan Beyersmann. Time-to-event-Methodology improved Statistical Evaluation in Register-based Health Services Research. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2017, 82: 103-111. doi 0.1016/j.jclinepi.2016.11.001

  • Peter Bramlage, Tobias Bluhmki, Holger Fleischmann,  Matthias Kaltheuner, Jan Beyersmann, Reinhard W Holl, Thomas Danne.  Determinants of weight control in patients on basal insulin treatment - an analysis of the DIVE registry.  BMJ Open Diabetes & Care 2017, 4:e000301. doi 10.1136/bmjdrc-2016-000301


  • Peter Bramlage, Tobias Bluhmki, Wolfgang Rathmann, Matthias Kaltheuner, Jan Beyersmann, Thomas Danne: Identifying patients with Type 2 diabetes in which basal supported oral therapy may not be the optimal treatment strategy. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2016, 116: 127–135. doi 10.1016/j.diabres.2016.03.015


  • Thomas Danne, Tobias Bluhmki, Jochen Seufert, Matthias Kaltheuner, Wolfgang Rathmann, Jan Beyersmann, Peter Bramlage: Treatment intensification using long-acting insulin - predictors of future basal insulin supported oral therapy in the DIVE registry. BMC Endocrine Disorders 2015, 15:54. doi 10.1186/s12902-015-0051-0

*equal contribution


Brief CV


Ulm University
Institute of Statistics
Helmholtzstr. 20 (Room E.45)
89081 Ulm


Phone: (+49) 731/ 50-33104
E-Mail: tobias.bluhmki(at)

Office Hours:

At any time: please make an appointment via e-mail or come spontaneously into my office!