The 2022 Best Papers Warded


From July 24 to 28, 2023, the 67th Annual Meetings of the Brazilian Region of the International Biometric Society (RBRAS), and the 20th Symposium on Applied Statistics to Agricultural Experimentation (SEAGRO) were held in Londrina-PR-Brazil. During these events, we award the Best Paper published on the Brazilian Journal of Biometrics (BJB) in the previous year. A committee of BJB Associate Editors was formed to award the best paper.


The BJB committee granted an honorable mention in “The 2022 Best Paper Warded” to:

Kirch, J. L., Ferneda, B. G., Garcia, F. H. S., Piedade, S. M. S., & Lara, I. A. R. (2022). Alternatives to the classical frequentist confidence interval for describing zero-inflated leaf disease severity. Brazilian Journal of Biometrics, 40(2).


Salvador, M. L., Ribeiro Jr., E. E., Taconeli, C. A., & Lara, I. A. R. (2022). Analysis of multinomial data with overdispersion diagnostics and application. Brazilian Journal of Biometrics, 40(3).


“The 2022 Best Paper Warded” was awarded by the BJB committee to:


Carrilho, J., & Lopes, M. B. (2022). Classification and biomarker selection in lower-grade glioma using robust sparse logistic regression applied to RNA-seq data. Brazilian Journal of Biometrics, 40(4), 371–381.


Congratulations to the winning authors!


We invite you to read the winning papers and see for yourself the qualities of the papers that so impressed the committee.