Clinical Statistics for Nonstatisticians

Venue: Drug Information Association, Inc

Location: Horsham, Pennsylvania, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 24, 2011 End Date/Time: Oct 25, 2011
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Description

Learn the basic statistical concepts fundamental to clinical research, including how to apply statistical concepts to clinical investigation.



WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Basic statistical concepts such as variability, confidence intervals, hypotheses testing, and P-values
Various study designs and techniques to avoid bias
How to work in concert with statisticians to design a study with decreased variability and increased precision
Clinical equivalence
How to use basic statistical terminology with ease
Statistician's role in clinical research


Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:

Apply concepts such as variability, confidence intervals, hypotheses testing, and P-values to current projects to make better decisions faster
Distinguish various study designs and identify techniques to avoid bias in current and new studies
Summarize why and how to work in concert with statisticians to design clinical trials
Demonstrate how to establish clinical equivalence
Effectively speak to co-workers and management using statistical terms to explain your point
Discuss the statistician's role in clinical research


Target Audience:

Professionals who work with statistical concepts related to clinical research
Administrative support staff
Professionals involved in the financing of clinical trials and research


Event Code:
11404

Venue

maria.keller@diahome.org
Horsham
Pennsylvania
United States
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