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* After Friday, May 21, 2021, costs are $1687.50.
for non-statisticians, this basic statistical concepts workshop has direct
applicability to clinical research. The choice of statistical method, the
application of statistical principles, and the interpretation of statistical
results are the foundation of the design and analysis of clinical trials. It is
therefore critical that statistical methods are fully understood before they
are implemented. This course is beneficial to all clinical research
professionals involved in the design, monitoring, interpretation, and reporting
of clinical trials. Please note that this is not a course on statistical
formulas or computations.
- Determine what information the statistician needs
to determine the sample size
- Identify the appropriate sample
statistical designs for a study
- Employ statistical terms used in
- Define the role of the statistician
in the study design
- Determine the approach to become
comfortable talking to statisticians
- Monitors who will assist in designing and
- Clinical Research Associates who
will be communicating with statisticians
- Clinical Project Leaders who will be
designing and evaluating studies
- Regulatory Professionals who utilize
statistical concepts in their reports
- Medical Writers who must interpret
The course will be led by the following
Stella Stergiopoulos, M.S., M.P.H..
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Day One: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Elements in Choice of Statistical Method
Descriptive Statistics: Distributions; mean, median, mode, standard
- Methods for Preserving Objectivity: Blinding; randomization; consequences of violations
- Inference, Generalizing to a Population: Standard error; confidence interval; estimation and
- Study Design: Uncontrolled studies; parallel groups; crossover designs
(patient as own control); block designs
Two: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Hypothesis Testing: Creating hypothesis from objectives; level of
significance, p-values; one-sided versus two-sided; types of errors
- Power and Sample Size: Accuracy of estimates; confidence intervals; testing (effect
size and variability)
- Choice of Statistical Method
- Specialized Topics
- Interpreting the Statistical Report
- Drawing Random Samples
- Constructing Confidence Intervals
- Creating and Testing with Real Data
Individual and Group Hypotheses
fees include assorted breakfast items that will be available each day ½ hour
prior to the start of the seminar. Also included is a Networking Lunch that
will be served each training day.
Special rates are available for
multiple attendees from the same organization.
Contact Melissa Dolen at 781-972-5418 to discuss your options and take
advantage of the savings.
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Barnett International is accredited by the
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing
pharmacy education. Participants will
receive 15 hours (1.5 CEUs) of continuing education credit for full
participation, including the completion of a pre-test, post-test, and program
evaluation. Barnett International will
issue a receipt of completion for earned CEUs within three weeks of program
completion. ACPE#: 0778-0000-21-005-L04-P.
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