Stats 20182018-10-18T13:58:19+00:00

Develop the statistical knowledge required
to better understand today’s cancer clinical trials!

Today, statistics are foundational to understand clinical trials. This EORTC* course provides an introduction to the statistical methods used for the design, conduct and analysis of cancer clinical trials. It will insist on the philosophy and provide a deep understanding of the statistical principles whilst avoiding too technical formulations. With this course, the attendees will be better equipped to design their own clinical research, work in a multidisciplinary team involving statisticians and to critically appraise the scientific value of published research.

This course is aimed at non-statisticians who work in clinical research or at statisticians with little or no experience in clinical trials.

* European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer

Programme

Optional Introduction

For those attendees who do not have any basic training in general statistics, an optional half day introduction course to statistics and probability (incl. notions of experiment, random variable, distributions, estimations, hypothesis testing) is organized before the official start of the course.

Course

Faculty

SPEAKERS

UEMS-EACCME® Accreditation

UEMS

Europe

The EORTC course “Clinical Trial Statistics for Non Statisticians”, Brussels, Belgium, 12/06/2018-15/06/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 20 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

USA

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.

Canada

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Conflicts of Interest

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel bookings are not managed by EORTC

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for this event at the Crowne Plaza Brussels – Le Palace (course venue).

The deadline for hotel reservations is 10 May 2018.
Accommodation requests received after 10 May will be processed on a space-available basis and may be subject to higher rates. Please contact the hotel (reservations@cpbxl.be) for any further information and/or confirmation.

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