Professional Development Courses

A mix of researchers and students discuss topics with Prof John WhiteheadThe MPS Research Unit has prepared a suite of professional development courses that may be commissioned by a company or organisation, tailored to meet special requirements and presented at a location of your choice both for statisticians and non-statisticians. A selection of these courses is scheduled each year for presentation at Lancaster University.

2013/14 Programme at Lancaster University

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Courses Available for Commission

For Statisticians:

  • Sample size determination in clinical trials (2 days)
  • Bayesian Methods for Clinical trials (2 or 3 days)
  • Statistical Methods for Ordered Categorical Data  (2 days)
  • Statistical methods for ordered categorical data (2 days)
  • Dose-escalation Procedures in Phase I Clinical Trials (2 days)
  • Meta-analysis of Clinical Trials (2 days)

For non-statisticians:

  • A primer on Bayesian Methods and Adaptive Designs
  • Systematic Reviews of Clinical Trials
  • Data and Safety Monitoring Workshop

Each course lasts for one day.