IPHARMA seminar on biostatics in Sechenov University
On February 9th, the live part of the advanced training in Biostatistics was held at the faculty of Industrial pharmacy of the Sechenov University. This year, the audience was quite diverse: representatives of pharmacological companies, researchers from accredited medical organizations, and members of CROs.
The seminar was hosted by Natalia Vostokova, IPHARMA chief operating officer. The topic was “Statistics in clinical trials”. The following questions were discussed using examples:
Selection of endpoints
Types of statistical hypotheses
Calculation of the sample size
Preparation of a statistical analysis plan
Presentation of trial results
Special aspects of using adaptive design in clinical trials
After finishing the course, listeners passed tests for self-examination and got certificates of qualification upgrade.