Advanced Clinical Trials
This course will provide students with advanced knowledge and skills relating to randomised clinical trials. Students will be exposed to the statistical principles, issues and methods involved in the design and analysis of randomised controlled trials (RCTs). This course is offered in conjunction with the Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia (BCA).
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Not currently offered
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The course discusses methods in RCTs for determining stopping rules for interim analysis, analysis methods used with cross-over designs, equivalence, and non-inferiority trials, surrogate end points and the statistical principles encountered in relation to aspects of regulatory/reporting guidelines.
|Replacing Course(s)||This course replaces the following course(s): BIOS6140. Students who have successfully completed BIOS6140 are not eligible to enrol in BIOS6141.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Epidemiology (EPID6420); Mathematical Background for Biostatistics (BIOS6040); Design of Experiments & RCTs (BIOS6060) Probability and Distribution Theory (BIOS6170); Principles of Statistical Inference (BIOS6050); Linear Models (BIOS6070);|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for BIOS6141|