Biostatistics guest speaker, Lu Tang, University of Michigan, will present, "Fusion Learning in Integrative Data Analysis."
Biostatistics guest speaker, Michael Sohn, University of Pennsylvania, will present, "Statistical Methods in Microbiome Data Analysis."
Biostatistics Seminar guest speaker, Dong-Yun Kim, PhD, Adjunct Associate Professor, Georgetown University, will present, "Continuous Monitoring of Patient Accrual in Multi-center Clinical Trials".
In this talk we introduce Sequential Patient Recruit Monitoring (SPRM), a new and efficient accrual monitoring method. Built on a sequential probability ratio test using Woodroofe boundaries, SPRM is an evidence-based, decision-support tool that provides opportunity for corrective action in a timely manner. Suitable for the modern, centralized data management environment, it requires minimal effort to maintain. The method can easily accommodate protocol changes involving sample size and/or recruitment period modification. We illustrate the method using real accrual data from two phase III, multi-center clinical trials.
Last Updated On Thursday, October 12, 2017 by Haydo, Amber LC
Created On Wednesday, August 09, 2017
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