Bristol Oxford Surgical Trials Course
Category: Training - School of Surgery
Date: April 29th 2015 until May 1st 2015
Of note: This course is currently only available to those registered with either the Severn or Oxford Deaneries.
The Oxford and Bristol Surgical Trials Units will be holding a three-day surgical research training event on Surgical Trials for Core and Specialist Trainees registered in the Oxford and Severn Deaneries.
Topics to be covered include:
- Why we need randomised trials
- Formulating the research question
- Choosing a trial design
- Outcome measures
- How to set up a randomised trial
- Basic statistics for randomised trials
Faculty to include:
- Prof Jane Blazeby
- Prof David Beard
- Prof Jonathan Cook
- Prof Andy Carr
- Prof Freddie Hamdy
Free! (supported by Severn and Oxford Deaneries and the RCS.) Transportation and accommodation costs for Bristol attendees will be supported. Of note: Participants must be able to attend all three days.
Severn surgical trainees should contact Kate Taylor at Kate.Taylor@bristol.ac.uk or 01173 314540. Of note: There are only 20 places allocated to Severn trainees, so act soon!