Short Course by Prof. Ian Roberts of London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Kyoto University School of Public Health (KUSPH) invites you to the special short course on Short Course by Prof. Ian Roberts of London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Prof. Ian Roberts is a Professor of Epidemiology & Public Health and co-director of the Clinical Trials Unit at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He is the principal investigator of several large international randomised controlled trials. His current focus is the conduct of large scale trials of tranexamic acid in the management of acute severe bleeding.

This course is sponsored by the Kyoto University Clinical Biostatistics Course.

Dates: December 23 to 27, 2019
December 23, 13:00-14:30 – Statistical issues in the CRASH-3 rial of tranexamic acid in traumatic brain injury
December 24, 16:30-18:00 – Large scale clinical trials
December 25, 13:00-14:30 – Why disease burden should not be used to establish public health priorities
December 26, 13:00-14:30 – The extreme unreliability of meta-analysis of small trials
December 27, 13:00-14:30 – Getting research into practice

Walk-ins are welcomed also, although, we prefer that you register so we can prepare enough handouts for you. Please register in the link below by December 20
https://forms.gle/2KRMuqSCXT74Je8Y9

Thank you and we look forward to your participation!

Best regards,
Sponsor: Kyoto University Clinical Biostatistics Course

Coordinator: KUSPH-SGU International Office