Statistics for Clinical Trials

This course in practical statistics for clinical trials covers protocol development and statistical analysis planning, statistical methods for testing for differences and estimating effect sizes, and the presentation and interpretation of results.

The primary focus of this course is to provide an understanding of the key statistical components required when conducting randomised clinical trials in accordance to the ICH E9 guideline, and for individuals to be able to demonstrate competencies in these components and apply them to clinical trials.


The overall aims of this module are to enable students:

To gain competence in execution and interpretation of core statistical techniques used by medical statisticians in randomized clinical trials, including:


The last date for receipt of complete applications is 5pm Friday 16th June 2017.