Advanced Cancer Clinical Trials - Design and Implementation

Module Overview
This module will teach students about the theoretical basis of clinical decision making and how this effects our understanding of the role and importance of well conducted clinical trials. Issues of trial design, both in early and phase 3 trials will be addressed as will a variety of trial settings. The emphasis will be on the importance of good trial design and the interpretation of clinical trial data.

Credits
10 credits

Module Attendance Required
1 block week of teaching

Module Dates
2017/18 dates
27 November – 1 December 2017

Assessment
Written assignment

Academics involved in the delivery of this module
Dr Neil Steven, Senior Lecturer and NHS Consultant
Professor Cindy Billingham, Senior Research Fellow Cancer Studies
Mr Kristian Brock, Senior Statistician
Dr Christina Yap, Reader in Biostatistics and Clinical Trials

Stand Alone Course

This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required.
Fee - £550

For further information please contact: 

Programme Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3803 
Email: clinicaloncology@contacts.bham.ac.uk