Undertaking clinical trials in trauma and orthopaedics

Monday 27 June 2016, 9.30AM to 4.30pm

Speaker(s): Presenters will include Professor David Torgerson, Director of YTU; Professor Catherine Hewitt, Senior Statistican; Dr Catriona McDaid, Senior Research Fellow; Dr Stephen Brealey, Senior Trial Co-ordinator and Professor Amar Rangan, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

The programme for this event will focus specifically on issues relevant to randomised controlled trials in trauma and orthopaedics and speakers will draw on relevant examples in this field where possible.

By attending this event you will gain:

  • a mixture of lectures and workshop activities
  • an understanding of designing clinical trials with a specific focus on efficient study designs
  • an overview of planning, costing and delivery of a trial
  • planning public involvement in grant applications and trials
  • the opportunity to network with colleagues
  • an opportunity to talk to experienced trialists and methodologists and get feedback on your research ideas.

The cost for attending one day is £40 and for attending both days is £80. Accommodation is not provided. There will be a conference dinner on the evening of Monday, 27 June at a local restaurant at a cost of £20 per person.

For more information and to view the two day programme download the Undertaking clinical trials in trauma and orthopaedics - course flyer June 2016 (PDF , 317kb).

To book, please visit the online booking web page.

Location: Ron Cooke Hub, University of York

Admission: £40 per day.