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Introduction to Design, Conduct and Analysis of Pragmatic Clinical Trials

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11 June 2018 - 13 June 2018

Time: 8:25 - 10:25am
Venue: At Centre for Primary Care and Public Health, Yvonne Carter Building 58 Turner Street, Whitechapel London E1 2AB

Introduction to Design, Conduct and

Analysis of   Pragmatic

Clinical Trials


Who is the course intended for?

Anyone involved in the design, conduct, analysis or reporting of a pragmatic trials in the aca­demic or NHS sector. The course will be of interest to new principal investigators, Research nurses, PhD students, early career researchers and trial managers. 

At the end of the course students will be able to:                                                 

  • understand the key features of pragmatic trials.
  • understand the processes involved in setting up and conducting pragmatic trials.
  • demonstrate a basic knowledge and understanding of the process of designing, conducting and analysing pragmatic, complex intervention clinical trials.
  • produce a good first draft of a clinical trial protocol. 

Topics to be covered include:

The importance  of pragmatic  trials  in  healthcare,  designing  interventions, randomisation, choosing outcomes, sample size considerations, ethics, trial set-up, recruitment, trial man­agement, data collection, quality control, quality assurance, adverse event reporting, statisti­cal analysis, trial analysis, economic analysis, CONSORT and trial reporting.


Teaching will consist of short lectures followed by group-work. The course will conclude with a Trials  in the real world' workshop followed by a 'Putting it into practice' session where stu­dents will produce a trial protocol.



£600 full rate

£500 early bird rate

£450 QM/ Barts staff rate

£350 early bird rate 


Early bird booking closes

11th May 2018


Course Dates:

11th to 13thJune 2018



Centre for Primary Care and Public Health Yvonne Carter Building

58 Turner St

London E1 2AB


Contact for delegates

Email: Phone: 020 7882 2503

For more information


Link for online registration and payments:­-conduct-and-analysis-of-pragmatic-clinical-triaIs-2018

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