Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
Introduction to methods used in the design, interim monitoring, and analysis of clinical trials, including the impact of patient exclusions and other causes of incomplete data. Concepts and principles emphasized. Main focus on randomized Phase III (comparative) trials.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesHLTH 345
 RecommendedStat 121.
 ProgramsContaining HLTH 441
Course Outcomes

Study Design, Analysis, and Interpretation

Develop the capacity to evaluate the design, analysis, and interpretation of human studies.

Research Opportunities

Practice the skills needed to identify research opportunities and design studies that pursue those opportunities.

Written and Oral Evaluation and Presentation

Develop the capacity for oral and written evaluation of research, as well as oral and written presentation of individual study proposals.