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Young Statisticians Seminar (25th October 2017), Vienna

This year, three IDEAS ESRs had the responsibility of organising the annual International Biometric Society Herbstseminar in Vienna.


Statistical Methods and Designs in Clinical Oncology Symposium (9th November 2017), Paris

This Symposium is open to statisticians interested in advanced methods for clinical research in oncology.

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IDEAS Summer School II (11th-15th September 2017)

The second IDEAS Summer School took place at the Politecnico di Torino in Italy

Project spotlight:

10. Bias and precision in early phase adaptive studies and its consequences for the decisions about conducting and designing confirmatory studies

The literature on adaptive designs largely concerns methods for the primary hypothesis tests in Phase III clinical trials and meanwhile includes some limited research on bias and precision of point estimates. The yet unresolved difficulties arising from biased estimates in adaptive design have been one of the major concerns against their use in late phase clinical trials

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