Biostatistics seminar: cluster randomised & stepped wedge trials
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 from 14:00 to 17:00 (BST)
The Centre for Biostatistics at The University of Manchester and the Royal Statistical Society Manchester Local Group are organising a joint seminar on the topic of "cluster randomised and stepped wedge trials".
14:00-14:50 Prof John Matthews, Newcastle University
"Stepped Wedge Designs – Cluster or Crossover?"
14:50-15:40 Dr Karla Hemming, University of Birmingham
"The assumption of common secular trends across clusters in a stepped-wedge cluster randomised trial: does it matter?""
16:00-16:50 Dr Andrew Copas, UCL
"Optimal design of cluster randomised trials with baseline data"
The full programme including abstracts is available here.
The seminar is free to attend, but registration is required for catering purposes.
For any queries, please contact Wendy Lamb on 0161 275 7564 or Wendy.J.Lamb@manchester.ac.uk