Short course Advanced Clinical Trial Design

Advance your understanding of randomised controlled trials and explore the latest insights in trial design.

  • Delivery mode: On Campus
  • Duration: 1-9 days
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What you will learn

Gain contemporary skills and knowledge.

This comprehensive short course will give you a theoretical and practical understanding of trends and issues in the design, implementation, conduct, analysis and interpretation of randomised controlled trials (RCTs).

It is ideal for health professionals, post-doctoral researchers, higher degree research students or those who aspire to be a part of randomised clinical trials as a sub-study PI, project manager, clinical trial administrator or clinical research associate.

This course is delivered across three intensive sessions. You have the flexibility to attend the days and sessions that most interest you.

Develop fundamental knowledge of study protocols and ethics

Explore fundamental concepts including selecting, recruiting and care of participants, design of study protocols, determination of study duration, regulatory and ethical issues, data management and site monitoring.

Learn about analysing and interpreting RCTs

Gain an understanding of current concepts and practical issues associated with quality assurance, analysis and interpretation of RCTs.

Explore the latest developments in trial design

You'll engage with industry and academic leaders and gain their insights on the latest developments in trial design (including adaptive design, stepped-wedge trials, registry-based clinical trials).


For individuals

To take Advanced Clinical Trial Design as a stand-alone course, you'll pay the normal price.

Please contact Student Support to pay by invoice.


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