LICTR Seminar Series

The seminars are open to all staff and students and usually take place Wednesday lunchtimes between 12:30 and 13:30 throughout the year. Please check back for updates. 

Whilst all are welcome to attend we do have limited places, if you would like to reserve a place please do so via this website.

Forthcoming Speakers

13 December 2016: Mike Campbell

University of Sheffield

"A CONSORT statement for pilot trials"

Past Speakers: 2016

12 October 2016: Paul Lambert

University of Leicester

"Beyond the hazard ratio: alternative ways to quantify differences in survival when using flexible parametric survival models"

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20 July 2016: Riya Bathia, Krishna Letchemanan and Louise Brown

University College London

"FOCUS4 Trial"

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 15 June 2016: Janis Baird

University of Southampton

"Guidance for process evaluation of complex interventions"

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4 May 2016: Catrin Tudur-Smith

University of Liverpool

"Good principles for sharing individual participant data from publicly funded clinical trials"

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6 April 2016: Claire Hulme

University of Leeds

"Economic evaluation alongside clinical trials (EEACTs)"

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Past Speakers: 2015

14 October 2015: Ian White 

MRC Biostatistics Unit

"Methods to account for treatment switching in randomised controlled trials"

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21 September 2015: Philip Pallmann 

MRC North West Methodology Hub

"Adaptive clinical trial designs"

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3 June 2015: Sue Todd

University of Reading

“Effective Data Monitoring Committees”

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22 April 2015: Nigel Stallard 

Warwick Medical School

"Adaptive designs for confirmatory randomised controlled clinical trials"

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4 February 2015: Jane Blazeby 

University of Bristol

"Improving RCTs in surgery: describing, standardising and monitoring interventions"

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Past Speakers: 2014

3 December 2014: Tim Morris 

MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL

"Re-randomisation of patients to clinical trials"

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12 November 2014: Karla Hemming

University of Birmingham

"The stepped wedge cluster randomised trial: rationale, design, analysis and reporting"

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15 October 2014: Shaun Treweek

University of Aberdeen

"Trial Forge: making trials more efficient"

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2 July 2014: Jonathan Cook

University of Oxford

"Randomised controlled trials - what exactly are we trying to detect?"

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11 June 2014: Mahesh Parmar

MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL

"Randomised Trials: New Designs for New Challenges"

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7 May 2014: Aidan O'Keeffe

University College London

"Regression Discontinuity Design"

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26 February 2014: Jeremy Wyatt

Leeds Institute of Health Sciences

"Overcoming biases in trials of complex interventions: the case of eHealth"

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16 January 2014: Chris Roberts

University of Manchester

"Clustering in individually randomised trials"

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Past Speakers: 2013

15 October 2013: June Stevens

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

"An epidemiologists view of obesity intervention research"

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