Bayesian Adaptive Trials
June 27 – July 1, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Course Number: 340.676.11
· Jason Connor
Presents Bayesian adaptive designs and teaches students the skills and considerations necessary to construct such designs. Examines the operating characteristics of Bayesian adaptive designs and the benefits and costs of interim analyses, in particular within the regulatory framework.
- Demonstrate skills in adaptive designs, Bayesian analysis and Bayesian computation
- Assess sets of real-life Bayesian adaptive designs and evaluate considerations that went into each design, and the adaptive decisions that are made in each trial.
Student Evaluation: Exam
Prerequisites: Some knowledge of clinical trials and statistics
Grading Options: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Materials: Provided in class