Geneva University Hospitals

9th Symposium of the Swiss Clinical Trial Organisation

Publié par Page Hussy Chantal le 12.06.2019
Emerging methodologies and measures in clinical research: what challenges and solutions lie ahead ?

9ème Symposium de la Swiss Clinical Trial Organisation (SCTO)

Emerging methodologies and measures in clinical research : what challenges and solutions lie ahead ?

12 juin 2019  de 10h00 à 16h30 aux Hôpitaux universitaires de Genève

Big data and enhanced computing power are creating a whirlwind of prospects in clinical research. Yet scientists still need to apply rigour and method to their work for it to stand up to scrutiny and produce convincing, impactful results.

This Symposium explores the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, in particular :
– methodological issues
– outcome measurements
– patient-reported outcomes (PROs)
– population-reported outcomes
– core outcome sets
– complex trial designs and
– conducting sound research in developing countries

The speakers will emphasise practical examples and the application of these trends and developments in the daily work of clinical researchers.

Registration deadline : June 5th, 2019


The SCTO is the central cooperation platform for patient-oriented clinical research in Switzerland.

  • Vision is to serve patients and society through excellent clinical research.

  • Mission is to get the best minds collaborating on optimising clinical research.




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