Clinical trials play a pivotal role in evidence-based medicine. This course will discuss the design, conduct, analysis, and interpretation of Phase I-IV clinical studies.
Professor Ware's research focuses on methods for the analysis of longitudinal data and on the design and analysis of clinical trials. He has served as senior statistician for randomized trials of strategies for protecting the brain during surgical repair of transposition of the great arteries in infants, chelation therapy for lead-exposed children and, currently, vitamin D supplementation to prevent development of diabetes.
More info: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/james-ware/