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The Interventional Studies in Aging Center (ISAC) at the Hinda and Arthur Marcus Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife and the Center for Long-Term Care Quality & Innovation (Q&I Center) at Brown School of Public Health, are pleased to share the calendar of upcoming lectures in the HSL/Brown Joint Seminar Series on Clinical Trials in Aging. This series focuses on review of current issues in the design and execution of clinical trials, including pragmatic clinical research trials, and on the presentation of work in progress on trials currently in the field.


No Seminar Summer (July, Aug)

September 4th
½ day @ HSL
11:45 AM Semimar

Stepped Wedge Designs
Monica Taljaard, PhD
Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute; Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa

No Seminar (October/November)

December 12, 2019
Thurs at 11:45 AM
@ Brown

Title TBD
Matthias Hoben, Dr rer medic (Health & Nursing Sciences)
Assistant Professor Nursing
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
University of Alberta

January 29, 2020
11:45 AM @ HSL

Balanced Randomization in Cluster Design RCTs
Thomas Travison, PhD
Director of Biostatistics, Co-Director of the Interventional Studies in Aging Center, Marcus Institute; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center