Thursday 13th


SY1: Choosing Estimands in a Clinical Trial

09.30-16.00 hrs. (estimated) - Room: TBA

Promoters: Rosa Lamarca, AstraZeneca R&D Centre, Barcelona, Spain and Frank Bretz, Novartis Pharma, AG, Switzerland



  • Regulatory Perspective: Rob Hemmings

Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, United Kingdom


  • Industry Perspective: Mouna Akacha

Novartis Pharma AG, Switzerland


  • Statistical Perspective: James Roger


  • Epidemiological Perspective: Rhian Daniel

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom


  • Clinical Perspective: Esther García Gil

Aclidinium Franchise, AstraZeneca Barcelona, Spain





SY2: Modelling Personalised Screening: a Step Forward on Risk Assessment Methods

09.30-16.00 hrs. (estimated) - Room: TBA

Promoter: Montse Rue, University of Lleida, Spain



  •  Antonis Antoniou Modelling for High Risk Individuals

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom


  • Inmaculada Arostegui Validating Prediction Models

University of the Basque Country and Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, Spain


  •  Judith Balmaña Clinical Practice Perspective

Vall d'Hebron Institut of Oncology, Spain


  •  Sandra J. Lee Collaborative Modelling for Cancer Screening

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, USA


  •  Ewout W. Steyerberg Modelling for Clinical Prediction

Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands





SY3: Statistical Methods for Medical Imaging and their Use in Clinical and Epidemiological Studies

09.30-16.00 hrs. (estimated) - Room: TBA

Promoter: María Durbán, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain



  • Jarek Harezlak

Indiana University, USA

  • Brian Caffo

Bloomberg School of Public Health, John Hopkins University, USA

  • María del Mar Vila

Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques (IMIM), Spain

  • Manuel Desco

University General Hospital Gregorio Marañón and University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain

  • Finbarr O'Sullivan

University College Cork, Ireland



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