Date: Friday 10 September 2010, 14:00 - 16:30
Location: Oriel College, Oxford, UK
Target audience: Clinical and non-clinical professionals involved in planning, conducting and publishing randomised trials in health research.
Registration fee: £30 (places limited to 80 participants, book soon)
The seminar will provide an intensive overview of the major scientific and ethical issues relating to the quality of health research reporting with the main focus on reporting randomised trials.
We will present the updated guidance for reporting randomised trials, the CONSORT 2010 Statement, and CONSORT for abstracts together with an overview of other relevant key reporting guidelines.
Professor Doug Altman, Director, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, UK
Dr Sally Hopewell, Senior Research Fellow, CONSORT Group, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Oxford, UK
Prof. Steve Woloshin, Centre for Medicine in the Media, Dartmouth Inst. for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Hanover, NH, USA
Prof. Lisa Schwartz, Centre for Medicine in the Media, Dartmouth Inst. for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Hanover, NH, USA
Dr Emma Veitch, Senior Editor, PLoS Medicine
Mrs Allison Hirst, Research Fellow, EQUATOR Network, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Oxford, UK
For more details see http://www.equator-network.org/index.aspx?o=1029&newsitem=1253