April 23, 1999: 17th Annual Spring Conference
The Delaware Chapter of the American Statistical Association is
sponsoring the 17th Annual Spring Conference. This year's conference is
titled "Statistical Design and Analysis of Life Science Studies: Of
Mice and Men". This one-day conference will consider some of the
fundamental statistical issues in designing and analyzing studies in
toxicology and pharmacology needed to develop a safe and efficacious
product, whether that product is intended for crop protection or human
Statistical Design and Analysis of Life Science Studies:
Of Mice and Men
The talks will begin with a consideration of dose-response
experiments (applied to plants or animals); the use (and misuse) of
historical controls in evaluating a current study; and progress through
the design of clinical trials, AIDS research, and product stability.
There will be topics of interest to most statistical professionals in the
life-sciences. Each talk will be led by a subject matter expert.
Speakers include --
- Keith Soper, Merck
- Joseph Haseman, NIEHS
- Lloyd Fisher, University of Washington
- Carl Peck, Georgetown University Medical Center
- Mike O'Fallon, Mayo Clinic
- Paul Albert, NIH
- Earl Nordbrock, Anesta Corporation
Contact persons are --
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- Chair of Conference Committee
John Green, Ph.D.
Phone: (302) 366-5310.
Jan Ziesing, Conference Services
John M. Clayton Hall
University of Delaware
Route 896/New London Road
Newark, DE 19716-7430
Phone: (302) 831-8649
FAX: (302) 831-2998