Overview

Accelsiors Ltd., a scientifically-driven, full service CRO regularly hosts events in the field of clinical biostatistics, of various topics - let it be an ISCB short course of theoretical nature with invited lecturers or a relaxed forum looking at one of the most challenging areas of clinical research from not only statistical, but also from regulatory and clinical aspects. The series of events were initiated and are organized professionally by our dedicated Biostatistics Unit.

These events play an essential role in keeping our company in the forefront, in the professional development of our dedicated workforce and in bridging professionals from academic, regulatory and industry backgrounds.

We hope to welcome you in our next event!   

 

News on Events

 

  • Materials of this Year’s Events are Being Uploaded!

October 27, 2016

We would like to inform all of you that video interviews, photos and written materials are being uploaded of this year’s two events to the site, some of which are already accessible.

 

  • Agenda of the Stephen Senn Short Course

September 24, 2016

Please find the detailed agenda of the Stephen Senn lecture here.

 

  • Accelsiors to Host Inaugural Biosimilars Forum

August 05, 2016

Accelsiors, today announced its inaugural Biosimilars Forum. This 2-day event, taking place on 6 - 7 October 2016, will provide a series of informative lectures and networking opportunities pertaining to the clinical and statistical challenges of Biosimilar development.

“Challenges in the Assessment of Similarity or Equivalence of Biologicals and Complex Drugs”

Our guest lecturer, Dr Shein-Chung Chow from the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University School of Medicine, will present a series of lectures on the design and analysis of biosimilar studies, providing an overview of current regulatory requirements for assessing biosimilarity of biosimilar products and giving a detailed description of the fundamental differences and assumptions between the chemical generic products and follow-on biologics. This special event is planned to be adjacent to another important international meeting in Budapest: “Challenges in the Assessment of Similarity or Equivalence of Biologicals and Complex Drugs,” 10 - 11 October 2016 (SRACD 2016), and will be hosted in Accelsiors’ Global Headquarters in Budapest, Hungary.

Please find a detailed agenda here which includes information on the registration.

 

  • Accelsiors to Host an ISCB Short Course by Stephen Senn: Statistical Issues in Drug Development

May 17, 2016

A two-day short course will be held on 14-15 October in Budapest by Stephen Senn (Head of Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics at Luxembourg Institute of Health).

The event covers important issues and controversies with which statisticians working in drug development are confronted. It will be particularly useful for those who are interested in fruitful dialogue between medical statisticians and the life scientists with whom they collaborate. It should be of interest not only to statisticians but also to those who have to work with them. Covered topics will include: causality in clinical trials, approaches to inference, allocating patients to treatment, measuring treatment effects, the use of baseline and covariate information, determining sample size and personalised medicine.

Shall you be interested, please find more details of the event and registration here.