Bristol Oxford Surgical Trials Course

Category: Training - School of Surgery

Date: May 17th 2017 until May 19th 2017

Location: Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford OX2 6UD

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The Oxford and Bristol Surgical Trials Units will be holding a 3-day Surgical Research Training Event on Surgical Trials for Core and Specialist Trainees registered in the Oxford and Severn Deaneries.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Why we need randomised trials
  • Formulating the research question
  • Choosing a trial design
  • Outcome measures
  • How to set up a randomised trial
  • Basic statistics for randomised trials

The 2017 course will be held in Wolfson College, Oxford (the location alternates between Oxford and Bristol each year). Participants must be able to attend all three days.



To include:

  • Prof Jane Blazeby
  • Prof David Beard
  • Prof Jonathan Cook
  • Prof Andy Carr
  • Prof Chris Rogers



£120. (Written/email confirmation of study leave will be required on booking.)


Registration/Additional Information

Please register your interest with the course coordinators: Jiyang Li (01865 737929) or Neelam Hassanali (01865 22347), or email them at

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