Advancing Clinical Research in Nephrology: Approaches and Methods

III. Observational Studies: Case Studies

October 31, 2017 | 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Location: Room 275

Session Description

This program covers many approaches used in modern clinical investigation, including epidemiology, clinical trials, and qualitative research. Attendees can learn about fundamental concepts, innovative approaches to data acquisition, stakeholder engagement, systems biology, precision medicine, and implementation science. Case studies and panel discussions illustrate challenges and solutions, and help facilitate interaction between course participants and speakers.

Moderator(s)

  • Matthew D. Breyer, MD, FASN
  • Laura M. Dember, MD, FASN
  • Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, MBBS, FASN
  • Mahboob Rahman, MD

Presentations

  • Selecting the Right Design
    01:00 PM - 01:40 PM
    Joachim H. Ix, MD, FASN
  • Minimizing Bias
    01:40 PM - 02:20 PM
    Bryan R. Kestenbaum, MD, MS
  • Analytical Approaches
    02:20 PM - 03:00 PM
    Orlando M. Gutierrez, MD