Biostatistics and Evidence Appraisal for Radiation Oncologists

Statistics Curriculum Steering Committee:
Jordan Kharofa, MD – University of Cincinnati
Kara Leonard, MD, MS – Brown University
Bailey Nelson, MD – University of Cincinnati

Session 1 – Basic Biostatistics Concepts for Radiation Oncologists

Kara Leonard, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

 

Session 2 – Thinking Better About Cancer Drugs

Vinay Prasad, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

 

Session 3 – Basic Intro Biostatistics for Radiation Oncology Residents

Clifton D. Fuller, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

 

Session 4Non-experimental Studies and Observational Data

David Sher, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
UT Southwestern

 

Session 5Radiobiologic Principles in RO Clinical Research Design

Søren Bentzen, PhD, DMSC
Director of the Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

Session 6 – Bayesian Statistics in Clinical Trials

Peter Thall, MD
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
MD Anderson Cancer Center

 

Session 7 – Analyzing and Interpreting Patient Reported Outcomes

Benjamin Movsas, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Henry Ford Cancer Institute