Minimizing Bias in the Design of Cohort and Cast-Control Studies

April 25, 2018
1:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time

Register Online

Register today for the upcoming webcast, Minimizing Bias in the Design of Cohort and Case-Control Studies, from the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). This is a grant-sponsored webcast; it is complimentary for attendees.

During this session, Todd A. Miano, PharmD, MSCE, will highlight the most essential aspects of cohort and case-control study designs. Dr. Miano will also discuss strategies and best practices for avoiding bias when performing your own research and when collaborating with others.

Learning Objectives
  • Differentiate the cohort and case-control study designs
  • Identify appropriate study designs based on the study question
  • Discuss sources of bias in these designs and employ methods to reduce bias

Todd A. Miano, PharmD, MSCE
Critical Care Pharmacist, Pharmacoepidemiology Research Fellow
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Drayton A. Hammond, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical Intensive Care & Cardiac Intensive Care
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois, USA