Agenda and Speakers for Clinical Trials Workshop

Design & Analysis of Clinical Trials in Neuromodulation

Monday, April 27, 2020

9:00 AM

Welcome and Introduction

Steve Kautz, PhD and Marcas Bamman, PhD

9:10 AM

Keynote Address

Mark George, MD

9:50 AM

Q and A

10:00 AM

Designing Neuromodulation Trials UAB

  • Pilots/small studies
  • Phase I, II trials - Dose finding trial nuances
  • Phase III trials
  • Gary Cutter, ScD and Marcas Bamman, PhD

    10:45 AM

    Q and A

    11;00 AM

    Two-site combinatorial therapy trial planned by MUSC and UAB which combines rTMS and aerobic exercise rehab post-stroke.
    Nuances and challenges of designing and conducting a randomized trial involving more than 1 intervention in combination

    Chris Gregory, PT, PhD; Mark George, MD; Marcas Bamman, PhD; Gary Cutter, ScD

    11:40 AM

    Q and A

    11:55 AM

    Lunch Break

    12:30 PM

    Statistical Analyses for longitudinal studies MUSC

  • Linear Mixed Models
  • Multilevel Models
  • Generalized Linear Mixed Models
  • Data Reduction
  • Viswanathan Ramakrishnan, PhD

    1:15 PM

    Q and A

    1:30 AM

    Case study 1 - MUSC
    Interactive session and Q and A

    Viswanathan Ramakrishnan, PhD and Lisa McTeague, PhD

    2:30 PM

    Case study 2 - UF/MUSC
    Interactive session and Q and A

    David Clark, PhD; Marcas Bamman, PhD; Viswanathan Ramakrishnan, PhD; Steve Kautz, PhD

    3:30 PM

    Concluding remarks

    Steve Kautz, PhD and Marcas Bamman, PhD