5-Day Immersion Course

Program Schedule

This is the 2022 course program (subject to change).

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Introduction and Group Project Preparation

02:00-03:00pm Registration

04:00-05:15pm Introduction – Felipe Fregni

05:15-06:00pm Bias - Lotfi Merabet

06:00-06:45pm Case Discussion on Pragmatic Trials: Going beyond observational studies and randomized clinical trials - Felipe Fregni

06:45-08:00pm Small Group Discussion

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Group Project – Design, Regulatory and Management Issues

08:00-08:45am Lecture - Special Topic I – Leslie Kalish

08:45-12:00pm Small Group Discussions

12:00-04:00pm Break

02:00-04:00pm Individual Office Hours with Speakers (Optional)

02:00-03:00pm Statistics Walk-in Office Hours - Clarissa Valim & Armando Teixeira-Pinto (Optional)

03:00-04:00pm After PPCR: Follow-up Educational Programs (Optional)

04:00-05:00pm Small Group Discussion

05:00-08:00pm Manuscript Writing Workshop - Part I - Donald Halstead

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Group Project Workshop – Statistical Review

08:00-08:45am Lecture - Special Topic II – Janis Breeze

08:45-12:00pm Small Group Discussion

12:00-04:00pm Break

12:00-04:00pm Special Statistical Office Hours with Armando Teixeira-Pinto: Data analysis, data interpretation and other statistical questions

02:00-04:00pm Individual Office Hours with Speakers (optional)

03:00-04:00pm Meeting for 2016 participants interested in being PPCR 2022 TAs

04:00-08:00pm Manuscript Writing Workshop - Part II - Donald Halstead

Friday, November 18, 2022

Manuscript Writing and Submission

08:00-08:45am Lecture - Special Topic III - Ben Illigens & Ingeborg Friehs

08:45-12:00pm Small Group Discussion

12:00-03:00pm Break

02:00-03:00pm Individual Office Hours with Speakers (Optional)

 03:00-06:00pm Manuscript Writing Workshop - Part III - Donald Halstead

 06:00-08:30pm Break

 08:30-12:00am Celebration and Awards

Saturday, November 19, 2022

Manuscript Submission and Post-Submission

08:00-11:00am Final Group Project Presentations - Final grading

11:00-11:45am Practical Exercise and wrap-up - Felipe Fregni

11:45-12:00pm Closing Remarks - Faculty members

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