AOPEER Principles of Clinical Research
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
26 Oct 2019 - 27 Oct 2019
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Learning objectives
Explain the importance of doing research and the link to evidence-based medicine.
Apply the basic principles of literature search and critical appraisal.
Follow GCP guidelines and adhere to ethical requirements, eg, informed consent.
Identify a clinical problem, formulate a clinical research question, and select the study design.
Collaborate with a statistician to perform sample size calculation and basic statistical analyses.
Describe the principles of medical writing.
Utilize available research environment, resources, and tools.
Matthew Allen  (Chairperson)
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Type AOVET / AO partner event
Level Principles
Region North America
Language(s) English
Scope International
Academic status Peer reviewed
Format Seminar (full day)
Content Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience Clinical investigations, Education/teaching, Research
Closing date26 Oct 2019
Available places18
Online registrationClick here to register
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
United States Dollars 600.00 USD
Available discounts Amount %
Member discount -120.00 USD 20% available until 25 Oct 2019
Residents discount -60.00 USD 10% available until 25 Oct 2019
Medical student -60.00 USD 10% available until 25 Oct 2019
Special discount -120.00 USD 20% available until 25 Oct 2019
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Payment options and information
USD 600 for non-AO members
USD 540 non-for-profit organizations and SwaPP members
USD 480 for members of an AO Clinical Division, Tufts University residents, (PhD) students and medical students

Hotel information:

There are special rates available at the DoubleTree by Hilton Boston:

If you would like to make a reservation online you can do so right from their webpage:
You need then to click the link in the left column “add special rate codes”, then in the box labeled “Group Code:” they would put AFD.

Rates are only available until 24 September 2019.

Included services
Coffee breaks
Course materials
Ms Mulekwa Merten
AO Foundation
Study Assistant
Stettbachstrasse 6

8600 Dübendorf
AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation
Double Tree by Hilton