Course with Stephen Senn 2016

Czech National Group of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics

in cooperation with the Institute of Computer Science AS CR in Prague, and, 

Faculty of Mathematics & Physics of the Charles University in Prague

Ustav informatiky AV CR
ISCB CR       
MFF UK Praha

are delighted to invite you to attend


a 1-day course on

An Introduction to Statistical Issues in Drug Development


presented by


Prof. Stephen Senn, Ph.D.


Head of the Competence Centre for Methodology & Statistics

CRP-Santé, Luxembourg


(Ústav informatiky AV ČR)
Room # 318 
Pod Vodárenskou věží 2
Prague 8 - Ládví 
(Metro red line "C", exit "Ládví")
Czech Republic

25 November 2016 (Friday)

31 October 2016 (Monday)
(The payment needs to be received by this date. Please, consult below an important information regarding the registration procedure.)


Three Views of Statistics in Drug Development and an Application

09:00 Introduction

09:15 Philosophy (Causality and thinking statistically)

10:15 Questions and Discussion

10:30 Coffee break

11:00 Theory (An elementary explanation of the differences between Bayesians and frequentists)

12:15 Quiz

12:45 Lunch break

14:00 Practical (Design, allocation to treatment and sample size determination.)

15:00 Questions and Discussion

15:15 Tea and coffee break

15:45 Measuring Treatment Effects

16:45 Questions and Discussion

17:00 Close



Early Bird

(until 30 June 2016)


(1 July – 31 October 2016)

ISCB student member

1 500 CZK

60 EUR

2 000 CZK

80 EUR

ISCB regular member

2 000 CZK

80 EUR

2 500 CZK

100 EUR

Non-ISCB member – academia

4 000 CZK

160 EUR

5 250 CZK

210 EUR

Non-ISCB member – business

10 000 CZK

400 EUR

13 250 CZK

530 EUR

Payments by bank transfer ONLY
(* All international payments have to be made in EUR *)


For all domestic (CZK) and international transfers (EUR):

Bank's name and address:  Fio banka, a.s., V Celnici 1028/10, Praha 1, Czech Republic

Account owner                   Mezinárodní společnost pro klinickou biostatistiku v České republice, z.s.

Account number                 2100009829 / 2010  

IBAN                                  CZ3820100000002100009829

BIC code/SWIFT               FIOBCZPPXXX


Important!!: Before you make a payment, please, e-mail an inquiry to the Course Secretary Ms. Lenka Semeráková for confirmation. The number of course participants is limited to 30. Should the course reach its capacity, a notification will be placed here.

For institutions making payments on behalf of their employees: The payment identification number (variabilní symbol) is 20161125. Please, remember to state the name of an employee on whose behalf the payment is made in the comment for the payment recipient (poznámka pro příjemce).


Course Venue
Institute of Computer Science
Czech Academy of Sciences
Pod Vodarenskou vezi 2
182 07 Prague
Czech Republic 
Course Secretary

Ms. Lenka Semeráková

Dept. of Medical Informatics & Biostatistics

Institute of Computer Science

Czech Academy of Sciences

Tel. +420 266 053 640

Zdeněk Valenta,
14. 11. 2016 3:12