Recap of Recent Events
We hope that you find our lectures and workshops informative and engaging. By offering events on multiple topics, we hope to assist researchers in their ongoing endeavors. If you attended one of these events and would like to view handouts and video recordings (if available) or if you were unable to go and are still interested in the topic, please see the list below.
Promises and Challenges of Pragmatic RCTs
April 11, 2018
Dr. William Schuyler Jones, M.D.
Dr. Jones discusses the challenges and positive ramifications of pragmatic trials utilizing various examples. A question and answer session is featured at the end of the presentation.
Helping Research Teams Address New NIH Application Requirements Around Clinical Trials
March 5, 2018
Daniel E Ford, M.D., M.P.H., Megan Singleton, JD, MBE, CIP, Anthony Keyes, MBA, and Daniel F Hanley, M.D.
This seminar focused on single IRB (SIRB) requirements and impacts, ClinicalTrials.gov requirements, and available Johns Hopkins Trial Innovation Unit/CTSA Trial Innovation Network support.
ICTR Data Managers Interest Group panel on De-identification Part 2: De-identification of Media (Images, Audio/Video, and Text)
February 23, 2018
Ryan Fallon and Bill Geiger, Radiology Information Systems, Johns Hopkins Hospital; Dave Fearon, Johns Hopkins University Data Management Services; Tom Richards and Fardad Gharghabi, Center for Population Health IT, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
This installation in a series of presentations covers de-identification of media in research studies.
Global Sensitivity of Randomized Trials with Missing Data: Methods and Software
February 22, 2018
Daniel O. Scharfstein, Professor of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
This presentation focuses on methods for conducting sensitivity analysis of repeated measures studies with missing data. A detailed case study to illustrate the methods and how to execute the methods in R and SAS is also presented.
ICTR Data Managers Interest Group Panel on De-identification Part 1: De-identified and Limited Datasets
December 1, 2017
Kathryn Carson, Senior Research Associate, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Member, Data Trust Research Sub-Council; Dave Fearon, Senior Data Management Consultant, Johns Hopkins University Data Management Services; Dave Shade, Associate Scientist, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
This installation in a series of presentations covers de-identified and limited datasets in research studies.
Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP) Seminar
November 27, 2017
Ross D. Martin, MD, MHA, Program Director, Research and Transformation, CRISP; Christopher G. Chute, MD, DrPH, Distinguished Bloomberg Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
We are very fortunate in Maryland to have access to a database that allows us to easily look up if a consented research participant has been seen in an emergency room or been hospitalized anywhere in Maryland and in some surrounding areas. The Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP) database is a unique resource that is not available in most regions of the country. This presentation describes in more detail how the process works.
Analysis of Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in Clinical Trials: Methods and Software
October 26, 2017
Ravi Varadhan, Ph.D., associate professor of oncology in the Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center.
This presentation introduces the concept of heterogeneity of treatment effect (HTE) in clinical trials and the importance of identifying it. Discussion includes subgroup analysis, analysis of treatment covariate interactions, and finally more advanced, state-of-art modeling approaches for exploring HTE.
ICTR Third Thursday Lecture Series: Resources from the Research Participant and Community Stakeholder Core
October 19, 2017
In this presentation, members of our Participant Recruitment & Retention Program staff discuss: Past and upcoming trainings, Patient recruitment and retention consultation service, MyChart Epic recruitment pilot.
ICTR Third Thursday Lecture Series: ICTR Research Ethics Consultation Service
September 21, 2017
Holly Taylor, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Health Policy & Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
This presentation elaborates on the goals of the Research Ethics Consultation Service – to help raise awareness of, and to assist investigators in resolving ethical issues throughout the entire research process.
ICTR Third Thursday Lecture Series: Services Available to the Hopkins Researcher From the Translational Laboratory Core
August 17, 2017
Curt Reynolds, MAS, Program Manager Johns Hopkins University ICTR, Translational Laboratory Core, CFAR, Laboratory Core.
This presentation reviews each of the services available from each of the 10 labs that are supported, with a mention of some of the science they are working on. Symposiums and training classes offered through the lab core are also discussed.
ICTR Third Thursday Lecture Series: RCSS and SCAMP
July 20, 2017
Stephanie Swords, MA, CCRP, Program Director – Study Coordinator Apprenticeship and Mentoring Program (SCAMP) & Research Coordinator Support Service (RCSS), Johns Hopkins University Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.
This presentation contains information concerning RCSS and SCAMP, as well as faculty and staff training.
Lunch & Learn: New Methodologies Related to Clinical Trials
July 14, 2017
Sarah Lawrence, MS, Research Program Manager, JHU School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry.
The speaker discusses her recruitment and retention experience with a geriatric population.