The PROGRESS Partnership runs an annual 3-day summer school called Prognosis Research: Concepts, Methods and Clinical Application. designed to introduce the key components and uses of prognosis research to health professionals and researchers, including:

  • A¬†framework of four different prognosis research questions: overall prognosis, prognostic factors, prognostic models, and stratified medicine;
  • Key principles of study design and methods;interpretation of statistical results about prognosis;
  • The use of prognosis research evidence at multiple stages on the translational pathway toward improving patient outcome;
  • The limitations of current prognosis research, and how the field can be improved.

Previous course schedules are available for the 2013 and 2014 courses.

We are also developing an additional workshop focused on the statistical and methodological aspects of prognosis research – more details available soon!

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