2017 PROGRESS SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAMME

Prognosis research: concepts, methods and clinical application  

3-day programme: 20th – 22nd June 2017

 All lectures will include 10-15 min question time at the end of the lecture.

 Day 1 – Tuesday 20th June 2017

09.00 – 09.30 Registration and Coffee
09.30 – 09.40 Welcome
09.40 – 10.10 Lecture 1: An introduction to PROGnosis RESearch Strategy (PROGRESS) (RR)
10.10 – 10.50 Lecture 2: Basic principles of prognosis research (GP)
10.50 – 11.15 Coffee
11.15 – 12.00 Practical i: Basic principles of prognosis research (facilitators: PC, GP, GM, KS, DvdW)
12.00 – 12.45 Lecture 3: Fundamental statistics for prognosis research (RR)
12.45 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.00 Mad 30 minutes – part 1
14.00 – 15.00 Lecture 4: Overall prognosis research (DvdW)
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee
15.30 – 16.30 Practical ii: Overall prognosis research (facilitators: PC, GM, JE/DB, KS, DvdW)
16.30 – 17.30 Guest lecture 1: Prognosis research: Clinical and policy application  (AT)
17.30 – 18.00 Mad 30 minutes – part 2
19.30 Pub meal (Sneyd Arms)

Day 2 – Wednesday 21st June 2017 

Tea/coffee on arrival
09.00 – 10.00 Lecture 5: Prognostic factor research (RR)
10.00 – 11.00 Practical iii: Prognostic factor research (facilitators: PC, JE/DB, KM, RR, KS)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 Lecture 6: Prognostic model research (KM)
12.30 – 13.00 Mad 30 minutes – part 3
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 15.00 Practical iv: Prognostic model research (facilitators: PC, AM, KM, JE/DB, KS)
15.00 – 16.00 Lecture 7: Key statistical concepts for prognostic model research (KS)
16.00 – 16.30 Coffee
16.30 – 17.30 Practical v: Prognostic model research – understanding statistical approaches & interpretation of performance measures (facilitators: PC, AM, JE/DB, RR, KS)
18.30 Course dinner at Keele Hall (drinks reception in the Great Hall followed by dinner in the Salvin room)

Day 3 – Thursday 22nd June 2017

Tea/coffee on arrival
09.00 – 10.00 Lecture 8: Stratified medicine research (DvdW)
10.00 – 11.00 Practical vi: Stratified medicine research (facilitators: PC, AM, JE/DB, KS, DvdW)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 Guest lecture 2: Clinical example of stratified care research (JH)
12.25 – 12.30 Introduction to practical vii
12.30 – 13.00 Lunch
13.00 – 14.30 Practical vii: Design a prognosis study – (facilitators: PC, AM, JE/DB, KS, DvdW)
14.30 – 15.30 Group presentations
15.30 – 16.30 Lecture 9: Systematic reviews of prognosis research (RR)
16.30 – 17.00 Closing session and award ceremony
18.00 Dinner – Keele Hall (Terrace) (Optional)