7th Summer Institute in Statistics for Clinical and Epidemiological Research (SISCER)

University of Washington
July 27 - July 31, 2020
Early Registration Deadline: June 1, 12:00 am PDT(GMT -0700)*Regular registration price will be in effect after 11:59pm on May 31.
Refund Policy:
  • Cancellations made on or before May 31 will be subject to a $65 processing fee.
  • Cancellations made June 1 to June 28 will be subject to a $200 processing fee.
  • No refunds will be processed after June 28.
  • Cancelling a credit card payment, including changing payment from credit card to invoice or UW budget number, will result in applicable cancellation fees ($65, $200).



UW Summer Institutes reserves the right to cancel any module at any time. In the unlikely event of a cancellation, the Summer Institutes and the Department of Biostatistics will allow registrants to enroll in another module of equal cost, apply the registration fee to a module of greater cost, or request a full refund. The Summer Institutes and the Department of Biostatistics are not responsible for costs or damages of any kind incurred by registrants (including expenses related to lodging, airfare, transportation, and/or any cancellation or change fees).

Registration Type
Module Pricing
General Registration$637.50$562.50


Session 1: July 27 - July 27, 2020
Data Monitoring Committees and Statistical Data Analysis Centers: Guiding Principles and Best Practices (1.5 day module; July 27 all day; July 28 morning only)
Introduction to Survival Analysis
Modern Statistical Learning for Observational Data (2-day module, July 27-28)
Session 2: July 28 - July 28, 2020
Topics in Clinical Trials: Surrogate Endpoints & Random High Bias Exploratory Analyses (Half-day module, July 28 afternoon)
Survival Analysis for Observational Studies
Evaluation of Biomarkers and Risk Models
Session 3: July 29 - July 29, 2020
Bayesian Biostatistics
Survival Analysis for Clinical Trials
Methods for Developing and Evaluating Prediction Models for Dynamic Decision-Making
Session 4: July 30 - July 30, 2020
Use of Prognostic & Predictive Biomarkers in the Design of Clinical Studies
Introduction to Longitudinal Data Analysis
Propensity Scores
Small Area Estimation
Session 5: July 31 - July 31, 2020
Bayesian Adaptive Clinical Trial Design
Joint Modeling of Longitudinal and Survival Data
Developing Prognostic and Predictive Biomarkers with High Dimensional Data
Age-Period-Cohort Modeling and Analysis

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