The Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics (MPS) Research Unit is pleased to announce its programme of short courses for 2019 on advanced concepts in the design and analysis of clinical trials. Our courses are aimed at statisticians working in clinical research. Courses take place in the attractive accommodation of the Postgraduate Statistics Centre at Lancaster University. Presenters will include Thomas Jaki, Pavel Mozgunov and Fang Wan.


11 Feb – 14 Feb, 2019           Pharmacological Modelling

25 Feb – 28 Feb, 2019           Survival and Event History Analysis

11 Mar – 14 Mar, 2019           Adaptive Methods in Clinical Research

10 Jun – 11 June, 2019         Designing Early Phase Trials


FURTHER DETAILS AND BOOKING: For details of these and other courses offered at the Postgraduate Statistics Centre go to


All of the professional development courses offered by the MPS Research Unit may be commissioned by a company or organisation, tailored to meet your requirements and presented at a location of your choice both for statisticians and non-statisticians. Please contact our short course administrator Angela Mercer for further information. Information about the MPS Research Unit can be found at