Facebook LIVE Q&A: Why are clinical trials needed to approve new drugs?

May 1, 2020 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Kirsten Klein

How to Attend Live & Ask Questions:

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  2. Visit facebook.com/UCIrvineMIND  on Friday at 11 AM PST to view our Facebook page  (You can also “Like” and “Follow” our page in advance to receive notifications when we go live).
  3. Scroll down our page to find the video, watch it live, and type questions into the comments box.

About the Speaker:

Daniel Gillen, PhD earned his doctorate in Biostatistics from the University of Washington and serves as Professor and Chair of Statistics in the Donal Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences. He also leads the Data Management and Statistics Core of UCI MIND’s NIH-designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.  Dr. Gillen’s research focuses on the development of statistical methods for efficiently conducting early and late phase clinical trials in Alzheimer’s disease and other health conditions. He has published over 130 peer-reviewed journal articles and received numerous honors and awards for his work.