Educational Materials

This section links to educational webinars related to designing clinical trials to include patient-reported outcomes and concept designs for symptom management and quality-of-life studies. It will be updated as other topics are available.

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Best Practices for Integrating Patient Reported Outcomes in Oncology Clinical Trials

The following webinar series is a collaboration of the International Society for Quality of Life Research and the National Cancer Institute. The videos in the series may be viewed independently or sequentially in the order listed below.

session 1
session 2

Session 2

Bryce B Reeve, PhD & Ethan M Basch, MD present
How to select the appropriate PRO measure
Air date: 09/03/2014

session 3

Session 3

Madeleine King, PhD, Michelle Naughton, PhD, & Lari Wenzel, PhD present
How to design a high quality study with PRO endpoints
Air date: 08/20/2014

session 4

Session 4

Amylou Dueck, PhD & Diane Fairclough, DrPH present
How to develop the statistical plan and sample size calculation for the PRO component of a clinical study
Air date: 08/19/2014

session 5

Session 5

Carol M Moinpour, PhD & Andrew Bottomley, PhD present
How to assure data quality for PROs in oncology clinical trials
Air date: 09/04/2014

session 6

Session 6

Michael Brundage MD & Melaine Calvert, PhD present
How to report PRO study findings from clinical trials
Air date: 08/19/2014

Symptom Management & Quality of Life Concept Design

This video covers a variety of practical considerations for developing a symptom management concept for clinical research.

session 7