PSI is a non-profit organisation formed in 1977 which provides a forum for regular discussion of statistics and issues relating to the practice of statistics in the pharmaceutical industry, as well as promoting good statistical practice within the industry.

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best statistical practice to our members and promote the value of statistics to the external world

Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry
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  • Estimating Sample Sizes in Clinical Trials - Dates: 28 – 29 Jun, 2017

    The three most important aspects of a clinical trial are: design, design and design. A sample size estimate is just one aspect of a clinical study design. The course describes calculations for sample size estimation in the design of clinical trials. It will be highlighted how the objectives of a clinical trial will impact on sample size calculations. The course is a practical course and all methods will be illustrated with examples and case studies.
  • YSS Statistical Showcase 2017 - Dates: 30 Jun, 2017

    This year's event will be held on Friday 30th June, 10am - 7pm, near to the RSS headquarters in Erroll Street, London.
  • PSI Webinar: IMI PREFER - Patient preferences: why, how and when - Dates: 21 Sep, 2017

    Join us for a PSI Webinar on IMI PREFER - Patient preferences: why, how and when on Thursday 21st September at 11:00 EST / 15:00 GMT.
  • Improving Influence and Increasing Impact: Essential Skills for Industry Statisticians - Dates: 21 – 21 Sep, 2017

    This course will lead participants, in a non-threatening and encouraging atmosphere, through the process of understanding their own strengths and weaknesses and what this means when working as a strategic partner or as part of a larger team. It will include workshops to practice the skills and behaviours discussed.
  • Introduction To Industry Training Course 2017 - Dates: 01 Oct, 2017 – 31 Jul, 2018

    AIM: To describe the drug development process from research right through to research, toxicology, data management & role of the CRO, clinical trials, product development & manufacture and marketing.