Medical Research

Many aspects of medical research is all about problem solving and asking the right questions. In this section, you will be able to learn more about the medicines discovery process, preclinical testing, clinical trials, as well as methodology and statistics used in medicines development such as evidence based medicine, blinding and study protocol. There is also training on the development for medicines for small populations.



In this section, you can access a series of webcasts from the EURORDIS Summer School on Evidence Based Medicine, Clinical Trial Methodology, Therapy Development, and Statistics in Clinical Trials



This section contains slide presentations from the EURORDIS Summer School covering medical research topics


Interactive training modules

To learn more and test your knowledge on medical research and development, you can use these interactive training modules that cover topics such as clinical trial study design and the use of statistics in clinical trials

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