Webcasts on medical research and development

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.


How medical research develops into clinical drugs

Markku Toivonen presents on the basics of medical research, clinical drug development, and therapeutic drug development.


What to consider when developing therapies

Annemieke Aartsma-Rus presents on the development of one drug for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and what has been learned from it.


When and why to do Clinical Research

A slideshow presentation on the basics of medical research, defining evidence-based medicine and its risks, and the life-cycle of drug development.


Introductory statistics for medical research

Julia Saperia, European Medicines Agency...


Clinical Trials in Non-Standard Situations

Markku Toivonen Toivonen, MD, PhD Scientific Director NDA Regulatory Science Ltd gives a presentation entiled Clinical Trials in Non-Standard Situations...

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