Bayesian Adaptive Trials: reducing sample size, communicating your results more quickly and effectively


June 21, 2018


Randomized controlled trials are considered the current gold standard when it comes to the comparison of medical interventions. Despite their appeal, trials are not without a number of limitations: Given the logistical complexity involved in…


Modifiable risk factors and interventions for individual patients: The role of machine learning


May 28, 2018


The current reporting standard in medical science is to take results obtained from groups as well as those published in scientific literature and assume that they are entirely applicable to our patients. In other words, assume that the results for…


Grant proposal program: enhancing funding attraction for clinical research


May 09, 2018


The SporeData Grant Proposal Program designed to assist faculty members with funding attraction for clinical research. Briefly, we will locate funding opportunities, propose ideas for specific projects, and work iteratively with you while we write…


Journal Clubs: Clinical Research Design and Biostatistics Education


April 25, 2018


SporeData provides free support to academic departments in relation to Clinical Research Design and Biostatistics Education. This support is constituted by three main elements: Videos and slides with an evaluation of Clinical Research Design and…


Bots automating the writing of research papers


December 12, 2017


Writing science is hard work and, based on a lot of current research, the process is also frequently flawed . It is no surprise then that most research results presented at top conferences never get to be published . But all of this is about to…