Statistics of vaccine evaluation


Course Goals 

Increase proficiency in (vaccine) study design and analysis


Application Deadline:

Course Dates:
Q1 2022 (5 days)


Biomedical Primate Research Centre (BPRC), Rijswijk, The Netherlands

Participant Nr.: max 10


Ed Remarque

Course content

ARRIVE guidelines, experimental design and power calculations, randomisation and blinding, data management and audit trail, hands on analysis of data from vaccine studies, data reporting (Tables and Figures).

Learning Outcomes

Capacity to design and analyse vaccine studies.

Who should apply

PhD students and postdocs performing (pre) clinical vaccine studies.

Minimal requirements

Basic knowledge of statistics (Statistics at Square One) and experience with Excel and R statistics software (ref.: RDebuts by E. Paradis). Books will be supplied.


Accommodation is not covered, to be arranged by participants (with help from BPRC). Two hotels close to BPRC: – Travel costs are also not included.


Participants should bring their own computer with R software (R Studio and Microsoft R Open), installed for training purposes.

* Due to COVID19 related delays call and training modules' schedule may be subject to change.
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