Becoming a Data Scientist {EDC Developer + Statistical Expert + Data Manager}

At an early age, I was drawn to computers. I did well in math; I love science and I started enjoying programming when my stepfather gave me a small computer to program games. This was my real experience with programming. I think the programming language was Basic. The computer had some built-in games and basicContinue reading “Becoming a Data Scientist {EDC Developer + Statistical Expert + Data Manager}”

Data Management Plan – Coding and Reconciliation

All Adverse Events and Previous/Concomitant Medication should be coded and/or approved prior and during the trial. Before adverse event terms can be reported or analyzed, they must be grouped based on their similarities. For example, headache, mild headache and acute head should all be counted as the same kind of event. This is done byContinue reading “Data Management Plan – Coding and Reconciliation”

HTML Tips to Enhance Your eCRF

In some cases, the display of your OpenClinica eCRF may not be exactly what you had in mind. You may want to highlight key words or phrases, create a bullet point list, or insert a URL or image. Using HTML tags, you can make some simple manipulations to change the look and feel of yourContinue reading “HTML Tips to Enhance Your eCRF”

Clinical Trials Terminology for SAS Programmers

Entry Level SAS Programmers Statistical Programmer:requires him to program using the SAS language to analyze clinical data and produce reports for the FDA Bioanalyst, Clinical Data Analyst, Statistical Programmer Analyst and SAS Programmer: same as Statistical programmer. Biotechnology:companies which is a general term used to explain a technique of using living organisms within biological systemsContinue reading “Clinical Trials Terminology for SAS Programmers”