SCT Sylvan Green Award
Who is Eligible:
Physicians and Dentists involved in clinical trials or epidemiology projects.
Appropriate topics for Submission:
All clinical trial-related issues such as study design and data analysis methods; meta-analysis; medical, ethical or legal issues; data entry, management, and computing as it relates to clinical trials; review of the results or methods of a class of trials; or scholarship in the history of clinical trials. Important papers illustrating applications are particularly encouraged.
SCT is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Sylvan Green Scholarship. The Scholarship Recipient will present at the SCT 38th Annual Meeting, to be held at the Arena and Convention Center (ACC) Liverpool, United Kingdom. For information on the 38th Annual meeting, click here.
About Sylvan Green, MD
The Society made its first Sylvan Green award in 2011 to honor the legacy of Sylvan Green, MD who served as President of the Society in 1994, Chaired the Education Committee from 1994-2001, led the Student Scholarship Committee from 2003-2008, and was named an SCT Fellow in 2007.
Serving 24 years in the Biometry Branch of the National Cancer Institute, including leadership in Clinical and Diagnostic Trials Section, Dr. Green made numerous landmark methodology and practice contributions to clinical trials. He was a professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine from 1997 to 2002 and Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics - College of Public Health & inaugural Linda McCartney Breast Cancer Chair in Biometry, University of Arizona, Arizona Cancer Center from 2003 to 2008.
Congratulations to the Winner of the 2016 Sylvan Green Award:
Natalie Blencowe, BMedSci BMBS MRCS PhD, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust Centre for Surgical Research, Bristol, UK
Uncovering the Influence of Performance Bias: a Methodological Study Nested Within an Rct