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July 28 –29, 2012

Hilton Bayfront San Diego, Aqua 308

Saturday, July 28

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Lunch

12:30 PM – 12:40 PM Welcome

12:40 PM – 1:30 PM Meta-analysis of Safety for Low Event-Rate Binomial Trials

Jon Shuster (U Florida)

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Database Approaches for Clinical Translational Research

Brad Pollock (UT HSC San Antonio)

Matt Mayo (U Kansas Medical Center)

Eileen King (U Cincinnati)

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

Coffee break

Statistical and Practical Challenges in Alzheimer's Disease Research

Mike Donohue (UC San Diego)

4:00 PM –5:30 PM ACTS Business

Treasurer’s Report

Incorporation of the ACTS

Relationship between ACTS and the new “Association of Clinical

Translational Science”

Other business

6:30 PM –9:00 PM Cocktail Hour and Dinner (Blue Point Coastal Cuisine)

Sunday, July 29

08:00 AM – 09:00 AM Breakfast / Poster session

09:00 AM –11:00 AM Ethics in Biostatistical Practice

Jon Gelfond (UT HSC San Antonio)

Shelley Hurwitz (Harvard)

Bill Barry (Duke)

11:00 AM –11:45 AM Utilization of Structural Equation Models to Elucidate Disparities in Breast Cancer Outcomes

Terry Hyslop (Thomas Jefferson University)

11:45 AM – 12:00 AM What’s New with the CTSAs?

Brad Pollock (UT HSC San Antonio)

12:00 noon –1:00 PM Lunch