From Small Data to Big Data, from
RCT to RWE, the Impact of Statistics

September 23–25, 2019
Washington Marriott Wardman Park

Workshop Photos

Short Courses

Workshop short courses provide attendees a deeper dive into current and emerging statistical approaches.

Plenary Sessions

Attendees enjoy talks from Jacqueline Corrigan-Curay from the FDA, Pandu Kulkarni from Eli Lilly and Company, and Mark van der Laan from the University of California, Berkeley, plus a diverse panel session featuring leaders from academia, industry, and the FDA.


Roundtable luncheons are led by experts who facilitate in-depth conversation with attendees.


Concurrent sessions, over the course of two days, include topics such as statistical methods, quantitative and data science, career development, regulatory science, and drug development.


Attendees catch up with friends and colleagues and form new connections at the workshop’s mixer.

Poster Sessions

Selected papers are presented at poster sessions, offering an opportunity for presenters to share visual detail and facilitate vivid discussions with attendees.

Poster Competition

This year’s best poster presentation winners are Yong Lin from Eli-Lilly and Company (1st Place), Guanglei Yu from Eli Lilly and Company (2nd Place), and Nadeesri Wijekoon from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (3rd place).