Topic: Choice of Endpoint in Covid Trials


Presented on September 16th, 2020 at 1pm (EST)

Overview: Many trials are now underway to find an effective treatment for COVID-19. To show effectiveness of a treatment a number of endpoints can be considered including duration of hospitalization, ventilator use, mortality etc. Is there a preference? Does it depend n the phase of the study?

In this webinar we discussed the issue of selection of suitable endpoints in the context of recent regulatory guidance documents. We will also touch upon the related study design and analytical issues. 

What was covered in the webinar:

  • A framework of endpoint selection
  • Hierarchy of endpoints
  • FDA and other Regulatory guidance on the endpoints for COVID studies
  • Associated points to consider when choosing endpoints