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Mini-Sentinel: Taxonomy of Observational Study Designs - Phase 1

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    Two phase project to 1) create a decision table that enables expedited matching of medical product safety questions to design and analytic approaches and 2) map recommended statistical methods to the epidemiologic designs delineated in Phase 1.

    Workgroup Leader(s)

    Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD; Joshua Gagne, PharmD, ScD; Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

    Workgroup Member(s)

    Bruce Fireman, MA; Kaiser Permanente Northern California

    Patrick Ryan, PhD; Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership, Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, North Bethesda, MD

    Malcolm Maclure, SM, SD; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Tobias Gerhard, PhD; Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

    Darren Toh, ScD; Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

    Jeremy Rassen, ScD; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

    Jennifer Nelson, PhD; Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA