Considerations on what constitutes a 'qualified statistician' in regulatory guidelines
AuthorGerlinger, C.; Edler, L.; Friede, T.; Kieser, M.; Nakas, C. T.; Schumacher, M.; Seldrup, J.; Victor, N.
International regulatory guidelines require that a qualified statistician takes responsibility for the statistical aspects of a clinical trial used for drug licensing. No consensus on what constitutes a qualified statistician appears to have been developed so far. The International Society for Clinical Biostatistics is issuing this reflection paper in order to stimulate a discussion on the concept. Copyright (C) 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.