The James A. Kangos Memorial Lecture

“Beyond the Clinical Trial: Using Real-World Data to Drive Discovery and Improve Care Delivery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

Michael D. Kappelman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Chapel Hill, NC

Brief Summary of Lecture:
Dr. Kappelman will discuss the strengths and limitations of the randomized, controlled, clinical trial. He will introduce the rationale and methods for pharmacopidemiology and provide specific examples of IBD focused studies and the concept of the Learning Health System and describe an example of this concept applied in pediatric IBD.

Start Date: April 21
End Date: April 21
Time: 8-9 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224