Opening keynote speaker
Prof Steve Webb
Dr Steve Webb is an ICU specialist at Royal Perth Hospital, a Professor of Critical Care Research at Monash University, Director of Clinical Trials at St John of God Subiaco, and Deputy Chair of the Australian Clinical Trials Alliance. He has been an investigator on trials with an accumulated sample size of more than 50,000 patients, is a named investigator on more than $115 M of competitive research funding, and has published more than 180 manuscripts including in the NEJM (7), JAMA (5), and The Lancet (2). He has particular experience with Bayesian adaptive platform trials and other innovative designs such as cluster cross-over trials. He was the global leader of the REMAP-CAP platform trial that reported treatment effect of multiple different interventions for patients with severe COVID-19 infection.