Yale University-Mayo Clinic CERSI

Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation

CERSI Scholars Program

The Yale-Mayo Clinic CERSI is pleased to announce that 8 individuals have been chosen to be part of the CERSI Scholars Program to support regulatory science research that addresses the mission of the FDA. Each Scholar will present his/her work during a monthly seminar series (schedule available here).

Click here for more information about the Scholars!

Click here to view other CERSI scholar programs.

CERSI YouTube Channel

Please visit our YouTube page to view lectures and webinars given by the Yale-Mayo Clinic CERSI community.

CERSI Webinar

Title: "Real World" Evidence: Beyond Randomized Controlled Trials

Held: Thursday, September 21, 2017

M. Hassan Murad, MD
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic


  • To discuss the concept of real world evidence and implications to policy and learning health systems
  • To evaluate the available approaches and frameworks for combining evidence from observational studies and randomized trials
  • To determine the impact of adding observational evidence on certainty in the evidence

Click here to view the recording

Workshop and Lecture Series

The CERSI Workshop and Lecture Series presents current research and advancements in regulatory science related to pre-clinical evaluation of safety and efficacy of medical products, emerging technologies, and assessing diverse data sets through information sciences to improve health outcomes.

Lectures are presented by scientists from the CERSI academic institutions or collaborators of CERSI investigators.

Click here for the 2017 FDA CERSI Lecture Series schedule.

Workshops are held collaboratively between FDA and CERSI academic institutions, or held by those individual universities.

Click here for the FDA CERSI Workshop schedule.

Additional Resources

Below please find access to additional lectures and seminars in regulatory science:

UCSF-Stanford CERSI Education YouTube Channel: Regulatory Science eLearning

UCSF-Stanford CERSI Seminars YouTube Channel: Innovation and Excellence in Regulatory Science