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4416 Parallel Session

Becoming a Clinical Trialist

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
15:00 - 17:00

In this session, the faculty will discuss how to become a successful clinical trialist by learning about clinical trial design, funding options, institutional review boards, and good clinical practice requirements, as well as how partnerships with industry or foundations can facilitate the conduct of trials.

Alberto Espay, USA
Hubert Fernandez, USA

The Fundamentals of Clinical Trials
Joaquim Ferreira, Portugal

Strategies to Thrive in Academia as a Clinical Trialist
Hubert Fernandez, USA

Establishing a Collaborative Partnership with Industry and Foundations
Tatyana Simuni, USA

CSPC Liaison:
Alberto Espay, USA

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to: 1

  1. Learn the fundamental elements of clinical trials, including clinical trial design, statistics, institutional review boards, and good clinical practice requirements
  2. Discuss partnerships with industry or foundations, and any other types of collaborations to facilitate the conduct of trials
  3. Review strategies to thrive in academia as a clinical trialist through funding options, industry, and pharmaceutical industry collaboration

Recommended Audience: Clinician, Researcher / Basic Scientist, Health Professional (non-physician), Fellow / Resident / Student, Industry

Recommended Education Level: Intermediate/Experienced


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