Clinical Research Day at Research Week, May 15

Regulatory issues, recruitment and the future of clinical research will take center stage at Portland’s first conference exclusively for clinical research professionals. The event is a key component of the OHSU 2019 Research Week.

2019 Portland Clinical Research Professional Conference
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., followed by a sponsored happy hour
OHSU Auditorium
Continuing Education credits; lunch
See details at the conference website

The day includes breakout sessions on clinical research topics ranging from regulatory issues and administrative support systems to subject recruitment. Plenary speakers are Vinay Prasad, Douglas Pham and Jennifer Cory Doeschot.

Research Week depends on our volunteers! There are lots of ways to help — wrangle computers, moderate oral sessions, wrangle posters or join in PR. Sign up now!

Panel discussions

  • Regulatory issues
  • Subject recruitment and retention
  • Special topics in clinical research
  • Clinical research administrative supports systems
  • Basics of clinical research

Plenary speeches are free and open to all

Special event: Join the Research Week organizing committee for a university-wide discussion of emerging gene repair technologies. Short presentations will be followed by a panel discussion and audience questions. Tuesday, May 14, 5:30-7 p.m.

Vinay Prasad, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate professor of medicine, School of Medicine, OHSU
“Developing technology with fewer reversals: Maybe we need more translation failure”
9–10 a.m.

Douglas B. Pham, Pharm.D., J.D.
Regulatory counsel, FDA, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Office of Scientific Investigations
“Changing regulatory issues for clinical trials: Why care?”
1–2  p.m.

Jennifer J. Cory Doeschot, M.A., CRA
Director of operations, Center for Definitive and Curative Medicine, Stanford University
“The future of clinical research”
4–5  p.m.

The Research Week experience

Why participate in OHSU Research Week? So that you can get the full experience of career development workshops, keynote speakers, and more than 200 poster and oral presentations. Find out more about Research Week and see more schedule highlights.