Conference Information

Laying the Foundation for Clinical Research Excellence


September 28, 29, and 30, 2018  |  New Orleans, LA  USA

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113 - USA
Join Over 1,000 of your Colleagues at
SOCRA's 27th Annual Conference

For the 27th year, SOCRA will welcome clinical research professionals from across the world. Located in New Orleans, LA, at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans Hotel, this three day conference will offer current information and tools, best practices, and training to assure that you're up-to-date and compliant in your clinical research practice. The program will feature over 100 academic sessions, a peer-driven poster session, and an exhibit program.


Rooming Accommodations

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113 

Hotel Phone: +1 (504) 561-1234
Reservations: +1 (888) 421-1442 or Book Online

SOCRA's hotel room rate is $189 USD S/D (plus applicable taxes) is available until Sept 2, 2018 or until the SOCRA room block is filled. You must mention SOCRA to receive the room rate.


Registration Fees:

For Registrations Confirmed PRIOR to August 20:

  • Member Fee- $750
  • Non-Member Fee*- $825
    *Non-Member Fees include a non-refundable one-year membership in SOCRA

For Registrations Confirmed ON or AFTER August 20:

  • Member Fee- $800
  • Non-Member Fee*- $875
    *Non-Member Fees include a non-refundable one-year membership in SOCRA

Preconference Workshops- Add $175

Continuing Education Credit Hours:

SOCRA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 19* Continuing Education Credits for SOCRA CE and Nurse CNE. SOCRA designates this live activity for a maximum of 19 (15 credits Annual Conference, 4 credits pre-conference) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

* The Annual Conference offers 15 credits (maximum). Preconference Workshops offer an additional 4 credits (maximum).

Accreditation Statements:

CME for Physicians: The Society of Clinical Research Associates is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CNE for Nurses: Society of Clinical Research Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

SOCRA Course # 18001