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Chapter Chairperson:

Wendy Lloyd
Phone: 615 936 7106

Greater Nashville Area

SOCRA Greater Nashville Regional Chapter

A PI Initiated Multi-site Device Trial:  A Case Study

Speaker: Leslie J. Crofford, MD
Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
Director, Division of Rheumatology & Immunology
Vanderbilt University

Thursday, June 27, 2019
12 - 1 pm

8380B Medical Center East
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


The design, execution, and results of the FAST (Fibromyalgia Activity Study with TENS) trial will be used to illustrate important points to consider.  We will focus on the specific challenges of a high quality device trial such as placebo and blinding.  Consideration of how to assure harmonization of study procedures across sites will also be discussed

Accreditation and Credit Designation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Society of Clinical Research Associates. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure Statement: It is the policy of the ACCME and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine to require disclosure of financial relationships from individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity; to identify and resolve conflicts of interest related to those relationships; and to make disclosure information available to the audience prior to the CME activity.  Presenters are required to disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations.

Commercial Support: This educational activity received no commercial support. All course speakers indicated no financial relationships to disclose.

Attendance: Members and non-members welcome. Please bring your lunch. For directions, please contact wendy.lloyd@vumc.org

CE: SOCRA has approved this program for 1.0 continuing education contact hour for members. Please share this announcement with your colleagues.