Hamilton Area

Welcome to the SOCRA Greater Hamilton Area Chapter page. The information for the latest chapter meeting is below. If you have any questions, please reach out to the Chapter Chairperson or the SOCRA office at office@socra.org.

SOCRA Greater Hamilton Chapter Meeting Announcement 

Medical Devices Studies – Where to begin as a Sponsor-Investigator

Date: Nov 9, 2023
Time: 5PM EST
Location: Zoom Meeting https://mcmaster.zoom.us/j/96102021574
Meeting ID: 961 0202 1574
Passcode: 640486

Presenters: Dr. Harvey Arbit and Dr. Wrenda Teeple
Harvey Arbit - Dr. Harvey Arbit’s education includes a BS in pharmacy, a PharmD, and an MBA as well as a residency in clinical pharmacy. He has over 40 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries where he held director and vice president level positions in the areas of regulatory affairs, clinical research, quality assurance, and product development. He then moved from industry to academia where he established a regulatory support program for investigator-initiated IND/IDE research. Currently, he provides regulatory support as an independent consultant.
Wrenda Teeple - Dr. Wrenda Teeple earned her PharmD from the University of Minnesota. She then completed her residency training at Regions Hospital in Saint Paul, MN where she still practices clinical pharmacy. She is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist and has Certificates in Pharmacogenomics and Clinical Trial Monitoring. Dr. Teeple is the owner and President of an independent consulting company, where she provides regulatory strategy and support to medical device and pharmaceutical companies as well as to clinical researchers in academia.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the responsibilities of a Sponsor-Investigator of medical device studies
  • How to approach IDE regulations

CE: 1 Hour for SOCRA members

Questions: Please contact Jane De Jesus at dejesuj@mcmaster.ca Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences

RSVP for SOCRA CE certificate to Jane De Jesus: jane.dejesus5@gmail.com

SOCRA members and non-members welcome! Please share this announcement with your colleagues.


Chapter Chairpersons:

Jane De Jesus, CCRP