Makkah Region

Date: January 30, 2020

Time: 8:30 to 11:30

Speaker name: Soha Elmorsy, M.D., Ph.D.,

Speaker title: Research Consultant and Professor of Medical Pharmacology

Speaker affiliation: King Abdullah Medical City, Makkah and Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University


Titles of presentations:

  1. Consent with special reference to oncology studies
  2. Clinical study quality management in IS studies
  3. Clinical trial feasibility beyond the basics

Content of the talk: The talk will focus on points that may be overlooked by many clinicians embarking on clinical research. Basic research courses and orientation sessions usually focus on very basic steps in clinical research conduct while other areas are still crucial for the success of research endeavours for first-time as well as experienced researchers. This half-day program with its three lectures will contain an elaboration on consent of oncology studies, quality management plans that should be applied to IS studies and pre-IRB preparation steps for clinical studies.


  1. To acquaint the attendees about important peculiarities of consent in relation oncology studies
  2. To highlight the importance of quality management in all types of clinical studies and the importance of securing it in Investigator-sponsored studies
  3. To inform the attendees about important preparatory steps that can precede IRB application

The number of SOCRA CEU's available (i.e., one CE credit per hour of presentation which includes 15 minute question and answer session). : 3

A contact person and email address for any further questions : Dr. Soha Elmorsy

* A contact person and email address for * RSVP purposes: Mr. Mayer Alhazmi,

Future meeting dates: July, 2020

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Chapter Chairperson:

Soha Elmorsy, M.D., Ph.D.