National Capital

SOCRA National Capital Area Chapter

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018 

Time:

5:30 pm Meet and Greet

6:00 – 7:00 pm Presentation

 Location:          Kaiser Permanente Regional Headquarters, 2101 E. Jefferson St., Rockville, MD  20852, 3rd Floor, Desert Center

Please RSVP to:  suni_ranjitkat@hotmail.com

Presenter: Mihir Shah, MD, MS, MBA

Presentation: Introduction to Real World Evidence

Learning Objectives:         

1. To be able to define Real World Evidence

2. To be able to differentiate between Real World Data and Real World Evidence

3. To be able to understand the uses of Real World Evidence

Credits Available:  1.0 CE credit hour for SOCRA CCRP Renewal. 

Only SOCRA members receive Certificates of Attendance. SOCRA accepts documentation of candidate participation in continuing education programs for re-certification if the program is applicable to clinical research regulations, operations or management, or to the candidate's clinical research therapeutic area.

Parking:  Underground parking is available. Parking is free in the building garage. The garage door will close at 6 pm. Therefore, guests need to ensure they have arrived onsite before 6 pm if they want to park in the garage otherwise you will need to park outside. There is a visitor parking area in front of the building.

Please enter the building from the outside entrance; security will let you in for the meeting.

 To exit the garage at all times pull up to the entrance and the door will open.

 Driving Directions:

The entrance to Kaiser Permanente is from Montrose Parkway. The front of the building faces Montrose Parkway and there is a stoplight at the entrance.

 From I-270 south:

Take exit 4A, Montrose Road east. Take a slight right onto Montrose Parkway. Turn right at the first light on Montrose Parkway, which is at the Kaiser Permanente Regional Office. Follow the driveway to the left and park in the underground garage.

 From the I-495 innerloop:

Take the I-270 split north to exit 4A, Montrose Avenue east. Take a slight right onto the Montrose Parkway. Turn right at the first light on Montrose Parkway, which is at the Kaiser Permanente Regional Office. Follow the driveway to the left and park in the underground garage.

 From the I-495 outerloop:

Take the I-270 split and exit on Old Georgetown Road north. At the fourth light, turn left onto Executive Boulevard. Executive Boulevard becomes East Jefferson. Turns left on Montrose Parkway, and then turn left at the first light, which is at the Kaiser Permanente Regional Office. Follow the driveway to the left and park in the underground garage.

 2018 Meeting schedule

 Date                             Conference Room                     Floor                            Time

February 15                  Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

April 12                         Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

May 9                            Inova, VA                                  PCC Lower Level           5:30 pm 

June 13                         Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

July11                           Inova, VA                                  PCC Lower Level           5:30 pm

August 8                       Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

October 10                   Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

November 14               Inova, VA                                  PCC Lower Level           5:30 pm

December12                Desert Center, MD                     3E                                5:30 pm

 

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