Rocky Mountain Area Colorado

SOCRA Rocky Mountain Area Chapter

Date: Monday, May 14, 2018
Time: 6:00- 7:00PM
Location: Lilly Marks Conference Room, CU Medicine (formerly UPI) Building, AMC directions attached
Speakers: Lita Pereira & David Staley
Topic: Break the Whole into Parts: Corrective and Preventative Action Plans (CAPAs) Part II. Attendees will interactively assess regulatory compliance cases to probe for understanding of root causes, deficiencies, and deviation patterns, and areas of noncompliance. From that assessment, attendees will form conclusions that support how they develop an effective CAPA.
About our Speakers:  
Lita Pereira is the Senior Manager, Research Compliance at Kaiser Permanent of Colorado (KPCO).  In her role, she develops and oversees the ongoing management of the KPCO Research Compliance Program for the KPCO research enterprise.  She conducts research training and education, research monitoring and auditing and chairs the KPCO Research Compliance Committee.  Lita also serves as the KPCO HIPAA Privacy and Security Officer for Research.  Lita is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) and as a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC).  Lita holds a BS in Accounting from Quinnipiac University - Connecticut and is currently pursuing her MHA degree from Colorado State University.
David Staley serves as the Research Compliance Officer at Children's Hospital Colorado. He ensures research activities comply with regulatory requirements while guiding the research community in securing regulatory compliance through practical approaches when confronting the complexities of clinical research. David has completed both a Master's and Bachelor's degree in the Humanities, namely Spanish Literature and Spanish Translation.
  • Recall the elements that structure effective corrective and preventative action plans.
  • Apply the questions that focus on probing for information to inform thinking, draw conclusions, and develop a course of action.
  • Write and formulate effective corrective and preventative action plans
SOCRA CEU's available: 1 (for SOCRA members)
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UPI is located on Montview Blvd near the northeast corner of the Anschutz Medical Campus.
Free parking is available in the parking structure adjacent to our building, accessible from Victor Street, off of Montview Blvd.  The Visitor parking entrance is on the north side of the garage.  
From Downtown Denver
  • Take Colfax Avenue east for about 10 miles
  • Turn left on Potomac St. (which turns into Fitzsimons Pkwy)
  • Turn left on Montview Blvd. 
 From the Airport
  • Denver International Airport (DEN)    
  • Take the ramp onto Peña Blvd
  • Take exit 282 to merge onto I-225 S toward Colorado Springs/Aurora    
  • Take exit 10 for US-40/US-287/Colfax Ave    
  • Turn right at US-287 N/US-40 W/E Colfax Ave          
  • Take the 1st right onto Potomac St      
  • Continue onto Fitzsimons Pkwy           
  • Turn left at E . Montview Blvd              
From the North
  • Take I-25 south
  • Exit I-70 east
  • Exit I-225 south
  • Exit Colfax Avenue
  • Turn right (west) at Colfax
  • Turn right on Potomac St. (which turns into Fitzsimons Pkwy)
  • Turn left on Montview Blvd.
From the South
  • Take I-225 north
  • Exit Colfax Avenue
  • Turn left (west) on Colfax
  • Turn right on Potomac St. (which turns into Fitzsimons Pkwy)
  • Turn left on Montview Blvd

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