San Jose

The San Jose SOCRA Chapter presents:

“Cultural Considerations in Clinical Research: Lessons Learned from Global Studies for Inclusion”

Date: Wednesday, July 27th, 2022
Time: 12-1pm PDT
Location: Webinar – Online Only
Speaker: Joy Beeler

About the Speaker:
Ms. Joy Beeler is a Clinical Trials Project Manager with 20 years of domestic and international clinical trials management experience. In that Satime, she has worked on studies that fall under the U.S. FDA Investigational New Drug (IND) and Investigational Device Exemptions (IDE) regulations as well as non-IND studies that follow Health and Human Services (HHS) regulations and International Conference of Harmonization/Good Clinical Practice (ICH/GCP) guidelines that have been conducted across Africa, Asia, South America, and Australia. Ms. Beeler has been employed by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. since September 2007 in the Clinical Research Monitoring Program Directorate. She holds a Master of Public Health and is an ACRP, Certified Clinical Research Associate and Certified Clinical Project Manager.

Speaker’s Affiliations:
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.- Support to National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Discuss some aspects of culture identified during the conduct of global clinical trials:

  • Language
  • Cultural Norms/Attitudes
  • Environment

To discuss strategies for inclusion with respect to:

  • Site Selection
  • Protocol and Study Documents
  • Recruitment
  • Reimbursement

    *Please RSVP to receive Conference Call Details SOCRA CEUs available: 1 (for SOCRA members)

Questions: Please contact Allie Mossing (408-470-1056;


Chapter Chairperson:

Smita Kaushik Sharma
Phone: 408 470 1079