Event Calendar

Chapter Chairperson:

Erin Cherban


Vancouver, BC

 Vancouver SOCRA Chapter Meeting

Date:  Friday, June 16, 2017  

Time:  9:00 am-1:00 pm  

Topic:   Clinical Trials Research Management Symposium   

Presentations & Speakers:

Connecting patients and the public to health research opportunities:
The BC Health Research Connection Project

Stafanie Cheah, Project Manager, BC Health Research Connection Project

Study Start-Up: Common Problems and Strategies to Resolve Them (Industry Focused)
Esme Remfry, Clinical Research Consultant, ER Clinical Trial Consulting Ltd.

Health Canada Clinical Trials Compliance Program
Mallik Mantripragada, Compliance Specialist, Clinical Trial Compliance Program, Regulatory Operations and Regions Branch, Health Canada / Government of Canada

ICH GCP Update and Impact
Jean Smart, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Management Officer, BCCRIN - BC AHSN


Objectives of the presentations are:

* Learn how BC is striving to connect the public with clinical research projects to enhance their understanding of research and enrolment into studies.

* Learn strategies to reduce study start-up time.

* An update from BC representative of the Clinical Trial Compliance Program

* An update about E6 ICH:GCP R2 and the impact to the Canadian clinical research community.


2.0 CEUs: Two hours of CEU credits are offered for this session for SOCRA members

Royal Columbian Hospital
Sherbrooke Building Lounge
260 Sherbrooke Street
New Westminster

Directions & Parking/Skytrain Information

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Cost: Free admission a light breakfast and lunch will be provided. All members and non-members welcome

RSVP:To register, email camille.viray@fraserhealth.ca with your name, title, department and place of work.  Use subject line: RSVP - June 16

More Information:

Erin Cherban, Vancouver Chapter Chairperson
Chief Clinical Research Officer, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcomes Sciences
Email: echerban@hivnet.ubc.ca


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