Event Calendar

Chapter Chairperson:

Lynn Eaton, MT(ASCP), CCRP
Phone: 413 794 5056


Western Massachusetts

SOCRA Western Massachusetts Chapter


Hoping Against Hope: Managing Therapeutic Misconception in Clinical Research
Peter A. DePergola II, Ph.D., M.T.S.
Director of Clinical Ethics, Baystate Health
Assistant Professor of Medicine, UMMS-Baystate
June 20, 2018
2:00 to 3:00 PM
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St, Springfield, MA
Chestnut 3 Conference Room
Learner Objectives:
By participating in this continuing education program, the attendee should be able to:
  • Define therapeutic misconception;
  • Discuss the ethical significance of managing therapeutic misconception;
  • Outline morally-sensitive methods by which therapeutic misconception can be proactively identified and minimized
All faculty participating in continuing education programs sponsored by Baystate Health are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of their presentation. None of the members of the faculty or planning committee have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients.
SOCRA designates this education activity for a maximum of 1.0 Continuing Education Credits for SOCRA
Contact person for questions:
 Lynn Eaton