Conference Day 1

September 11, 2017: Day 1

  • 7am-8am: Registration, Exhibits and Breakfast Open
  • 8am – 8:15am: Chairman’s Address & Opening Remarks
  • 8:15am – 9:15am: KEYNOTE: Dr. Dawn Bell, Novartis; Focus on Why: Patient-Centricity & Team Engagement
  • 9:15am – 10:15am: Stella Stergiopoulos; Evaluating the Use of Mobile Health Tech in Drug Development and Clinical Trials
  • 10:15am – 10:35am: Refreshment Break
  • 10:35am – 11:35am: John Amrhein; You Are Smarter Than Your Statistician: How You Can Improve Your Research
  • 10:35am – 11:35am: Hassan Kadhim; Remote Trials to Drive Patient Centricity
  • 10:35am – 11:35am: Caroline Gagnon; Health Canada’s Clinical Trial Compliance Program
  • 11:35am – 12:35pm: Franca Cantini & Vatche Bartekian; Need for Speed: Solutions for Quick & Efficient Study Start-up
  • 11:35am – 12:35pm: Michelle Dennehy; A Hospital Clinical Investigation Unit – The Science, The Technical and the Practical
  • 11:35am – 12:35pm: Pierre Gervais; Remodeling the Line of Work in a Phase II- III Unit: A Worthy Exercise to Increase Efficiency?
  • 12:40pm – 1:40pm: Lunch
  • 1:45pm – 2:45pm: Candida Fratazzi; Reinventing the Clinical Trials Process: Orphan Drug Experience for Precision Medicine
  • 1:45pm – 2:45pm: Nathalie Bourgouin; Inspection Readiness for Sites: Prioritizing Data
  • 1:45pm – 2:45pm: Lauren Kelly; Pediatric Clinical Trials in Canada
  • 2:45pm – 3:05pm: Refreshment Break
  • 3:10pm – 4:10pm: Graham Wood; Collaborating with Hospitals on Recruitment for Clinical Pharmacology Studies
  • 3:10pm – 4:10pm: Mary Jo Lamberti; The Use of Real World Evidence & Data within Clinical Research and Post Marketing Safety Applications
  • 3:10pm – 4:10pm: Sabrina Ramkellawan; Medical Cannabis Trials – Are We at a Tipping Point?
  • 6:30pm: Dinner Cocktail Reception

Conference Day 2

September 12, 2017: Day 2

  • 7am-8am: Registration, Exhibits and Breakfast Open
  • 8am – 8:15am: Opening Remarks & Special Guest Speaker
  • 8:15am – 9:15am: KEYNOTE: Bernadette Fernandes, GSK; Making the Shift from Patient Focus to Patient Partnership
  • 9:15am – 10:15am: Chantal Lacasse; Dancing Tango: Supporting Parkinson’s Community Beyond Medication
  • 10:15am – 10:35am: Refreshment Break
  • 10:35am – 12:05pm: PANEL: Durhane Wong-Reiger (moderator) | Kathleen Starr | Lisa Machado | Cheryl Petruk | Patrick Merel | Chantal Lacasse; Putting Patients First – What Does It Mean to Really be Patient-Centric?
  • 12:05pm – 1:05pm: Lunch
  • 1:05pm – 2:05pm: Patrick Merel; It’s All About Digital Health, Privacy and Business Models: How to Leverage Engaged Patient Communities to Collect and Share Medical, Gernomics, Lifestyle and IoT Data to Accelerate Precision Medicine Discovery
  • 2:05pm – 3:05pm: WORKSHOP: Caroline Mosessian; Clinical Research Compliance: The Time Is Always Right To Do What Is Right
  • 2:05pm – 3:05pm: Lulu Chen & Nicholas Fields; How Intelligent eCRF Design Is A Key Success Driver – From Protocol to Study Completion
  • 2:05pm – 3:05pm: Janette Panhuis; A New Look at Clinical Trials – Turning Principles and Reections into Tools and Methods
  • 3:05pm – 3:25pm: Refreshment Break
  • 3:25pm – 4:25pm: Michelle Longmire; Leveraged Mobile for Connected Clinical Trials
  • 3:25pm – 4:25pm: Sam Haiden; The Social Media Blueprint: Top 3 Tips for the New Patient Advocacy and Recruitment
  • 3:25pm – 4:25pm: Bradley Scott; Clinical Considerations for the Approval of Biosimilars in Canada: Health Canada’s Perspective
  • 4:25pm – 5:00pm: Closing Remarks & End of Conference

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