Southern Wisconsin: Rare Disease Research

When:  Apr 3, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  ACRP Wisconsin Chapter

ACRP Wisconsin Chapter Presents: Rare Disease Research

SPEAKER: Robert Haws, MD Pediatrics-Nephrology Physician/Clinical Research Director and founder of the Bardet-Beidl Syndrome (BBS) Program at Marshfield Clinic

Program Agenda:
  • 5:00 – 5:30 pm – Registration, Networking, & dinner served
  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Educational Presentation
  • 6:30 – 7:00 pm – Q&A
Upon completion of this presentation, attendees should be able to:
  • Describe the unique features to FDA oversight of rare disease clinical research.
  • Explain the definition of rare diseases in clinical care and recognize features of rare diseases that impact clinical trials.
  • Understand the role of rare disease registries and therapeutic drug trials in rare diseases.
Registration Cost:
  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $0 ACRP Members
  • $20 Non-Members
Contact hours: 1.0 Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in, and attend the program.
Log on to the ACRP website and access your “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.

Contact Hour Cost:
  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members (but not part of the WI Chapter)
  • $30 Non-Members
Level: Intermediate

Target Audience: All clinical research professionals.

Further Information: 
  • If you have a specific dietary or handicap need please let us know.
  • You MUST register for this event prior to attending on the ACRP website.
  • You MUST complete the online evaluation after the presentation to receive credit.
Contact Information:

Robyn Furger; Chapter President,


Medical College of WI
HRC Auditorium H1400
8701 W Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Robyn Furger
(414) 955-7304