New England Chapter: Webinar Replay: Stem Cell Therapy Research: History, Challenges, Future Cures

When:  Sep 20, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:15 PM (ET)
Associated with  ACRP New England Chapter

Webinar Replay: Stem Cell Therapy Research: History, Challenges, Future Cures

Betty Cabrera

Program Agenda:

  • 12:00 PM – 12:05 PM Welcome & Logistics
  • 12:05 PM – 01: 05 PM Webinar Viewing
  • 01:05 PM – 01:15 PM Discussion & Wrap-up

Program Description: Stem cell based clinical research is an exciting new frontier holding promise for patients with medical needs that traditional pharmaceuticals cannot address. Clinical research professionals conducting trials in this area can expect to face new and more complex regulatory and operational challenges.
This program will review advances in stem cell science and present related ethical considerations.
A general overview of the unique and evolving regulatory landscape around stem cell based therapies will also be presented.
Finally, this program will explore the specific ways that stem cell based therapies challenge every stage of a clinical trial, from participant recruitment and informed consent to dosing and long-term follow-up.

Upon completion of this Seminar, attendees should be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of stem cell science and its evolution as a field of study
  • Describe the ethical considerations and unique regulatory landscape of stem cell based therapies
  • Identify operational challenges of conducting stem cell clinical trials as they pertain to current and future applications

Target Audience: Open to all Clinical Research Professionals, students interested in Clinical Research, Health Tech Developers

Registration Cost: FREE to all to attend

Contact hours: This course is approved for 1.0 ACRP contact hours.
Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

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

Contact Hour Cost:
Final pricing pending

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members

Refund Policy: Not applicable

Level: Beginner



Online Instructions:
Login: Login instructions will be provided in registration confirmation email
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