Greater Philadelphia Chapter: A Day in the Life of a PI

When:  Nov 12, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (ET)

Greater Philadelphia Chapter: A Day in the Life of a PI

This Event has been rescheduled, pending a new date

Speaker Name

  • Shivkumar Hatti, MD, MBA Medical Director, Sequoia Behavioral Healthcare, Principal Investigator, Suburban Research Associates 

Target Audience
  • CRCs
  • CRAs
  • Investigators
  • Auditors
  • Project Managers
  • Regulatory Affairs/Compliance
  • Clinical Research Administrators

Program Description
Dr. Hatti plans to explore challenges faced by the PI and study team during Feasibility phase, enrollment and closeout of the Clinical Trial. He will talk about the basic credentials needed to become a PI and how to get recognized by sonsors and CROs. A discussion will be facilitated around creating an effective working relationship between site, sponsor and CRO.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
  1. Describe credentials needed to become a recognized Principal Investigator on Clinical Trials
  2. List three Challenges faced by the PI and study team during Feasibility phase of the Clinical Trial
  3. Name two significant challenges sites face during the recruitment phase of a clinical trial
  4. Establish one action that a CRA or Project Manager can do to create a more effective working relationship with a site 

Contact hours: 1.0 Contact hours have been approved through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in at the event, 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.

Registration Cost: 
  • $15 Chapter Members
  • $20 ACRP Members
  • $25 Non-Members 
  • $15 Children's Hospital Employee's
Contact Hour Cost:
  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members
Refund Policy: Not applicable


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Main Building, Room 1NW17
3401 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104