Northern California: Navigating Clinical Data Technology Outsourcing

When:  Mar 23, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM (PT)

Navigating Clinical Data Technology Outsourcing

John Fontenault, SVP of Operations
OmniComm Systems, Inc.

Program Description: Clinical data technologies are critical to a sponsor’s success in delivering high quality clinical data, on time. Challenges include managing multiple vendors, technologies, processes, with different Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). At the core of any partner relationship is effective communication. The project team must have a transparent understanding of the sponsor’s outsourcing plan and expectations from stakeholders. This presentation will discuss communication techniques and study metrics in the management of healthy and productive sponsor-vendor partnerships. This presentation will be useful to clinical sites, sponsors and vendors.

Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the complexity of vendor relationships
  • List two elements of effective and meaningful communications
  • Describe two meaningful examples of metrics to measure vendor services
Level: Intermediate:

Speaker Bio:
  • Clinical data operations and systems executive with more than 27 years of industry experience
  • Formerly VP of Operations with ER Squared providing strategic eClinical business process and technology change management and adoption services
  • Previously, Exec. Director and Global Head of Clinical Data Management and Technology, Kendle International
  • 17 years as Clinical Systems specialist with Bayer Healthcare and Purdue Pharma

  • 6:00 – 6:45 PM Registration, Networking, & Dinner Buffet
  • 6:45 – 7:15 PM President’s Welcome, Volunteer and Sponsor Appreciation
  • 7:15 – 8:15 PM Educational Presentation
  • 8:15 – 8.45 PM Raffle, Open Mic, Networking 1:1 with speaker

Target Audience:

  • Clinical Research Professionals
  • Sponsors, Study Sites, Physicians, Nurses
  • Vendors/Service Providers/CROs, Consultants
  • Institutional Review Boards
  • Related–Clinical Quality Assurance, Project Management, Account Rep, HR, Recruiters/Staffing, Finance, Biometrics, Regulatory and Students

Contact hours: 1.0 contact hour and CMEs approved through  ACRP.     Click here to purchase contact hours.

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