Decentralized Clinical Trials

When:  Mar 18, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM (PT)

Please join us for our next NCC ACRP virtual educational event, "Decentralized Clinical Trials" on March 18, 2021 at 7pm. Bardia Akbari will discuss the various considerations when developing decentralized trials.

Speaker: Bardia Akbari, Chief Clinical and Experience Officer at Lightship

Learning Objectives:  🎖     

  • What is a decentralized clinical trial
  • Why and when to consider one in a development program
  • Design consideration for a decentralized study
  • How to select the right partner with right capabilities for your trial


6:45 PM - Registration opens

7:00 – 7:05 PM President's Welcome and Speaker Introduction

7:05 – 8:00 PM Educational Presentation with Q&A

8:00 – 8:15 PM President's Presentation and Close of Event

Target Audience:

Open to the clinical research community, including sponsors, study sites, vendors, IRBs, support/related functions, and students.

Registration: Pre-registration is required, as this is a virtual event.

Northern California Chapter ARCP Member or Student: $5.00

ACRP Non-Chapter Member or Public: $10.00

Contact Hours: 1.0 ACRP contact hour pending ACRP Global approval.

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Funding and in-kind support provided by the following sponsors do not influence the content of this program.

Many thanks to NCC ACRP sponsors: Clinical Research Network @UCBerkeleyExt @PRCClinical @UCSCExtension @CRN 🙏
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