North Texas: 2016 Fall Symposium

When:  Oct 22, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  ACRP North Texas Chapter

2016 Fall Symposium

Infectious Diseases and Research Perspectives

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Target Audience: Anyone working, or pursuing a career, in clinical research

Agenda:

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM - Check In, Networking & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM - Presentations (Snacks and water will be provided throughout the session)

Fall Symposium Registration Fees & Costs for 4 contact hours: The cost for attending the Fall Symposium is $40. Current UNTHSC Clinical Research Management students may attend for no cost, however must provide verification of their affiliation.

To receive contact hours: Register for the course through the ACRP website either prior to attending or at the registration desk before the event. Sign in at the registration desk, attend the entire presentation, and complete an evaluation in person upon the conclusion of the presentation. There is no charge for contact hours.

Nursing Continuing Education: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16767, for 4.0 contact hours.

Free Parking – see full agenda for Map and Directions

This session is designed to inform participants about infectious diseases and research.

Upon Completion of this program, participants should be able to:

  1. Comprehend the molecular pattern of infection process, analyze homeostatic imbalance and evaluate the means by which pathogens evade the host immune system and therapeutics.
  2. Discuss application of QI, QI Research, and Clinical Research in medicine, health care, and public policy and differentiate activities along the spectrum of quality improvement and research in order to seek necessary regulatory approval for any project.
  3. Describe basic principles of dealing with emerging infectious diseases and the process for fast tracking vaccines and treatments.

Sponsors: MedTrials, Inc., a full-service contract research organization offering clinical trial consulting, project management and monitoring, data management, biostatistics and auditing, and industry-specific training, is the Continuing Nursing Education Provider for this event. www.medtrials.com

The University Of North Texas Health Science Center Graduate School Of Biomedical Science’s Clinical Research Management Masters of Science Program has provided the room space for this event.

No Refunds: Unless the chapter cancels the program before meeting date/start time.

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Location

UNT Health Science Center
3500 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107