Greater Houston Area: Recruitment of the STEM Cell Therapy Clinical Trials

When:  Apr 6, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  ACRP Greater Houston Area

Recruitment of the STEM Cell Therapy Clinical Trials: Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Speaker: Sara Sampaio, MD CCRP

Please note Lunch will be provided.

Program Agenda:
  • 11:30-11:45 pm – Registration & Networking
  • 11:45 -12:45 pm – Educational Presentation
  • 12:45 – 1:00 pm – Q&A
Program Description: This event will consist of social networking time with lunch provided to registered attendees. Session will be presented by a Stem Cell Clinical Research Recruitment Manager in an academic medical center setting for the discussion and review of recruitment tactics of research subjects and patients, through knowledge of available experience at the Stem Cell Center at the Texas Heart Institute.

Upon completion of this Webinar, attendees should be able to:
  • Describe common challenges in recruiting patients for
  • clinical trials
  • Outline the main hurtles in stem cell therapy clinical trials
  • Delineate strategies to improve recruitment outcomes
Contact Hours: 1.0 contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in at the registration desk, and attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.
Contact Hour Cost: $0 Chapter Members / $15 ACRP Members / $30 Non-Members

Target Audience: Clinical Research Personnel

Further Information: Next meeting TBD (July 2018)

Contact Information:
Kathy Franco,, 281-731-8871
Debra Dees 832-355-7501


CHI St. Luke’s Medical Center
Cooley Building CO74C
6720 Bertner Ave.
Houston, TX 77030
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Debra Dees