Central Northeast Pennsylvania Chapter: Taking Aim at Respiratory Diseases: A Story of Decades of Fr

When:  Feb 26, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (ET)


Rebecca Bascom, MD, MPH; Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine

Target Audience
  • CRCs
  • CRAs
  • Investigators
  • Auditors
  • Project Managers
  • Regulatory Affairs/Compliance
  • Data Managers (Site, Sponsor, CRO)
  • Medical Monitor, Medical Officer, Project Physician
  • Quality Assurance
  • Clinical Research Administrators
  • Other

Program Agenda:

  • 4:30pm - 5:00pm - Registration & Dinner
  • 5:00pm – 6:30 pm – Educational Presentation and Discussion

Program Description: This program will explore the respiratory system and respiratory disease, and what clinical research is being conducted currently to address respiratory disease. Understanding the “What, Where, Why, When, How” of respiratory disease will lead to the understanding of how clinical trials are designed to address the particular needs of respiratory disease.

Upon completion of this Seminar, attendees should be able to:

  1. Describe common airborne exposures and the respiratory system

  2. Describe the burden of respiratory disease

  3. Describe examples of respiratory disease research at your institution

  4. Differentiate the “What, Where, Why, When, How” of respiratory disease

  5. Appraise the future landscape of respiratory disease research

Live Attendance Registration: 

  • $10 Chapter Members
  • $12 ACRP Members
  • $15 Non-Members

Simulcast Attendance Registration: 
(link will be emailed out on the day of the event)

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $5 ACRP Members
  • $10 Non-Members

Contact hours: 1.5 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 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.

Contact Hour Cost:

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members

Refund Policy: Not applicable

Further Information: CNEPA@acrpnet.org or Kevin Gardner kgardner@pennstatehealth.psu.edu


Penn State Health Hershey Medical Center
Support Services Building, Room 206
Hershey, PA 17033