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Dec 03, 2020

MRCT Center Annual Meeting

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Location: Virtual

The MRCT Center Annual Meeting will be held virtually this year. We will review and discuss ongoing MRCT Center projects and emerging issues. This meeting is open to the public. If interested, please register here.

Agenda to include:

  • Keynote speaker: Michelle McMurry-Heath, MD, PhD, President and CEO of Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
  • Promoting Global Clinical Research in Children: Perspectives on patient/family/carer engagement
  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Clinical Trials: Update on MRCT Center Guidance, current and forthcoming activities, and collaborations. The panel will include a discussion of recent PhRMA principles on clinical trials diversity by Dr. Richard Moscicki, a presentation of social determinants of health by Dr. Monica Webb Hooper, NIH, and comments by Dr. Roberto Lewis, Columbia University.
  • European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): recent updates