• Feb 26, 2019
    Health Canada ICH GCP and MRCT Training

    9:00am to 5:00pm
    Location: John G. Diefenbaker Building (Old City Hall) –111 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

    The MRCT Center will be facilitating didactic and case-based learning, presentations, and open discussion for regulators from Health Canada (reviewers and inspectors), and individuals from industry, academia, and non-profit organizations > MORE

  • Dec 05, 2018
    MRCT Center 2018 Annual Meeting

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location: Loeb House at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

    The MRCT Center Annual Meeting was held in the morning of December 5, 2018 (8:00 AM -1:00 PM). > MORE

  • Nov 15, 2018
    PRIM&R’s 2018 Advancing Ethical Research Conference

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location: San Diego, CA

    Sarah White, MRCT Center Executive Director, will co-present (1) How Academic Institutions Can Respond to New Clinical Trial Disclosure Requirements and (2) Ideas and Practices for for Compliance and Auditing of Single IRB Studies at the Advancing Ethical Research Conference.

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  • Nov 08, 2018
    Research, Development, and Regulatory Roundtable (R3) on Expanded Access vs. Right to Try: Practical, Legal, and Regulatory Considerations.

    8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Location: New York, NY

    We will discuss the advantages and drawbacks of the two pathways by which patients may now request access to investigational therapies, considering the perspectives of both pharmaceutical companies and of largely academic healthcare facilities. > MORE

  • Sep 21, 2018
    Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics’ September Research Ethics Consortium

    12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
    Location: Countway Library at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

    Dr. Barbara E. Bierer, MRCT Center Faculty Director, will be a commentator at the Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics’ September Research Ethics Consortium.  > MORE

  • Sep 07, 2018
    Global Clinical Research Summit 2018

    11:00 AM to 12:00
    Location: Seoul

    Dr. Barbara Bierer, MRCT Center Faculty Director, will be speaking on “Improving the Performance of Clinical Trial for Global Directives” at the Global Clinical Research Summit in Seoul on September 7th. > MORE

  • Aug 13, 2018
    2nd Disclosure and Transparency for Clinical Data Summit

    2:45 to 3:30 PM
    Location: Philadelphia, PA

    Dr, Carmen Aldinger, MRCT Center Administrative and Training Manager, will present on Sharing Aggregate and Individual Results of Clinical Trials with Study Participants.

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  • Jul 30, 2018
    GDPR Conference

    8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
    Location: Boston, MA

    Ropes & Gray LLP and the MRCT Center will co-host a one-day conference focusing on the effect of the European Union General Data Protection Regulations on clinical research, big data research and data repositories/ biorepositories. > MORE

  • Jul 19, 2018
    Vivli Platform Launch

    8:30 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location: Washington, D.C.

    The official launch of the Vivli platform will take place at the National Academies in Washington D.C. on July 19, 2018. > MORE

  • Jun 20, 2018
    OPPI Conference

    2:00 to 4:00 PM (IST)
    Location: Mumbai, India

    Dr. Barbara Bierer, MRCT Center Faculty Director, and Mr. Mark Barnes, MRCT Center Faculty Co-Director, will co-host a conference with the Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) at their offices on clinical trials regulatory issues.

  • Jun 04, 2018
    BIO 2018 conference

    2:30 to 4:00 PM
    Location: Boston, MA

    Barbara Bierer, MD, MRCT Faculty Director will participate in a panel discussion on APEC regulatory convergence at the BIO 2018 conference in Boston, MA. > MORE

  • Apr 24, 2018
    MRCT Center Bioethics Collaborative

    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Location: Ropes & Gray, Boston MA

    The MRCT Center is planning the sixth meeting of the Bioethics Collaborative, which will be held on April 24th, 2018. The topic for discussion will be Axes of communication in Return of Individual Results to Research Participants.

  • Apr 10, 2018
    APEC Pilot Center of Excellence Training on MRCT and GCP

    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location: Harvard Faculty Club, Cambridge

    This Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Pilot Center of Excellence (CoE) training program on Multi-Regional Clinical Trials (MRCTs) and Good Clinical Practice (GCP) is a 3 1/2-day workshop — April 10-13, 2018 — hosted by the MRCT Center. It is specifically designed for regulators with responsibility for multi-regional clinical trials, drug review and approval, with priority to those from emerging economies. > MORE

  • Jan 23, 2018
    MRCT Center Bioethics Collaborative: Enabling Informed Selection of Clinical Trials: Institution, Provider, and Participant Responsibilities

    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Location: Ropes & Gray LLP, 800 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

    This meeting of the MRCT Center Bioethics Collaborative will explore the ethical considerations underscoring the challenge of informed selection of clinical trials. We will examine the responsibilities of various stakeholders within the clinical trial ecosystem, and we will discuss potential solutions. > MORE