• Mar 07, 2019
    Meeting of the Research, Development, and Regulatory Roundtable (R3)

    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Location: Ropes & Gray LLP, Washington, DC

    The use for clinical trial recruitment purposes of data that were originally collected for another business purpose raises several legal and regulatory questions, including whether health care providers may receive payment for permitting secondary uses of their data, the extent to which third-party payors, or agents of those payors, may be involved in research recruitment, and which entities may contact patients directly to discuss possible enrollment in a clinical trial. During this session, roundtable participants discussed each of these issues from a legal and regulatory perspective, noting the many issues for which there is legal ambiguity. > MORE

  • Jan 22, 2019
    MRCT Center Bioethics Collaborative: Impact of Social Media on Clinical Trial Integrity

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

    Over the last decade, social media has emerged as a medium for conducting research, recruiting and engaging participants, and enabling participants to interact with each other online. > MORE

  • Jan 07, 2019
    Breakfast Roundtable Discussion Regarding GDPR and Clinical Research with Paul Mills from the UK’s NHS Health Research Authority

    9:30am to 11:00am
    Location: Ropes & Gray LLP, San Francisco, CA

    Ropes & Gray and the MRCT Center will be co-hosting a breakfast roundtable discussion regarding the impact of GDPR on clinical research with Paul Mills from the United Kingdom’s National Health Service Health Research Authority on Monday, January 7, 2019 from 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at the Ropes & Gray office in San Francisco.  > MORE