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BC SUPPORT Unit Event

Five Days in May: International Clinical Trials Day

May 20, 2021 Program (click on links for registration):

  • 10am-11am: Clinical Trials and a Learning Health System During a Pandemic
    • presented by Dr. Srinivas Murthy MD CM MHSc (Clinical Associate Professor, University of British Columbia; Chair, Pandemic Preparedness Research, Health Research Foundation of Innovative Medicines Canada; Co-chair, Clinical Research Committee on COVID-19, World Health Organization)
    • moderated by Cindy Trytten (Director of Research and Capacity Building, Island Health)

 

  • 11am-12:30pm: Clinical Trials: Stops, Pivots & Strides during a Pandemic
    • Presented by Fiona Auld RN BSN CCRP (Clinical Research Nurse, Island Health); Deborah Parfett BSN CCRP (Clinical Research Coordinator, Island Health); Andrea Cameron RN MSc CCRP (Clinical Research Nurse, Island Health); Gayle Carney RN BSN (Clinical Research Nurse, Island Health); Jenna Winder RN MHA (Clinical Research Nurse, Island Health);
    • Moderated by Sheilah Frost RN BSN (Manager, Clinical Research, Island Health)

  • 1pm-2pm: The Latest Developments in COVID-19 Vaccine Research
    • presented by Dr. Julie Bettinger PhD MPH (Associate Professor, the Vaccine Evaluation Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia) and Dr. Manish Sadarangani BM BCh FRCPC DPhil (Director of the Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia Department of Pediatrics)
    • moderated by Cindy Trytten (Director of Research and Capacity Building, Island Health)