The Drug Information Association (DIA) will host its first Liability Risks in Clinical Trial Conference on February 25, 2010 in Washington, DC.
Experienced lawyers from one of the premier pharmaceutical and medical device litigation defense firms in the country will present a special mock trial designed to explore legal issues surrounding clinical trials and sound strategies for dealing with them. Topics will include:
- Government Enforcement in Clinical Trials
- Litigation Update: What Can Happen with Clinical Trials
- Avoiding Liability, Bad Documents. and Bad Press
- Clinical Trials on Trial: Potential Legal Liability Arising from Clinical Trials (Mock Trial)
“Understanding the issues and managing them effectively go hand-in-hand in providing important safeguards against future criminal and civil liability,” says Program Committee Member Carol Poindexter, JD, Partner, Corporate Law Section, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP. “This provocative one-day conference will bring together clinical research professionals, mid- and-senior level clinical project managers and decision makers, and regulatory and legal affairs professionals to discuss legal issues related to conducting clinical trials.
Register for Liability Risks in Clinical Trials.
ABOUT THE DRUG INFORMATION ASSOCIATION (DIA)
DIA is a neutral, global, professional, member-driven association of nearly 18,000 biotechnology, pharmaceutical, academic, and regulatory professionals. Through our international educational offerings and myriad networking opportunities, DIA provides a global forum for knowledge exchange that fosters the innovation of products, technologies, and services to improve health and well being worldwide. Headquarters are in Horsham, PA, USA, with offices in Basel, Switzerland, Tokyo, Japan, Mumbai, India, and Beijing, China. For more information go to www.diahome.org.
Contact: Joe Krasowski