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Bringing the Patient Voice to Clinical Development

Track:
Clinical Operations

Day & Time:
June 16, 8:30AM - 10:00AM (Pacific Standard Time)

Session Number:
102

Room Number:
3

Level:
Basic

Type:
Forum

Title:
Bringing the Patient Voice to Clinical Development

Chair(s):
Mary Stober Murray, MBA
Associate Director, Advocacy
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, United States

Description:
Patient advocacy groups have an important role to play in the clinical development of potential new treatments. They not only advise pharmaceutical developers on protocol design, site selection, and other key aspects of clinical development, but also educate patients and help them find appropriate studies that may be important options in their treatment journey. This forum features representatives from industry, advocacy, and patient groups sharing collaborative models that integrate patient needs into clinical operations.

Learning Objective(s):
Identify areas of clinical development where patients can play an advisory role; Articulate concepts of collaboration between patients, advocacy, and industry.

Presentation(s) & Speaker(s):
Patients Powering Progress in Research
Bonnie J. Addario
Founder and Chair
Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, United States

Saving the Hearts of a Diverse America: Why Ensuring Clinical Trial Participation Is Key
Robert Gillespie
Chairman of the Board, Association of Black Cardiologists
Sharp Rees Stealy Medical Center, United States

Incorporating Patient Perspectives in Clinical Trials: Models of Collaboration
Mary Stober Murray, MBA
Associate Director, Advocacy
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, United States