Public Engagement in the U.S. Clinical Trial Enterprise

Event Date
June 27, 2011 - June 28, 2011

Event Time
June 27: 12:00PM-5:45PM - June 28: 8:00AM-12:30PM

Icahn School of Medicine
1425 Madison Avenue – Icahn Medical Institute, 1st Floor
Goldwurm Auditorium
New York, NY 10029

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A Collaboration Between the Institute of Medicine (IOM) and Conduits – the Institutes for Translational Sciences and the Department of Health Evidence & Policy at Icahn School of Medicine

Meeting Agenda

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Meeting Objectives:

  • Define and discuss the problem of inadequate public engagement in clinical trials.

  • Identify the structures and culture of health care systems and delivery organizations that fail to support or engage with the clinical trial enterprise and suggest potential solutions for how health centers can be engaged to support the clinical trial enterprise.

  • Discuss how academic medical centers can create successful community partnerships to improve public engagement in clinical trials.

  • Highlight and discuss models/methods, both proven and yet to be tried, of public engagement. Address the media’s role in public engagement.

  • Describe novel clinical trial designs (such as adaptive clinical trial designs) that minimize enrollment needs and address treatment assignment concerns of physicians and their patients.

  • Involve stakeholders in a discussion of moving forward to create a comprehensive strategy for enhanced public engagement in clinical trials.

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