4th Annual CROWN Congress - Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn's Landing

4th Annual CROWN Congress
January 27 - 29, 2015
Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA

An Elite Gathering of Clinical Decision-Makers Learn, Network and Engage on Topics Critical to the Effective Design, Development and Execution of Clinical Trials

4th Annual CROWN Congress – 4th Annual CROWN Congress

Save the Date: The 5th CROWN Congress is taking place January 26-28, 2016 at the Sonesta Hotel in Philadelphia. More information coming soon, please contact khunter@exlevents.com with questions.

Hear from the Industry’s Leading Clinical Experts:


The 4th CROWN Congress, taking place January 27-29 in Philadelphia, boasts a newly designed format, focused approach, fresh speakers and never-before-heard case studies, making this first clinical event of the year and the only event needed to learn the latest approaches, strategies, tools and technologies to optimize clinical operations for 2015 and beyond.

3 days, 3 tracks, 6 workshops all focused on topics critical to the effective design, development and execution of clinical trials:

CROWN conference brochure

  • Clinical Innovation
  • Patient Engagement
  • Quality Assessment
  • Effective Partnerships
  • Risk-Based Monitoring
  • Data Optimization
  • Maximizing Site Performance



Here are just a few of the almost 40 sessions being offered at CROWN 2015:

SENIOR LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION – CLINICAL INNOVATION
Identifying the New Value Networks in Clinical Trials and Their Potential Impact on Operations

Moderator:
Craig Lipset, Head of Clinical Innovation, Worldwide R&D, PFIZER

Panelists:
John Barry, Head, Vendor Strategy & Management, MERCK
Jay Kaminski, Corporate Vice President, Global Clinical Research and Development Operations, CELGENE CORPORATION
John Orloff, Global Head, R&D, BAXTER BIOSCIENCES


INTERACTIVE SESSION: QUALITY CULTURE IN VENDOR ENGAGEMENTS

Developing a Quality Culture that Fosters Effective Clinical Partnerships

Christopher Hilton, Vice President, Vendor Quality Management, PFIZER

Diane Ryan, Executive Director, Clinical Trial Process & Quality, PFIZER

Deirdre Hall, Vendor Quality Management & Process Lead, PFIZER

THE VOICE OF TODAY’S PATIENT

Meet Today’s Clinical Trial Participant: Hear Her Story, Learn from Her Experiences, Understand How She Engages with the Patient Community

Wendy Ramsey, Active Clinical Trial Participant, Cancer Survivor

COMMON PROTOCOL TEMPLATE

Developing a Common Protocol as a Platform to Streamline the Clinical Development Process

Rob DiCicco, Vice President, Clinical Pharmacology Sciences and Study Operations, GLAXOSMITHKLINE

CASE STUDY: RESTRUCTURING MONITORING

Restructuring Clinical Monitoring to a Risk-Based Approach Resulting in Cost Savings and Improved Quality

M. Peggy Fay, PhD, RN, CCRC, CRA, Director, Global Clinical Monitoring, MEDTRONIC, INC.

CASE STUDY: METRICS STRATEGY

Executing a Clinical Quality Metrics Strategy that Aligns Multiple Levels and Perspectives to Ensure Big Picture Value

Jonathan Rowe, Head, Quality Performance Management, PFIZER

BUILDING AND MAINTAINING THE RELATIONSHIP

Continuous Process Improvement Strategies and Transformation Within the Strategic Partnership to Optimize Value

Frances Grote, Senior Director, Clinical Operations Vendor Oversight, BIOGEN IDEC

MID-SIZED BIOTECH CASE STUDY: RBM IN A RARE DISEASE TRIAL

Developing and Executing an Effective Risk-Based Monitoring Approach with Limited Resources in a Global Oncology Trial
Ron Taylor, Director, Clinical Trial Management, SEATTLE GENETICS

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Audience Profile

CROWN Congress audience breakdown

Who Should Attend

This conference is developed for professionals at pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, CROs and other service providers who are involved in the design, development, execution and management of clinical trials. Attendees’ workplace responsibilities primarily involve the following areas:

  • Clinical Operations
  • Clinical Research
  • Clinical Development
  • Clinical Management/Oversight
  • Clinical Quality Assurance/Control
  • Clinical Compliance
  • Good Clinical Practice/GCP
  • Clinical Monitoring
  • Clinical Data Management
  • Clinical Trial Design
  • Study Management/Clinical Project Management
  • Clinical Site Selection/Contracting/Management
  • Clinical Sourcing/Strategic Sourcing/Vendor Management
  • Patient Recruitment/ Engagement/Enrollment

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