The ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy is proud to be delivering an engaging and interactive 2 day course to improve the professional knowledge and skills required to plan and deliver successful cardiovascular pharmacotherapy clinical trials.
At the end of the course delegates will have improved their knowledge in:
Sven Wassmann, MD, PhD, FESCGiuseppe MC Rosano, MD, PhD, FESC
This course is an excellent opportunity for education and networking.
08:15: Registration opens
08:45: Welcome, introduction and course objectives
08:55: The ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy - Perspectives of a Past-Chairman and Editor-in-Chief
09:10: An overview of the different aspects of clinical trials
09:50: Planning and running a clinical trial: the research site - players, facilities, ethics, logistics
10:10: Planning and running a clinical trial: sponsors, CROs, adjudication, retention
10:30: Traditional versus novel trial designing
11:00: Refreshment and Networking
11:30: Requirements from regulatory agencies: endpoints, comparators, type of studies
12:00: Post marketing surveillance
12:30: The sponsor´s viewpoint
13:00: Lunch and Networking
14:00: ACS / Antithrombotics
14:45: Heart failure
15:00: Observational trials and registries
15:20: Randomised controlled trials
15:40: Meta-analyses and systematic reviews
16:00: Refreshments and networking
16:30: GCP for the busy investigator (certificate included)
18:30: Refreshments and networking
08:30: Welcome and objectives
09:00: Parallel groups (switch after 60 min):
11:30: Examples from clinical trials
12:30: Interpreting meta-analyses and clinical trials: can we believe the data?
13:30: Closing remarks
13:45: Lunch and Networking
Registration to the course is open until 26 February 2018.
(*1) Members of the ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy and/or members of the Belgian Society of Cardiology
(*2) Members of the Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapists and Trialists of Tomorrow
Registration includes participation to the course, coffee breaks and lunches on 2 and 3 March.
Hotel and dinners are not included.
The course is beeing held at the European Heart Agency, and, close to it, you will find the following hotels:
Radisson Red Brussels Hotel 4* (approx. 80€/night)
Renaissance Brussels Hotel 4* (approx. 100€/night)
Leopold Brussels Hotel 4* (approx. 160€/night)
European Society of Cardiology
European Heart HouseLes Templiers2035 Route des CollesCS 80179 Biot
06903 Sophia Antipolis, FR
European Heart Agency, Brussels
29 square de Meeus4th Floor
B-1000 Brussels, BE
The course is supported with an educational grant by Novo Nordisk. The scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsors.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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