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All About Clinical Trials

Training course of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy

07/12/2018 08:30 08/12/2018 13:30 Europe/Paris All About Clinical Trials

The European Society of Cardiology 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. 

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Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
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Summary

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. 

Focus on

  • Methodological issues regarding the design, conduct and interpretation of clinical trials
  • New types and trends of trials required by regulators

At the end of the course delegates will have improved their knowledge in:

  • Designing and planning successful clinical trials
  • Evaluating and following the correct processes and regulatory procedures
  • Effectively analysing and interpreting trial data using clinical trials presented at the latest cardiovascular scientific meetings as examples


Course directors

Sven Wassmann, MD, PhD, FESC

This course is an excellent opportunity for education and networking.

Course venue

Novotel  Praha Wenceslas Square
Kateřinská 38
120 00 Prague

Programme

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Friday 7 December - Sessions and GCP course

08:45: Welcome, introduction and course objectives 

The ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy - Perspectives of a Past-Chairman and Editor-in-Chief
Session 1: How to design and run a clinical trial

An overview of the different aspects of clinical trials
Planning and running a clinical trial: site perspective
Traditional versus novel trial designing

11:00: Refreshments and networking

Session 2: Regulatory aspects

Requirements from regulatory agencies
Post marketing surveillance

Session 3: Clinical Trials - the CRO's viewpoint

The perspective of an academic CRO

13:00: Lunch and networking

Session 4: Issues in Clinical Trials

Antithrombotics in stroke treatment - challenges and current directions

Session 5: What's next - upcoming and ongoing clinical trials

ACS / Antithrombotics
Lipidology
Diabetes
Heart failure

15:30: Refreshments and networking

Session 6: Good Clinical Practice

GCP for the busy investigator (certificate included)
AIDFM-CETERA Portuguese Academic CRO

18:00: Clode of day 1

Saturday 8 December - Interactive workshops

08:30: Welcome and objectives

Workshop: Statistical issues in clinical trials 
  • Randomised controlled trials and subgroup analyses 
  • Registries and meta-analyses
Workshop: How to interpret clinical trial data

Examples from clinical trials

Workshop: Things to know for junior investigators

Parallel groups:

  • How to write a manuscript
  • What you need to know as junior investigator

13:30: Close of day 2, lunch and networking

Registration

  • Young Members fee (Working Group and/or Czech Society of Cardiology Members under 40 years old): 50€
  • Members Fee (Working Group and/or Czech Society of Cardiology Members): 100€
  • Standard fee: 300€

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Register

Registration will be open from 8 October to 5 December 2018