Mayo Clinic to host clinical research conference

August 06, 2003

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Mayo Alliance for Clinical Trials will host "Current Issues in Clinical Research: How Education, Certification and Validation Will Improve the Quality of Research," Sept. 25-26, 2003, at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minn.

The conference is designed for study coordinators, nurses, physicians and other research personnel involved in the management and coordination of clinical research, and will provide a comprehensive review of the responsibilities and processes of clinical research performance. The conference format balances topics of general interest, which are presented in large group sessions, with clinical research and management issues addressed in small breakout sessions.

At the end of the conference, participants should be able to:Guest faculty scheduled to present at the conference include:The conference will provide a review of the mechanics of clinical research coordination and has been approved for multiple forms of credit.

The conference will be held in Presentation Hall, Mayo Civic Center, 30 Civic Center Drive S.E. in Rochester. The registration fee is $450.

For more information or to register, contact the Mayo Clinic Education Office at 800-541-5815 or 507-266-3074, or visit the Mayo Clinical Trial Services Web site at http://www.mayoclinicaltrialservices.org.
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Contact:
Nicole Bennett
507-284-5005 (days)
507-284-2511 (evenings)
e-mail: newsbureau@mayo.edu

Mayo Clinic

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