Dialogues on Diversifying Clinical Trials: Successful Strategies for Engaging Women and Minorities
September 22-23, 2011
SWHR and the FDA Office of Women's Health hosted a two-day conference to share successful practices in recruitment, retention and analysis of women and minorities in clinical trials.
Left to Right: Phyllis Greenberger, MSW, Margaret Hamburg, MD,
Marsha Henderson, MCRP, Michelle Yeboah, DrPH
The executive summary from this conference was published in the July 2012 issue of the Journal of Women’s Health. Read More
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Plenary 1: Women & Minorities in Clinical Trial Research: A Historical Overview
Panel 1: Provider/Investigator Perspectives on Cultural and Linguistic Competency in Clinical Trials Research
- E. Francis Jones, Innovative Clinical Concepts, LLC
- James P. Tierney, MA, MBA, Interamerican College of Physicians and Surgeons, Inc.
Panel 2: The Vital Role of Communities in Clinical Trials
- Judith Fifield, PhD, University of Connecticut, Vanderbilt University
- Jeffrey Henderson, MD, MPH, Black Hills Center for American Indian Health
- Daniel C. Montoya (National Minority AIDS Council
Lunch: Beyond the Ivory Tower: Clinical Trials for All
- Zora Brown, INTEGRIS Health
- Gary Puckrein, PhD, National Minority Quality Forum
Panel 3: Strategies in Clinical Trials: Research Design for Recruitment, Retention, Analysis
- Armin Weinberg, PhD, Life Beyond Cancer Foundation
Panel 4: Federal Perspectives on the Inclusion of Women and Minorities in Clinical Trials
Plenary 2: Federal Perspectives on Clinical Regulatory Research Innovations
This conference is made possible by the generous support of:
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Boston Scientific Corporation
Eli Lilly and Company
Genentech, a member of the Roche Group
Johnson & Johnson
Merck & Co, Inc.
Novartis Pharmaceutical Company
A special thank you to the FDA Office of Minority Health for their support and assistance.