15 Jun 2021 12:00pm to 1:00pm

directors' choice seminar

CLINICAL TRIALS: HOW CAN WE DO THEM BETTER?

Professors Maher Gandhi and John Upham are leading this informative seminar as we delve into how we can do clinical trials better. Speakers and panellists will highlight enablers and barriers to clinical trials in Brisbane based on their experience and expertise along with the big-picture learnings and what they believe needs to be done to improve clinical trials research. A Q&A session will give all attendees the opportunity to raise their ideas and concerns. Our speakers and panel members together share a wealth of experience and expertise in running clinical trials in Queensland and internationally.

Presenters:
Ms Enna Stroil-Salama
Project Manager - Research Strategy Implementation, Metro South Health

Prof Carmel Hawley
Senior Staff Specialist and Director of Haemodialysis Services, Princess Alexandra Hospital
Professor of Medicine,  School of Medicine, The University of Queensland
Chair, Australasian Kidney Trials network (AKTN) 

A/Prof Jake Began
Senior Research Fellow, Group Leader -- Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD), Mater Research
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Mater Hospital Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital and Queen Elizabeth II Hospital
Senior Lecturer, The University of Queensland

Panel members:
Prof Ken O’Byrne
Professor, Medical Oncology & Queensland Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Princess Alexandra Hospital & Queensland University of Technology
Medical Oncologist & Clinical Scientist Consulting, Icon Cancer Centre Greenslopes
Director, Thoracic Alliance for Cancer Trials Board
Co-chair, Advanced lung cancer sub-committee, Australian Lung cancer Trials Group 

Prof John Hooper
Mater Foundation Fellow, Senior Research Fellow, Cancer Cell Biology Research Group Leader, Mater Research

Dr Helen Benham
Clinical Translation Director, TRI
Rheumatologist, Princess Alexandra Hospital
Senior Lecturer, The University of Queensland
Director, Board of the Princess Alexandra Research Foundation
Chair, Arthritis Queensland

Venue & Time:
Tuesday 15 June, 12:00-1:00pm, TRI Auditorium
To join via Zoomhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/86042148456