CTSA Annual PI Meeting - February 3-4, 2015

Planning Committee:
Robb Califf, Duke University
Robert Clark, University of Texas Health Science Center
Amy Comstock Rick, Food and Drug Law Institute, (FDLI)
Lee Nadler, Harvard University

February 3, 2015

8:00 – 8:30        Registration, Light Refreshments
8:30 – 8:40        Welcome and Introduction
                            Petra Kaufmann, M.D., M.Sc., Director, DCI, NCATS, Co-Chair,
                            CTSA Steering Committee
                            Alan I. Green, M.D., Dartmouth College, Co-Chair,
                            CTSA Steering Committee

8:40 – 8:55        Welcome and NCATS Update
                            Chris Austin, M.D., Director, NCATS

8:55 – 9:30       Toward 2020: Evolving the CTSA Program to Transform Clinical Translation for the Benefit of Patients
                            Petra Kaufmann, M.D., M.Sc., Director, DCI, NCATS

9:30 – 10:30     Given the NCATS Vision: Finding the “right balance” for CTSA 2.0 (Panel and Discussion)
                            Amy Comstock Rick, J.D. (FDLI), Moderator
                            Bruce Blazar, M.D. (University of Minnesota)
                            Nora Disis, M.D. (University of Washington)
                            Garrett FitzGerald, M.D. (University of Pennsylvania)
                            Harry Greenberg, M.D. (Stanford University)

10:30 -- 10:55   BREAK

10:55 – 11:00    Steering Committee: Introduction
                             Alan I. Green, M.D. (Dartmouth College)

11:00 - 11:30      Looking Back: Steering Committee 2014 (Panel Discussion)
                             Nora Disis, M.D. (University of Washington), Moderator
                             Karl Kieburtz, M.D., M.P.H. (University of Rochester)
                             John Clore, M.D., M.S. (Virginia Commonwealth University)
                             Robert Toto, M.D. (University of Texas Southwestern)

11:30 - 12:30     Going Forward: Key Issues for the Steering Committee 2015 (Panel Discussion)
                             Alan I. Green, M.D. (Dartmouth College), Moderator
                             Robb Califf, M.D. (Duke University)
                             Amy Comstock Rick, J.D. (FDLI)
                             Josephine Briggs, M.D. (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, NIH)
                             Lee Nadler, M.D. (Harvard University)

12:30 - 1:30       Lunch

Reports: NCATS Funded Supplement Initiatives - Toward the CTSA 2.0 Vision

1:30 - 2:15         Accrual to Clinical Trials:  Report and Discussion
                            Steven Reis, M.D. (University of Pittsburgh), Moderator

2:15 - 3:00         IRB Reliance Agreement Initiative:  Report and Discussion
                            Alan Green, M.D., (Dartmouth College), Moderator

3:00 - 3:30         Break

3:30 - 4:00         Good Clinical Practice: Report and Discussion
                            Thomas Shanley, M.D. (University of Michigan), Moderator

4:00 - 4:30         Scientific Review: Report and Discussion
                            Harry Selker, M.D., M.S.P.H. (Tufts University), Moderator

4:30 - 5:00         Contracting: Report and Discussion
                            Sundeep Khosla, M.D. (Mayo Clinic), Moderator

February 4, 2015

8:00 - 8:15         Light Refreshments

8:15 - 9:00        "A Story of Progress, Hope and Challenge"
                           Preston Campbell, III, M.D., Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

9:00 - 9:15        Domain Task Forces: Role in CTSA 2.0
                           Petra Kaufmann, M.D., M.Sc. (NCATS)

9:15 - 9:45        Lifespan DTF: Report and Discussion
                           Thomas Shanley, M.D., (University of Michigan)

9:45 - 10:15      Methods/Processes DTF: Report and Discussion
                            William Trochim, Ph.D. (Cornell University)

10:15 - 10:45    Break

10:45 - 11:15    Collaboration/Engagement DTF: Report and Discussion
                            Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, M.D., Ph.D. (University of California, Davis)

11:15 - 11:45     Workforce Development DTF: Report and Discussion
                            Rebecca Jackson, M.D., (Ohio State University)

11:45 - 12:15     Informatics DTF: Report and Discussion
                            Paul Harris, Ph. D. (Vanderbilt University)

12:15 - 12:45    Closing Remarks: CTSA 2.0
                            Steering Committee, Domain Task Forces, Working Groups and Innovation Projects
                            Petra Kaufmann, M.D., M.Sc. (NCATS)
                            Alan Green, M.D. (Dartmouth College)

12:45                 Adjourn

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