Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 4th Annual

Clinical Biomarkers Strategy and Innovation

Enabling Precision Medicine Trials

February 19-20


I am pleased to announce CHI’s 4th Annual Clinical Biomarkers Strategy and Innovation being held February 19-20, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, FL. The gathering will be part of the 10th Annual Summit for Clinical Trials Operations Executives (SCOPE), a four-day cluster of events that attracted 1,800 leaders in clinical operations and research in 2018. Topics to be discussed at the “Clinical Biomarkers Strategy and Innovation” conference include:



  • Enabling precision medicine trials
  • Unique operational challenges related to biomarker-based patient selection
  • Operationalizing biomarker-based patient inclusion
  • Specific issues related to operationalizing oncology trials
  • Biospecimen and core lab considerations for risk-based monitoring
  • Monitoring sample quality for downstream success
  • Addressing the issues related to global trials
  • Informed consent and return of results policy
  • Commercial and in-house IT applications for sample management
  • Collaboration of major stake holders (CRO, laboratory and sponsor) to support biomarker-driven clinical trials
  • Application of Point-of-Care Testing (POCT) in clinical trials


If you would like to submit a proposal to give a presentation at this meeting, please click here.


The deadline for priority consideration is June 22, 2018.


All proposals are subject to review by session chairmen and/or the Scientific Advisory Committee to ensure the overall quality of the conference program. Additionally, as per Cambridge Healthtech Institute policy, a select number of vendors and consultants who provide products and services will be offered opportunities for podium presentation slots based on a variety of Corporate Sponsorships.


For more details on the conference, please contact:
Marina Filshtinsky

Executive Director, Conferences

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

Phone: 781 972 5496


For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:

Companies A-O

Ilana Quigley

Senior Manager, Business Development

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)

Phone: 781.972.5457



Companies P-Z

Patty Rose
Senior Manager, Business Development

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)

Phone: 781.972.1349



Premier Sponsors







PRA Health Sciences


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