Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 10th Annual

Enrollment Planning and Patient Recruitment:  

Successful Recruitment Planning, Forecasting, and Central Campaign Management
January 24-25, 2017 | Hyatt Regency Miami | Miami, FL


Dear Colleague:

I am pleased to announce production of CHI’s 10th Annual “Enrollment Planning and Patient Recruitment” being held January 24-25, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, FL.

The gathering will be part of the 8th Annual Summit for Clinical Trials Operations Executives (SCOPE), a three-day cluster of events that attracted 1,150 leaders in clinical operations and research in February 2016. Topics to be discussed at the “Enrollment Planning and Patient Recruitment” conference include:

  • Designing and implementing an evidence-based clinical enrollment plan: Strategy development and plan implementation
  • Evidence-based, data-driven patient recruitment: Re-thinking old approaches and embracing analytics
  • Recruitment has gone Mobile: Facilitating the new paradigm of patient-centered trials
  • Integrating patient-centric initiatives into your early strategy and planning
  • Harnessing the newest opportunities in online social networks, EMRs and Big Data to support decision making
  • Utilizing Social Listening for improved patient identification and recruitment
  • Leveraging EMRs/EHRs to improve feasibility and recruitment
  • Rare Disease study planning and recruitment
  • Evidence-based identification and selection of investigators
  • Recruitment of minority patients and special populations
  • Lessons learned from specific challenges in enrollment planning and retention in various therapeutic areas: flu, Hepatitis C, Alzheimer's
  • Measuring the effectiveness and costs of traditional and new media direct-to-patient outreach strategies
  • Understanding the challenges of different recruitment profiles and tactics that help increase enrollment rates: Chronic diseases, acute conditions, med device/surgical recruitment

If you are interested in presenting, please click here.

Please note that due to limited speaking slots, preference is given to pharmaceutical and biotech companies, regulators and those from academic/hospital centers. Additionally, as per CHI policy, a select number of vendors/consultants who provide products and services to these biopharmaceutical companies are offered opportunities for podium presentation slots based on a variety of Corporate Sponsorships.

Deadline for submission is June 15, 2016.

2017 SCOPE Conference at a Glance

SCOPE 2016 Wrap-Up

The 7th Annual SCOPE Summit, held February 23-25, 2016 in Miami, Florida, had record attendance with more than 1,150 industry leaders joining 3 days of in-depth discussions covering important issues in clinical trial planning and management. As SCOPE grew in attendance by 30% over last year, the 2016 program offered 12 distinct conference tracks, 2 symposia, 3 short courses, and 4 plenary keynote sessions, focused on advances and innovative solutions in all aspects of clinical trial management and operations, including Data Integration, Feasibility, Site Selection and Management, Patient Engagement, Recruitment and Retention, Mobile Tech, Project Management, Outsourcing, Forecasting, Budgeting and Contracting, Quality (QbD) in Trial Conduct, Risk-Based Monitoring, Post-Marketing Studies, Observational Research, Statistics and Biomarker-Driven Trials.

For Further Information

For questions or suggestions about the meeting, please contact:

Micah Lieberman
Executive Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
T: (+1) 541.482.4709
E: mlieberman@healthtech.com

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:

Ilana Quigley
Senior Manager, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
T: (+1) 781.972.5457
E: iquigley@healthtech.com

For media and association partnerships, please contact:

Rich Handy
Senior Director, Marketing
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
T: (+1) 781.972.5456
E: rhandy@healthtech.com