Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 5th Annual

Clinical Biospecimens Technology and Outsourcing

Managing Specimens and Partnering with Labs & Biorepositories

February 20-21, 2020

I am pleased to announce CHI’s 5th Annual “Clinical Biospecimens and Central Lab Solutions” being held February 20-21, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, FL. The gathering will be part of the 11th Annual Summit for Clinical Trials Operations Executives (SCOPE), a four-day cluster of events that attracted 2,000 leaders in clinical innovation, operations and research in 2019. Topics to be discussed at the “Clinical Biospecimens and Central Lab Solutions” conference include:  

  • Clinical specimen management in the era of precision medicine
  • Monitoring sample quality for downstream success
  • Addressing the issues related to global trials
  • Commercial and in-house IT applications for sample management
  • Integrating central lab services
  • Chain of custody, tracking strategies beginning at collection
  • Biorepositories and biobanks to serve clinical trials
  • Partnering in biomarker-driven clinical trials
  • IT solutions for sample tracking and logistics
  • Sourcing and procurement
  • Addressing operational issues related to global trials
  • Sample collection in virtual 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 May 30, 2019.

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 Fishtinsky, MD

Executive Director, Conferences
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
Phone: (+1) 781.972.5496


For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:

Companies A-K
Ilana Quigley
Senior Manager, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
Phone: (+1) 781.972.5457

Companies L-Z
Patty Rose
Senior Manager, Business Development
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
Phone: (+1) 781.972.1349