Sao Paulo (PRWEB) September 25, 2013
DIA and the Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Farmaceutica (SBMF) will host their 10th Latin American Conference of Clinical Research (2013): The Role of Clinical Research in the Future of Medicine from Oct. 20 to 22 at the Maksoud Plaza Sao Paulo Hotel. Through state-of-the-art educational sessions and research presentations, participants will explore and discuss the latest information on a range of clinical research topics such as improving site competence, safety risk assessment in drug development, and observational and epidemiological studies.
“This is the premier educational event in clinical research in Latin America,” said Alejandro Bermedez-del-Villar, M.A., DIA’s project coordinator of the Latin America and Global Program Development. “Medical professionals across all disciplines will have the opportunity to network and exchange ideas with colleagues from Latin America and around the world.”
The first day will consist of two pre-conference tutorials: “Risk Management and Safety Communication” and “Hands-on the Regulations for Clinical Trials in Latin America.” After the opening lecture on day two, participants will be able to attend a series of round-table plenary sessions that will further explore the future of clinical research as it relates to medicine.
Latin American Conference of Clinical Research sessions include:
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