Writing Plain Language Summaries for Clinical Trials: What We Have Learned So Far, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

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This webinar will provide an overview of distilling complex clinical trial information into plain language summaries understandable by both lay readers and experts. Participants will hear about the benefits of engaging with patients and patient advocates to produce high-quality summaries and common pitfalls and recommendations to avoid them. At the end of this session, there will be an open question and answer session for the speakers to address any problems and challenges you face in plain language summary projects.

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Speakers will also share lessons learned from translating English plain language summaries, discuss common pitfalls and recommendations to avoid them.

Anyone who has been involved in the process of creating a plain language summary understands the challenges it entails. How do you take a detailed document and translate it into a plain language summary understandable by lay readers and experts? How do you establish a process to create summaries of the right quality, on time and reliably?

In this free webinar, expert speakers will explore how the pharmaceutical industry is engaging with patients and patient advocates to produce high-quality plain language summaries. This live session will be held on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 9am EST (2pm GMT/UK) and features the following speakers:

  •     Debra Guerreiro, Associate Director, Plain Language Summary Program Lead, Janssen Data Transparency
  •     Dianne Beland, Senior Manager, Clinical Trial Data Sharing/Disclosure, Celgene Corporation
  •     Jessica Valencia, PhD, Operational Excellence Expert, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Patient Engagement & Advocacy
  •     Vidhi Vashisht, Associate Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure, Development Operations, Kinapse, a Syneos Health Company

Speakers will also share lessons learned from translating English plain language summaries, discuss common pitfalls and recommendations to avoid them.

At the end of this session, there will be an open question and answer session for the speakers to address any problems and challenges you face in plain language summary projects.

For more information or to register for this event, visit Writing Plain Language Summaries for Clinical Trials: What We Have Learned So Far.

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