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March 02, 2016 15:09 ET

marcus evans to Host the 12th Pediatric Clinical Trials Conference, June 22-23, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA

The 12th Pediatric Clinical Trials Conference Will Explore All Aspects of Pediatric Clinical Trials, From Recruitment and Retention, Examining the Role of Ethics, Trial Design, Working With Advocacy Groups, and Challenges of Global Regulations and Streamlined Drug Development; This Conference Will Bring Together Leading Pediatric Clinical Trial Professionals in Order to Discuss These Important Issues

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - March 02, 2016) - marcus evans will host the 12th Pediatric Clinical Trials Conference on June 22-23, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA. Continuous changes in both the global regulatory agencies, FDA and EMA, pharmaceutical companies must develop a more comprehensive global compliance and ethics program to ensure patient safety in pediatric clinical trials. Several factors must be considered in clinical trial design and implementation in order to ensure a successful pediatric clinical trial.

Attending this advanced conference will enable you to:

  • Ensure compliance with global regulatory standards to promote patient safety
  • Increase patient participation through comprehensive trial design
  • Develop a global clinical trial strategy to improve drug development capabilities
  • Improve pediatric drug formulation utilizing Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PKPD) studies
  • Collaborate with patient advocacy groups to increase recruitment and optimize trial design

Pre-Conference Workshops (June 21, 2016): Developing a Comprehensive Trial Design to Ensure Success, and Overcoming Pediatric Clinical Trial Recruitment Challenges


"The speakers and topics gave me a great understanding of clinical consideration and challenges in conducting pediatric clinical trials." Sanofi-Aventis

"An excellent collection of well qualified and talented presenters. A well balance and presentations and networking time." CSL Behring

"Every marcus evans conference I've attended has been exciting, and informative. I recommend the conference to all of my colleagues. Always a job well done." Amarin Pharma Inc.

Featuring Case Studies from Leading Pediatric Clinical Trial Experts, including:

Raafat Bishai, M.D., MSc, DCH
Senior Director, Clinical Development

Cheryl Pikora, M.D., Ph.D., MPH, FAAP
Medical Director, Dengue Vaccine Program
Takeda Vaccines

Lori Ellen Heath, MSc
Senior Clinical Research Scientist
Eli Lilly and Company

Robb Kahn, M.D.
Senior Safety Science Leader, Global Pediatric Oncology Drug Development, Formerly with

Lisha Cole, MSc, MBA
Director/Cluster Lead Global Established Products Regulatory Affairs
Pfizer, Inc.

Blythe Thomson, M.D.
Senior Medical Director, Clinical Research
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals Inc

Check out the conference brochure or email Jen Jordan, Digital Marketing Coordinator at

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