American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: TH04
Title: Accruals to Oncology Clinical Trials
Date and Time of Session: Tuesday, October 18: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
Location: Washington DC Convention Center - Room: 207B
Description: Accruals to oncology clinical trials are down nationally. This Town Hall will explore barriers to accruals, especially for rural and community-based surgeons, and will discuss practical ways to address them. Principal investigators from high-accruing community institutions will discuss their strategies for improving accruals. Attendees will have the opportunity to describe issues in their practice or institution that impede clinical trial accrual and obtain feedback and ideas from fellow attendees. CME is not given for attendance at Town Hall Meetings. No formal presentations are made, neither is audience response equipment provided. Sponsored by the ACS Clinical Research Program Education Committee
CME Credit Hours: 0
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Track:
Surgical Oncology (ONC)
Sponsored By:
CRP Education Committee
Program Participants:
Moderator
Monica M. Bertagnolli, MD, FACS
Panelist
Gary W. Unzeitig, MD, FACS
Panelist
James W. Fleshman, MD, FACS