Academy of Physicians
in Clinical Research

Academy of Physicians
in Clinical Research




APCR 2018 Annual Meeting


APCR 2018 Annual Meeting

University of North Florida

Jacksonville, FL

Join us at the University of North Florida on Friday, November 2 for APCR’s 2018 Annual Meeting being held in conjunction with Encore Research Group’s Annual Clinical Research Training for Physicians taking place November 2-3.

The APCR portion of the meeting will commence on Friday with the APCR annual business meeting at 12:30 p.m.. and will lead into an APCR policy workshop on the Prescription Drug Price Conundrum from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. The APCR has identified this controversy as a topic for analysis and solution-based discussion. Join us as a panel of expert stakeholders address the current trends, future directions, challenges and solutions to this spiraling problem affecting every segment of healthcare.

Following this workshop, are you invited to stay for Encore’s two-day Clinical Research Training for Physicians which will commence at 3 p.m. on Friday, November 2 and will conclude Saturday, November 3 at 2 p.m..

Please note that that the two events require separate registration! Registration for the APCR portion of the meeting is $75. APCR members can register here. For more information and to register for Encore’s Clinical Research Training for Physicians click here.  APCR and Encore Research Group Members can attend this training for $300.

Why You Should Attend

  • Impact Policy
    • Through APCR, you can have an input on policy that affects the field of clinical research.
  • Network
    • Interact with experienced investigators to discuss the unique challenges that face clinical researchers.
    • Build lasting professional relationships with industry members.
    • Receive coaching and help from experienced investigators and industry leaders.
  • Grow Your Practice
    • Get advice from experienced investigators on how to grow your practice and gain insights on practice management best practices.
  • Earn CME
    • Earn up to 9.25 hours of CME credit hours.

 

 

 

REGISTRATION

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FACULTY

Meeting Co-Chairs

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Michael Koren, MD, FACC, FAPCR, CPI
Co-Chair, APCR Annual Meeting
President, APCR
CEO and Director, Jacksonville Center for Clinical Research
Encore Research Group
Jacksonville, FL

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Cara East, MD
Co-Chair, APCR Annual Meeting
Principal Investigator and Medical Director
Soltero Cardiovascular Research Institute
Baylor Scott & White Health
Dallas, TX

Featured Faculty

David A. Balto

David A. Balto
Antitrust Attorney
Law Offices of David Balto
Washington, DC

Norman M. Goldfarb

Norman M. Goldfarb
Chairman, MAGI
Editor, The Journal of Clinical Research Best Practices
Managing Director, First Clinical Research LLC
San Francisco, CA

 

Scott McClelland, PharmD 
Vice President, Commercial and Specialty Pharmacy Programs
Florida Blue
Jacksonville, FL

AGENDA

8:00 - 10:00 AM
APCR Board of Trustees Meeting (APCR Board Members Only)
12:30 - 12:45 PM
APCR Business Meeting
1:00-3:00 PM
Policy Workshop: The Drug Pricing Conundrum (No CME)

The APCR policy workshop on the Prescription Drug Price Conundrum includes a panel of expert stakeholders to address the current trends, future directions, challenges and solutions to this spiraling problem affecting every segment of healthcare.

Michael Koren, MD
Co-Chair, APCR Annual Meeting

Cara East, MD
Co-Chair, APCR Annual Meeting

David A. Balto
Panelist

Norman M. Goldfarb
Panelist

Scott McClelland, PharmD
Panelist

6:30-8:30 PM
Welcome/Networking Reception at Topgolf

VENUE

University of North Florida
Adam W. Herbert University Center
12000 Alumni Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224

ACCREDITATION

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VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL

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EXPERT THEATERS

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Following the APCR meeting, you are invited stay for Encore’s two-day Clinical Research Training for Physicians which will commence at 3 p.m. on Friday, November 2 and will conclude Saturday, November 3 at 2 p.m. Please note that the two events require separate registration! APCR and Encore Research Group Members can attend this training for $300.