CCTA Luncheon Policy Roundtable

Location: 
Washington, DC
Address: 
Capitol Visitors Center, Room SVC 214
First St NE
Washington, DC 20515
United States
Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

How Can the Federal Government Increase Clinical Trials Awareness?

The roundtable will be on May 3 from 11:30 AM - 1 PM in the Capitol Visitors Center, Room SVC 214. The discussion will focus on the ways that the federal government can enter into public-private partnerships to raise the public's awareness of the benefits of clinical trials. It will be part of the third annual Clinical Trials Awareness Week.

This event will include an address by Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO), a leader in health policy on the House Energy and Commerce Committee and Democratic sponsor of 21st Century Cures.

Panelists include:

  • Jonca Bull, M.D., Assistant Commissioner, FDA Office of Minority Health
  • Ellie Dehoney, Vice President, Policy and Advocacy, Research!America
  • Jamie Goldfarb, Cancer Survivor & Clinical Trials Advocate
  • David Charles, M.D., Chairman, Alliance for Patient Access & Medical Researcher

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Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications
571-482-2710

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications
571-482-2737

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