Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


2017 Agenda

7:30 - 8:00 a.m.  

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15 a.m.


Jay Walsh, PhD
Vice President for Research
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University

8:15 - 9:15 a.m.

Do You Hear What I Hear? The ICF Process, as Viewed Through the Patient's Perspective

Peggy Gilbertsen RN
Clinical Trial Recruitment Nurse Specialist
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University                                          

9:15 - 9:30 a.m.


9:30 - 10:30 am

Patient-Reported Outcomes: Measuring What Matters to Diverse Populations

Elizabeth A. Hahn
Associate Professor
Department of Medical Sciences
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
10:30 - 10:45 a.m.


10:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Insights from Genetic Medicine: Bridging Patient Expectations with Research Goals

Maureen Smith, MS, LCGC
Director, the NUgene Project
Assistant Professor
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University                                                               

11:45 - 12:00 p.m.

Closing remarks, evaluations and contact hours announcement

Provided by: The Northwestern Advisory Council for Clinical Research 

Eighth Annual Clinical Research Symposium

Act Like a Researcher, Think Like a Subject

Friday, June 23, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Robert H. Lurie Medical Center - Baldwin Auditorium
303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611

For More Information

2017 Symposium Brochure

To register or for more information:
Phone: 312.503.0054