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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


2019 Agenda

7:30 - 8:00 a.m.  

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15 a.m.


Rex Chisholm, PhD
Associate Vice President for Research
Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Education at the Feinberg School of Medicine and the Adam and Richard T. Lind Professor of Medical Genetics
Northwestern University
8:15 - 9:15 a.m.

“If Evidence Matters we Must Care How it Gets Made”- Chicago Beyond Equity Series, Volume One

Grisel M. Robles-Schrader, MPA
Director of ShARPs & Evaluation, Center for Community Health
Director of Applied Practice Experience, Programs in Public Health
Northwestern Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute
Institute of Public Health and Medicine Director, ShARPs and Evaluation
Northwestern University                      
9:15 - 9:30 a.m.


9:30 - 10:30 am

Motivational Interviewing and Physical Activity Change in Parkinson’s Disease

Linda Ehrlich-Jones, PhD
Research Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.


10:45 - 11:45 a.m.Patient Driven Education: A Novel Approach to Participant Engagement in the Research Process

Jamie Kaye Burgess, PhD
Clinical Research Manager Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Research Assistant Professor
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Christy Anton, CCRC
Director, Clinical Trials Office
Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
11:45 - 12:00 p.m.

Closing remarks, evaluations and contact hours announcement

Provided by: The Northwestern Advisory Council for Clinical Research 

Tenth Annual Clinical Research Symposium

Engaging Key Stakeholders to Facilitate Enrollment, Compliance and Participant Experiences in the Clinical Research Environment

Friday, September 20, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Prentice Women's Hospital – Conference Room L
250 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611

For More Information

2019 Symposium Brochure

To register or for more information:
Phone: 312.503.0054