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AWARE for All – Atlanta | Virtual Event

November 16, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - November 18, 2021 @ 7:00 pm EST

Free!

Join us 6-7pm EST each night on November 16, 17, and 18

AWARE for All – Atlanta is a virtual educational event.

Clinical trials save lives. Learn about the clinical trial process and how you can get involved.

At the AWARE for All – Atlanta educational event, you’ll:

  • Hear personal stories from people who have participated in clinical trials and why they chose to participate
  • Listen to healthcare professionals on how they help people participating in clinical trials
  • Visit over 30 organizations in the Informational Exhibit Center to access health and wellness resources.
  • Receive a free booklet with  helpful information about clinical trials

Hear From:

November 16th: Rabih Dahdouh, Overview Presenter

November 17th Panel Discussion 

    • Tina Berry, Oncology Trial Participant and Project Manager at Northside Hospital Cancer Institute
    • Terp Vairin, Mental Health/Depression Trial Participant
    • Melissa Hardman, Trial Participant, Founder & CEO of Faces of Research, LLC
    • Ashley Nealy, COVID-19 Trial Participant
    • Glenn Bachmann, Lymphoma Trial Participant

November 18th Panel Discussion

    • Phyllis Kaplan, Diabetes Trial Participant, Sr. Manager of Events & Community Engagement at CISCRP
    • Meghan Mckenzie, Principal Inclusion, Internal Partnering in Chief Diversity Office at Genentech
    • Leah Szumita, Director of the Clinical Trial Support Center for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
    • Zach Mitchell, Director of Business Operations & Recruitment at iResearch
    • Tamara Wakhisi, Medical-Surgical Research Supervisor, Oncology at Northside Hospital – Central Research Department
    • Yolanda Little Diverse Patient Recruitment and Retention, Novartis
    • Mary Slomkowski, Director, Clinical Management CNS, Otsuka

We’re excited for you to join us this November to learn more about clinical trials and how they work.

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Details

Start:
November 16, 2021 @ 6:00 pm EST
End:
November 18, 2021 @ 7:00 pm EST
Cost:
Free!
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/141159105685

Organizer

CISCRP
Website:
www.ciscrp.org

Drugviu

Click on the resources listed below to download the full versions of Drugviu’s materials. 

Pandemic Response Network Flyer: English

Red de Respuesta a una Pandemia: Español

Peer Plus

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Peer Plus: Mission and Capabilities

Latino Union of Chicago

Click on the resources listed below to download the full Latino Union of Chicago Annual Report. 

 

Advocate Aurora Health

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  • Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Network Trial Unit 

Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Disease Brochure
Expanded Registry Flyer (English)

Enfermedad de Alzheimer de herencia dominante
Expanded Registry Flyer (Spanish)

  • Clarity AD Clinical Study Information

Forgetting the Little Things
Concerned About Memory Loss?

   

Allergy & Asthma Network

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Institute for Population and Precision Health (IPPH)

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Einstein Healthcare Network

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TREND Community

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Community Voice Report July 2020: COVID-19 Positive

 

Community Voice Report August 2020: Pericarditis

Fox Chase Cancer Center - Temple Health

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Be the Breakthrough: Understanding Clinical Trials

Allergy & Asthma Network

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Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina

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Lung Cancer Risk Assessment Handout

PRA Health Sciences

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Duke Health

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Visit Discover Duke Research on Facebook

Download the handout below in English or Spanish

North Carolina Clinical Research

Visit North Carolina Clinical Research’s website 

Missy Hansen

Missy Hansen MSN, APRN, CPNP, CPHON, joined ICON in 2019 as a pediatric strategy liaison. She has 25+ years of experience as a pediatric nurse practitioner, including 17+ years in pediatric hematology/oncology at Children’s Minnesota, the largest hematology/oncology service line in the region, providing care for infants through young adults diagnosed with hematologic and/or oncology conditions. Ms. Hansen gained expertise working in inpatient, outpatient, and urgent care type settings. Ms. Hansen has in-depth experience working with the Children’s Oncology Group—the largest consortium with the most open pediatric studies around the world. She also has experience working with other consortia that conduct trials for pediatric to young adult patients.