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Wednesday, June 27 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
#360: Implementation of eConsent and Other Digital Clinical Trial Innovations

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Component Type: Forum
Level: Intermediate
CE: ACPE 1.25 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-18-657-L04-P; CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

Learn about using eConsent in the informed consent process. Insight will be shared into understanding how eConsent may be used to improve the consent process; how this may impact sites, IRBs, and sponsors; and how the use of eConsent may impact the patient experience. Finally, attendees will learn how to use other digital tech innovations to advance patient centricities.

Learning Objectives

Describe how eConsent may be used to improve the entire consent process including the improving the patient experience in clinical trials; Discuss available resources to support implementation of eConsent for sites, IRBs, and sponsors; Analyze findings from surveys and pilots to understand eConsent experience; Explain how data platforms are supporting stakeholders flexibility to advance patient centricity powered digital tech innovations, accelerate study design, and improve data quality.


Cassandra Smith, MBA


Transforming Informed Consent: Current Landscape and Tools to Enable the Future of eConsent
Cassandra Smith, MBA

Driving Clinical Outsourcing Innovation Forward with Machine Learning: Self-Driving Systems to Automate and Accelerate
MaryAnne Rizk, PhD

eConsent: A Patient-Centric Program to Improve Enrollment, Recruitment, and Retention
Eric Delente, MA

Are Your Sites Prepared for eConsent?
Cami Gearhart, JD

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Eric Delente

President, Patient Solutions, DrugDev
Eric has been innovating, designing, and developing clinical education and tracking systems for patients and providers for more than 20 years. Eric co-founded and led the design and development of the SecureConsent, one of the first eICF systems to market, starting in 2005. SecureConsent... Read More →
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Cami Gearhart

CEO, Quorum Review IRB
Cami Gearhart, JD, is the CEO of Quorum Review. Under her leadership, Quorum has emerged as the premiere independent IRB and launched Kinetiq, a consulting and technology division that delivers innovative solutions to the challenges of human subject protection and compliance in clinical... Read More →
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MaryAnne Rizk

VP, Global CRO Partner Business, Oracle Health Sciences
Dr. MaryAnne Rizk is a data-driven lifescience alliance strategist that optimizes clinical outsourcing partnerships across global drug/device firms and their CROs to accelerate time-to-value with innovative technologies. Dr. Rizk received her Bachelor of Engineering and Master in... Read More →
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Cassandra Smith

Associate Director, Investigator and Patient Engagement, Janssen Research & Development
Cassandra Smith currently serves as the Associate Director, Investigator & Patient Engagement, within Global Clinical Development Operations at Janssen. In this position, Cassandra leads efforts to optimize the Informed Consent experience for Janssen study participants. She is the... Read More →

Wednesday June 27, 2018 2:00pm - 3:15pm EDT
Room 258AB Boston Convention and Exhibition Center 415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210 USA
  02: ClinTrials -ClinOps, Forum