NEW Chapter Event: Biobanking Considerations for Clinical Trials (Montreal)

  • October 20, 2016
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Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Canada is pleased to present an evening of networking and education as we discuss the latest trends and best practices in biobanking specifically as it relates to clinical research.

Please click here for the draft agenda

The full session program will be made available once finalized.

For more information, the ACRP Canadian Chapter can be reached at

Target Audience: Investigators, Coordinators, Monitors, Project Managers, Regulatory and IRB members.

Confirmed Speakers:

Etienne Pageau-Crevier, CEO of   BiogeniQ        

 Presentation Title: A corporate perspective on how an organization governs its clients’ biological samples and personal data and its’ overall interest in a research agenda

Yann Joly, Associate Professor at McGill University and Research Director of the McGill Centre of Genomics Policy 

Presentation Title: Best practices for companies to create biobanks for future research in a responsible manner.

Alexandra Obadia, Executive Director of the Cartagene Project

Presentation Title: Participant Recruitment and Consent Considerations

We would like to thank Veritas IRB for their generous support, which has made this conference possible.

Veritas IRB has served the Canadian research community for more than 20 years. We remain the first and only Canadian-owned, accredited, central IRB or REB. We offer personalized services, whether you are a sponsor, CRO, research institution or a researcher in order to provide ethical review and oversight tailor-made to your research context. Our team is composed of scientists who have conducted research, making it easier for you to work with someone who speaks your language.

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