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CRAC Meeting Schedule 2016


The Clinical Research Association of Canada hosts regular dinner meetings and events in Toronto, Montreal & Calgary

New - Google Maps directions to venue!  Toronto Airport West (Dixie) |Montreal | Calgary

Toronto: Toronto Airport West Hotel, 5444 Dixie Road, Mississauga        PDF & MORE   INFO.                                                                   

Montreal:  Ernst & Young, 800, boul. René-Lévesque O., Bureau: 1900, Montréal.                           

Calgary: Best Western Hotel, 1804 Crowchild Trail N.W., Calgary PDF & MORE INFO.                                                       

Scroll down to register for meetings.  See Biographies tab for speaker biographies and learning objectives.  Contact Us: info@craconline.ca

Cost for dinner meetings:

Early Registration ends:  1 week before the meeting

If you are a member, please first click on members only area (upper right hand corner - red button), log in and then register for meetings to get the member's rate.

If you need to RENEW membership, or if you have registered for membership but have not paid, press members only area and then log in, pay membership fee with credit card via paypal*. 

Use comment box for Dietary Restrictions, or any clarifications (ie membership payment at desk, payment for another person).

 

Dinner Meeting Information

Members $50* & Students: $50 (chose Pay at the door and bring student ID)
Non-Members: $75*

Late Registrations (After Thursday the week before the meeting)/ At the door: $80 (regardless of membership status - please register ahead of time!)  

NEW:  Save time at the registration desk:   Please bring a copy of your paypal (credit card pre-payment printout. 

 

   Registration:  5:30 pm;  Dinner: 6:15 - 7:15 pm;
Meeting Presentation/Discussion:  7:30 - 9:00 pm

If you want to pay for membership and dinner meeting, are not yet a member or want to RENEW membership at a dinner meeting, register for the dinner meeting (do not press members only area), and pay for membership ($100) & dinner meeting ($50) at the desk.

CRAC does accept late registrations and walk-ins, however the cost will increase to $80;

No Shows will be requested payment ($50) so please register on-line  / or e-mail cancel notifications  (info@craconline.ca)  by 1 week before the meeting to avoid the additional cost!  

Only  regular meals (no special dietary restriction meals) are available should you register after the Monday the week of the meeting.   

Programs are subject to change or cancellation. In the event this program is cancelled, CRAC and the Executive Committee of CRAC are not responsible for any costs incurred by participants.

 


Special Events Information

MONTREAL: Canada Talks Pharma, 25-26 MAY 2016

Le Westin Montreal Hotel

A new and unique conference series "made in Canada" and focusing on relevant and key issues in conducting global clinical trials. The inaugural event will be launched on May 25-26, 2016 in Montreal, Canada with more than 20 experts presenting thought-provoking ideas and issues.  REGISTER ONLINE: https://canadatalkspharma.com

 


 

*Paypal Note: Pay by credit/debit card via Paypal (paypal account not neeed); subject to additional PayPal fees; use Note to Seller when payee's name does not match registrant's).

Payments by credit card can be processed via PayPal at the time of advance registration only (a PayPal account is not required). Cash or cheques at the registration desk or cheques mailed to us at:

CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION OF CANADA
PO Box 21055, RPO Meadowvale Town Center
Mississauga, ON L5N 6A2

Please contact us by email at info@craconline.ca if you have any other questions! 

If you are a member, please first click on members only area, log in and then register for meetings to get the member's rate.



Toronto: Health Canada Inspectorate - 9 June 2016 5:30 registration We are thrilled to host another meeting with the Health Canada Inspectorate. This year 3 speakers!! Learn all about the major reorganization! Lots to hear. Most importantly, please send your questions by May 24th EOD to info@craconline.ca This is your opportunity! And you may remain anonymous if you like! Learning objectives: 1. Use of the Health Canada website for drug and health product inspections 2. Answer questions from clinical trials staff 3. Discover new structure of the clinical trials Inspectorate | Member & Student rate: $50 | Non-member rate: $75 | Students: Enter Student (School Name) in the "Company Name" box and choose "Pay at the door". Show Student ID at the registration table to receive discounted rate.
Speaker: Richard Kirchner, Adil Nashed and Shila Rastegar - Health Canada, Inspectorate Program, Ontario region
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Calgary: Marketing strategies to improve recruitment into clinical trials - 26 May 2016 5:30 registration We are excited to announce the Spring 2016 dinner meeting for our Calgary chapter. Dr. Karen M Barlow, from the University of Calgary, will be joining us and speaking about clinical trial recruitment strategies. Learning objectives: 1. Outline trends in trial recruitment 2. Review marketing strategies 3. Discuss how we can use marketing to improve recruitment 4. Share our ideas | Member & Student rate: $45 | Non-member rate: $55 | Students: Enter Student (School Name) in the "Company Name" box and choose "Pay at the door". Show Student ID at the registration table to receive discounted rate.
Speaker: Dr. Karen M. Barlow
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