Diversity in Clinical Trials and Research

Moving Forward: Diversity in Clinical Trials and Research Forum

Location: Regional Arts Commission

6128 Delmar Blvd

St. Louis, MO 63112

Thursday, September 14, 2017  – Doors open at 6pm

Networking Reception immediately following

Registration: FREE

Description:

The Diversity in Clinical Trials and Research is a public forum designed to educate patients and their families on the value of participating in clinical trials and research.  Participants will have an opportunity to voice concerns and apprehension surrounding reasons for lack of participation.  Speakers will address historical issues regarding research, safeguards now in place to avoid these issues, stages/levels of participation in clinical trials and why diverse participation is important.