Event Calendar

Upcoming Events

Changing our Approach: Practical Applications of Root Cause Analysis and CAPA

Date:

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Time:

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Trainer:

Nikki Christison, Clinical Resolutions, Inc.

Location:

Cepheid
904 Caribbean Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Flyer:

CLICK HERE to view a flyer for this event

Contact Hours and Registration:

**NEW CONTACT HOUR FEES AS OF MAY 1ST
- Chapter Members: FREE!
- ACRP Members/Non-Chapter: $15
- Non-ACRP Members: $30

CLICK HERE to register and purchase contact hours for this event. (*Note- Chapter members must still register for hours using this link to activate the program evaluation)

To obtain contact hours, attendees must complete a post-program evaluation which can be found under "My Tests, Evaluations & Certifications" on the ACRP homepage. The evaluation for this event will be available from September 19 - October 19.

 

Past Events

Peninsula Networking Event

Date:

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Time:

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location:

The Westin Palo Alto Bar
675 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Next to Stanford Campus

Directions:
http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1198
650- 321-4422
Validated parking in garage under hotel

Flyer:

CLICK HERE to view the flyer for this event

ACRP Certification Prep Course

Date:

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Time:

8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Trainer:

Patty Kasper, MS, CCRA

Course Description:

This ACRP Certification Exam Preparation classroom course provides guidance on how to prepare for an ACRP Certification exam (e.g., CCRA®, CCRC®, and CPI®) to candidates eligible to take the exam.

Familiarize yourself with the format of the exam, tackle example questions, and conduct a personal gap analysis to ensure you are fully primed to earn your ACRP Certification.

This classroom course was prepared by ACRP experts exclusively for Chapters to offer locally, and is taught by a trainer approved by ACRP to teach this course. It includes a PowerPoint presentations/hand-out, interactive classroom exercises, discussions and question-and-answer sessions. No contact hours are offered.

Location:

UC Berkeley Extension, Belmont Campus
1301 Shoreway Road
Belmont, CA 94002

Flyer:

CLICK HERE to view the flyer for this event


Northern California Chapter 2014 Event Calendar

Date

Time

Event

Speaker

Topic

Location

Jan. 18
Sat.

9AM- Noon

Annual Planning Meeting

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View Slides

N CA Chapter Board and Leadership

2013 Annual Report, 2014 Calendar,
Volunteer Orientation

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Foster City

Feb. 25 Tues.

 

6-9 PM

North Bay Educational Event

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View Slides
View Questions

Beth Harper,
President, Clinical Performance Partners, Inc., Atlanta

Re-thinking Protocol and Site Feasibility Processes:  How to Ensure Complex Protocols Can Be Executed Flawlessly

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
San Rafael

Mar. 13 Thurs.

 

 

6-9 PM

Peninsula
Educational Event

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View President Welcome Slides
View Presentation Slides

Mike Donatelli, President & CEO
Insite Quality Assurance, Inc.;
Introducing ACRP HQ guests:
Terri Hinkley, Deputy ED; Nicki Ford, Membership Administrator

Clinical Audits and Inspections – Risk Assessment and Mitigation

The DoubleTree by Hilton San Francisco Airport North, Brisbane

April 17 Thurs.

 

5:00-8:15 PM

Sacramento Educational Event Collaboration with UCD SOM CTSC

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View Presentation Slides

Jane Alexander, Principal
Pacific Clinical Consulting, LLC

Efficient Monitoring - Everyone Gains

UC Davis MIND Institute, Sacramento

Apr.25 Sat.-29Tues.      ACRP Global Conference, San Antonio, TX

May 15 Thurs.

6-9 PM

East Bay
Educational Event

View President Welcome Slides
View Presentation Slides

Terri Hinkley RN, BScN, MBA, CCRC
ACRP Deputy Executive Director

Evolution or Revolution? What Transformative Efforts are Underway and Their Impact on the Clinical Research Enterprise

XOMA, Berkeley

June 11 Wed.

5-8 PM

Sacramento Networking Event
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Fat City Bar and Cafe, Sacramento

June 21
Sat.

9-4 PM

ACRP Certification Prep Course
View Flyer

Patricia Kasper,
Owner, P. Kasper and Associates
N CA Chapter Vice President

ACRP Certification Prep Course

UC Berkeley Extension, Belmont

July 17 Thurs.

5-8 PM

Peninsula Networking Event
View Flyer

Westin, Palo Alto

Sept. 18 Thurs.

6-9 PM

South Bay Educational Event

Nikki Christison,
Clinical Resolutions, Inc.

Changing our Approach: Practical Applications of Root Cause Analysis and CAPA

Cepheid,
Sunnyvale

Oct. 16 Thurs.

5-8 PM

East Bay Networking Event

Alehouse Brewery, Berkeley

Nov. 5 Wed

6-9 PM

Annual Holiday
Educational Event

Anthony Costello, CEO
Mytrus Inc.

New Clinical Trial eTechnologies - Virtual Sites, eConsents, eDiaries

VA, Palo Alto

2013 Event Calendar

Date

Time

Event

Speaker

Topic

Location

Jan. 26
Sat.

 

9AM- Noon

Annual Planning Meeting

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N CA Chapter Board and Leadership

2012 Annual Report, Calendar,
Volunteer Orientation

University of CA Berkeley Extension,
Belmont

Feb. 20 Wed.

 

6-9 PM

North Bay Educational Event

Beth Harper,
Clinical Performance Partners

Trouble Shooting Enrollment and Retention
- Prevention or Rescue?

BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.
San Rafael

Mar. 1
Fri.

 

Daytime

Collaboration with Stanford Cancer Clinical Trials Office
– internal event

Paul Below,
P Below Associates

So You Think You Know GCP?

Stanford Cancer Clinical Trials Office,
Palo Alto

Mar. 21 Thurs.

 

6-9 PM

South Bay Educational Event

Paul Below,
P Below Associates

So You Think You Know GCP?

University of CA Santa Cruz Extension, Santa Clara

Apr.13 Saturday- April 16 Tuesday - ACRP Global Conference, Orlando FL

Apr. 10 Wed.

5-8 PM

Sacramento Networking Event

Fat City Bar & Grill,
Sacramento

May 23 Thurs.

6-9 PM

East Bay Educational Event

Erica Heath,
E&I Review Services

Ethics in Clinical Research- Decoding this for Our Daily Work 

University of CA Berkeley Extension,
Berkeley

June 20 Thurs

6-9PM

Sacramento Educational Event

Patty Kasper,

P.Kasper&Associates

 

Six Smart Ways to Stay Current in Your Clinical Research Career

UC Davis School of Medicine, Clinical and Translational Science Center, Sacramento

July 18 Thurs.

5-8 PM

Peninsula Networking Event

Westin,
Palo Alto

July 27 Thurs.

9:00 AM-4 PM

ACRP Classroom Training

Steven Steinbrueck, MPH
President, Stonebridge GCP Consulting Inc.

ACRP Certification Prep Course

UC Berkeley Extension Belmont

Aug 28 Wed.

4-6 PM

Stanford Research Managers Networking Event (internal)
N CA Chapter ACRP sponsorship

Palo Alto

Sept 19 Thurs.

6-9 PM

Peninsula Educational Event

Sam Sather, Clinical Pathways, LLC
Deby McFadyen, Consultant

Risk-Based Monitoring - Advantages for Clinical Research Sites

Radisson Hotel, South San Francisco

Oct. 17 Thurs.

5-8PM

East Bay Networking Event

Pyramid Alehouse, Berkeley

Nov. 06 Wed.

6-9PM

Annual Holiday Educational Event

Krystyna Kowalczyk,
Novella Clinical

Study Management Lessons Learned -Sponsor, CRO, Site Perspectives

View President's Welcome

View Presentation

Palo Alto VA,
Palo Alto

December -Winter Break

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