2017 CCTS Spring Conference

12th Annual CCTS Spring Conference 

“Clinical Trial Networks and Team Science: Moving Discoveries to Interventions”

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Lexington Convention Center, 3rd Floor

Held in conjunction with these College and Center-specific Programs:

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION (CLOSED - Walk-Ins Welcome)
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (CLOSED)

CALL FOR MENTOR AWARD NOMINATIONS (CLOSED)

FULL CCTS SCHEDULE 
CCTS ABSTRACTS

Conference Highlights:

8:00-8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:20 am Welcome - Philip A. Kern, MD, Conference Chair
8:30-9:45 am Plenary Session
     "Implementation Science: Current State and Future Directions"
     Anne Sales, PhD, RN
     Professor, Department of Learning Health Sciences, University of Michigan Medical School
​     Research Scientist, Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
10:15 – 11:45 am

Breakout Sessions

  • Addressing Health Disparities in Clinical Trials

  • Building Teams for Clinical Research: The Multi- Disciplinary Value Program (MVP)

  • Implementation Science Research Roundtable with Anne Sales

  • Research Registries: Are They Right for You?

  • Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship at UK...A Game Changer

12:00 – 1:30 pm Lunch and Keynote
    
"Discovery and Development of SJ733, a Novel Antimalarial Drug"
    R. Kip Guy , PhD
   
Dean, UK College of Pharmacy
1:45-3:15 pm College and Center-specific Research Days
1:45 – 3:15 pm CCTS Scholar Presentations
3:30 – 5:30 pm Poster Session and Afternoon Tea

For concurrent conference schedules, please click on the individual conference links above.  All sessions are open to the general audience unless noted otherwise.  

Who should attend: This scientific-based conference is open to interested faculty, research personnel, trainees/scholars and administrators. It is also open to those in government agencies, private foundations and community organizations.

Registration: There is no fee to attend the conference.  However, all individuals who wish to attend the conference must register on-line at the link below.  ​ Registrations are closed but walk-ins are welcome.

Logistics / Attending an event at the Lexington Convention Center
The CCTS Spring Conference will be held in the level 3 meeting rooms of the Lexington Convention CenterAddress: 430 W Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507

Parking: PAY PARKING - High Street parking lot, FREE PARKING - Manchester Street parking lot: http://www.lexingtoncenter.com/plan-your-visit/parking

Hotels near the Lexington Convention Center: http://www.lexingtoncenter.com/plan-your-visit/area-restaurants-hotels

Directions: http://www.lexingtoncenter.com/plan-your-visit/directions

For assistance, please contact:
Ryan Vicini
rlvici2@uky.edu
859-323-8545