Clinical Research Day 2020

Invitation to Submit Abstracts for MGH Clinical Research Day 2020

MGH will celebrate the 18th Annual Clinical Research Day on October 1, 2020.

The Division of Clinical Research invites investigators from across the hospital to submit abstracts for this event at this portal by July 8, 2020.

Abstracts will be presented in the virtual poster session. This year we are suspending monetary awards but the winners in Team, Translational Research, Education, and Individual categories will be recognized and celebrated.

Invitation to Submit Nominations the third annual The Mary "Kay" Ryan Award for Excellence in Support of Clinical Research at MGH

The Mary "Kay" Ryan Award for Excellence in Support of Clinical Research at MGH was established in memory of Mary "Kay" Ryan, a dedicated member of the MGH Clinical Research community for 15 years, who died on July 6, 2017. Kay, as she was known to her colleagues, is remembered for her devotion to helping Clinical Research Investigators and Study Staff. She selflessly did her work under the radar while making MGH great.

All MGH Clinical Research Staff (study coordinators, research assistants, program/project managers, research nurses and research administrators) are eligible for nomination. Anyone may provide a nomination - supervisor, co-worker or colleague. A committee of MGH Clinical Research Staff and Investigators will select the honoree. The nominations are due by August 23, 2020.

 

Theme: Promises of Big Data in Clinical Research

Keynote Speech: Data for Good: Ensuring the Responsible Use of Data to Benefit Society

Jeannette M. Wing

Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute and Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University

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Panel Discussion: Big Data in Clinical Research: Getting it Right

Moderator: Maurizio Fava, MD
Director, Division of Clinical Research, MGH Research Institute

Panelists:

Jeannette M. Wing
Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute and Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University

Andrea S. Foulkes, ScD
Chief, Biostatistics Center, Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Latrice Landry, PhD, MS, MMSc
Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Biomedical Informatics

Jordan W. Smoller, MD, ScD
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Director, Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit, MGH

Kayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, MBioethics
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chief, Research Ethics Service, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences