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CRF Health hosts eCOA Forum Scientific Sessions at the University of Oxford

CRF Health is hosting the 2014 eCOA Forum Scientific Sessions, a unique event taking place June 24-25, 2014 at the University of Oxford. As a collaboration of CRF Health, Mapi and Isis Outcomes, this meeting brings together world leaders in PRO development and Health Outcomes and focuses on current approaches to questionnaire development, design, validation and migration from paper to electronic platforms as well as regulatory considerations. This is an exclusive opportunity for Health Economics professionals, PRO developers, and Clinical Researchers to understand how collecting patient data electronically can increase the value and quality of data in a clinical study.

Notable among the speakers are:

  • Professor Ray Fitzpatrick, Professor of Public Health and Primary Care at the University of Oxford
  • Dr. Paul Wicks, VP of Innovation for PatientsLikeMe
  • Professor Crispin Jenkinson, Professor of Health Services Research in the Nuffield Department of Population Health at the University of Oxford

as well as presenters from Mapi, Isis Outcomes, CRF Health, Adelphi Values, Metis Cognition, DHP Research, Oxford Outcomes, and more.

The eCOA Forum Scientific Sessions are intended for individuals involved in Health Outcomes, Health Economics, Pharma HEOR specialists, Instrument Authors and Instrument Managers, Health Outcomes Consultants, Regulators, Academic Researchers, and individuals involved in protocol development & questionnaire development at Pharma companies.

“CRF Health is proud to be hosting this important event at the University of Oxford. Assembling such an esteemed panel of presenters will provide for a rare educational opportunity for both attendees and speakers alike. The goal of the eCOA Forum Scientific Sessions is to create a forum where thought leaders can debate, exchange perspectives, and advance the acceptance of eCOA as the gold standard of patient data collection in clinical trials. We look forward to raising awareness and sharing the values of eCOA throughout the industry,” commented Rachael Wyllie, CEO, CRF Health.

For more information on the agenda and to register, visit: www.crfhealth.com/ecoaforum.

About CRF Health

CRF Health is a leading provider of electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment (eCOA) solutions for global clinical trials. With experience in more than 475 trials, over 100 languages and across 74 countries, CRF Health’s TrialMax eCOA solutions consistently demonstrate the industry’s highest data accuracy, patient and site compliance, and patient retention.

CRF Health’s TrialMax eCOA solutions improve trial engagement by fitting into the lives of patients and seamlessly integrating into sites to maximize protocol compliance. Their eCOA solutions include PROs (Patient Reported Outcomes), ObsROs (Observer Reported Outcomes) and ClinROs (Clinician or Rater Reported Outcomes).

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