“The Future of Clinical Trials at the Neuro and Beyond”
Wednesday, May 20, 2020


Speaker: Dr. Angela Genge
Talk abstract

The Clinical Research Unit (CRU) manages clinical trials within The Neuro, the largest specialized neuroscience research and clinical centre in Canada. Under the direction of Dr. Angela Genge, the 2018 Forbes Norris award winner, the CRU’s 50 person team offers services in grant writing and trial development, trial recruitment and coordination, finance, ethics, biological sample processing, nursing, and medical writing. The CRU staff are dedicated to producing quality work, and committed to patient care and safety. Since 1992, the CRU has conducted over 300 trials, including all of the pivotal MS trials. The CRU has run every phase of industry sponsored clinical trials (I – IV), as well as investigator initiated clinical trials, bio-banking initiatives and patient registries.

During this webinar, Dr. Genge will discuss:

  • the CRU’s growing CNS- focused Phase 1 unit
  • building a national rare disease network
  • pivotal trials that are recruiting at the CRU.

To register, click here.

Note: After you register, you will receive the Zoom link/ID.

Contact : Sasha Kelly, Events Coordinator, neuroevents.mni@mcgill.ca