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Virginia Clinical Research Conference

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Includes lunch and beverage breaks

VCU/VCUH faculty, staff, student rate
Non-VCU/VCUH faculty, staff, student rate

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Save the date! Friday, April 3, 2020

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump

Post-Event Recap for Friday, April 12, 2019

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Join your peers from across the state in a one-day conference designed to share perspectives, best-practices, and new opportunities supporting how stakeholders are engaged in clinical research: Our patients, their families, our communities, and our clinical providers, and research team members.

Hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University’s C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research, with participation from:


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Pictured above: A word cloud developed by attendees in the "Engaging Everyone in the Community" session, with their conference takeaways explained in one or two words.

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For registration questions, contact VCU OCPE at or call (804)-828-1322.
For questions about program content, contact Shirley Helm at or call (804) 628-2942.

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