Register Now for NCATS Day on Sept. 28, 2018
Posted by: Crystal Williams on: August 7, 2018 | Print This Page
Registration is now open for NCATS Day 2018: Engaging Patients and Communities for Smarter Science on Sept. 28, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the NIH main campus in Bethesda, Maryland.
The purpose of the event is to provide a forum to share and reflect upon patient and community needs — as well as best practices in addressing those needs — so that NCATS can best shape its research priorities, programs and initiatives.
Patients and patient advocates, caregivers, community partners, community health engagement professionals, clinical and translational researchers, and others are urged to attend to share and discuss ways to overcome translational research challenges and leverage opportunities througheffective patient and community engagement. Participants will learn strategies to broaden participation in research and to incorporate diverse patient and community input into their work.
Admission is complimentary, but space is limited, so be sure to register early.