Thursday, September 30, 2010
Breakfast and lunch provided
The Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery will be co-sponsoring a workshop with The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the American College of Cardiology (ACC), and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH): Workshop Optimizing Clinical Trial Design for the Development of Pediatric Cardiovascular Devices. The topic to be discussed is pediatric cardiovascular device development. The purpose of the public workshop is to solicit information from clinicians, academia, professional societies, other government agencies, and industry on various efficient and pragmatic clinical trial designs that are conducive to overcoming the challenges in developing devices for the pediatric cardiology market. The information gathered in this and future workshops will help to develop future guidance on optimal designs for pediatric cardiology device trials.
Please plan accordingly so you can attend this workshop and the Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery's Scientific Program October 1-3, 2010 in the Hotel Intercontinental.