NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course/ASENT Annual Meeting




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From the President of the AUPN

NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course

The NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course (CTMC) is accepting applications for the 2017 cohort. The application deadline is February 28, 2017 at midnight Pacific Time.

The CTMC is an intensive, engaging program designed to help junior investigators develop scientifically rigorous, yet practical clinical trial protocols. The course features a combination of distance learning activities and a residential course, along with small group mentorship from experienced clinical trialists and biostatisticians. The residential course will be held on August 7-11, 2017 in Iowa City, Iowa. Funding for travel and accommodations will be provided. Application forms and additional details are available on the course website 

If you have any questions please email or contact the CTMC Principal Investigator, William Meurer, MD, MS

Click here for more information.

American Society of Experimental Neurotherapeutics (ASENT)
Annual Meeting

The ASENT invites you, your faculty colleagues, fellows, and residents to attend the American Society of Experimental Neurotherapeutics (ASENT) Annual Meeting March 15 through March 17, 2017 at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center in Rockville MD. 

Click here to view the invitation letter

Click here to view the ASENT meeting program

Click here for information about the Clinical Translation course

The mission of ASENT and the Society’s journal Neurotherapeutics (impact factor 5.054) is to foster the development of neurotherapeutics. ASENT’s annual meeting brings together academicians, representatives of the pharmaceutical and device industry, research funding agencies (NINDS, DOD and DARPA), regulators from FDA and representatives of the investment community. The scientific presentations at this meeting are supplemented by active discussion and networking.

Karen C. Johnston, MD, MSc
President AUPN

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The following organizations are seeking department Chairs:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center: Chair of Neurology

Carilion Clinic: Chair of Neurology

Saint Louis University: Chair of Neurology

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