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Calendar of Events

*Events in gold indicate a professional development or educational activity

Events Archive

August 23, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

August 28, 2019
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

September 6, 2019
LA CaTS Community-Engaged Research Symposium (Level 1)

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community members and all LA CaTS Center Member Institutions
Details: You are invited to the first Community-Engaged Research Symposium hosted by the LA CaTS Community Engagement and Outreach Resource on Friday, September 6th, from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Please save the date! You will enjoy an awesome day of collective learning. Activities include a full day of free, interactive presentations and workshops for community members, investigators and scholars at all LA CaTS Center member institutions to learn about community-engaged research and its use as an effective tool to make real impact in advancing health equity.
Registration: Coming soon
Questions: Email Community@LACaTS.org

September 25, 2019
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

September 25, 2019
LA CaTS Senior Investigator Update (Tentative Date)

Open to: All LA CaTS Center Member Institutions
Description: The LA CaTS Senior Investigator Update provides senior investigators with the latest developments in clinical research. Examples of topic covered: Privacy and Information Security Issues in Clinical Research, Clinicaltrials.gov, and Conflicts of Interest in Research. Topics may vary for each training.
Questions: tulaneresearch@tulane.edu
More details to come

September 26-27, 2019
14th Annual Diabetes, Obesity and Cardiovascular Summit (DOCS)

Locations: Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH and Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge (either location)
More Information & To Register: www.ccfcme.org/DOCS19. Abstract deadline is August 1, 2019.
Questions: cmeregistration@ccf.org

September 27, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

October 11, 2019
LA CaTS Level 1 Clinical Research Coordinator Training

Open to: All LA CaTS Center Member Institutions
Description: The goal is to create comprehensive high-integrity research coordinator training that promotes career paths in research. This workshop covers the basic concepts required to successfully coordinate a research study and provide an overview of the research resources and regulatory requirements for conducting clinical research. Application of concepts to drug/device trials, as well as non-drug/device trials, is discussed. Attendees will have an opportunity to network with experienced coordinators and program staff from across LA CaTS institutions. Participants will receive a LA CaTS certificate for completing the program.
Questions: tulaneresearch@tulane.edu
More details to come

October 23, 2019
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

October 25, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

November 6-8, 2019
2019 Southeast Regional IDeA Conference

Location: Louisville, Kentucky at the Galt House Hotel
More Information: https://seidea19.com/
Details: Abstract submission deadline is August 9, 2019. Conference Registration deadline is September 27, 2019.

November 22, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

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