On-Demand Webinar

DSMB Best Practices and Behind the Scenes Insights

DSMBs are one of the most accepted ways to provide independent oversight of clinical trial safety data. How do you ensure your study’s DSMB meets regulatory agency expectations?

Join this webinar to learn DSMB administration best practices, including the importance of member selection and how to eliminate perceptions of bias. Gain expert insights on overcoming common challenges and lessons from the field gained from 20+ years’ DSMB leadership experience.

Learning objectives:

  • Summarize DSMB regulatory guidance from FDA and EMA

  • Identify common best practices in administering a DSMB
  • Develop mechanisms to ensure the DSMB is independent from study priorities and conduct
  • Describe ways to select unbiased DSMB members
  • Explain the role of the DSMB and how their oversight is different than IRB

Presented By

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James Riddle


SVP, Global Review Operations


Barbara Schneider


Executive Director, Biostatistical Services




Assistant Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Conventus Site Medical Director for UBMD

Adult Transitional Sickle Cell Program Director Department of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences University of Buffalo

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Who should watch?

This content applies to research professionals representing sponsors, CROs, and institutions who are involved in the planning, development, and execution of clinical drug and device trials.

CE Credits

The Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA - www.SOCRA.org) accepts documentation of candidate participation in continuing education programs for recertification if the program is applicable to clinical research regulations, operations or management, or to the candidate’s clinical research therapeutic area. This program offers 1 hour of CE credit.

This event may qualify for continuing education (CE) credits. Please check with your professional organization(s) to determine whether the event meets their CE eligibility requirements.

Certificate of Attendance

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DATE: June 17, 2021
Time: 1 pm ET | 10 am PT
Duration: 1 hour

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