Session Abstract – PMWC 2023 Silicon Valley


Track 1, Day 1

Clinical trial enrollment for cell-based therapies can be hampered by logistical, financial, social, and cultural factors. Designing trials and developing targeted outreach strategies with participants at the center can increase enrollment and retention for research into cell-based therapies.

 Session Chair Profile

Ph.D., Co-Director of Precision Medicine, CA Governor's Office

Biography
Dr. Muir co-directs the California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine and heads the Initiative’s efforts to address cancer disparities and depression. She previously served as the Director of Research Proposal Development Services at the UC San Diego Office of Research Affairs, and as a Senior Program Associate and Science and Technology Policy Fellow in the Senate Health Committee for the California Council on Science and Technology.

Talk
Session: Participant-centered cell therapy
Session Description: Clinical trial enrollment for cell-based therapies can be hampered by logistical, financial, social, and cultural factors. Designing trials and developing targeted outreach strategies with participants at the center can increase enrollment and retention for research into cell-based therapies.