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Scientific Program

Welcome & Registration
09:00-09:15 Opening Session
Chair: Ms. Hagit Nof
Dr. Ravit Geva, CTrials Chair Person, Director of the Oncology Research Unit, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv
Ms. Idit Chernovitz, CEO, Pharma Israel
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09:10-09:30 Challenges of the Clinical trials Department of the Israeli Ministry of Health. Where Are We Headed?
Dr. Catherine Ela, Head of Clinical Trials, MOH
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09:30-09:50 Big Pharma HQ Insights - How to Improve Your Chances to Participate in Early Phase Oncology Study    
Dr. Gary Gordon, Vice President, Oncology Development, Abbvie, USA

”The patients are waiting” – Evolving Development Paradigm for Investigational Anticancer Drugs with Substantial Clinical Efficacy
Dr. Michael Streit,Senior Director Clinical Leader Research Experimental Medications Early Development, Janssen R&D, US

How CCRM is Enabling Regenerative Medicine Clinical Trials – One of Many Important Pieces of the Commercialization Ecosystem
Dr. Michael May, President & CEO, CCRM – Commercialization Center for Regenerative Medicine, Canada
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break and Exhibition 
10:50-11:05 Prof. Zvi Borochovich, Chairman of the Helsinki Committee for Clinical Trials, Ministry of Health, Israel
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11:05-12:00 Panel Discussion: "The Patient Will See You Now"
Dr. Boaz Tadmor, Head of Research Authority, Rabin Medical Center
Prof. Arnon Afek, Acting Associate Director General, Ministry of Health
Prof.Zvi Borochovich, Chairman of the Helsinki Committee for Clinical Trials, Ministry of Health
Dr. Ora Dar, Head of Life Sciences Sector, Office of the Chief Scientist, Ministry of Economy
Dr. Avi Livnat, Advisor to the  Helsinki Committee, Clalit Health Services
Mr. Shlomo Pashkus, Manager of R&D in Higher Education Sector, Budget Division, Ministry of Finance
Mr. Uzi Keren, Ministry of Health
Dr. Hagai Kedem, Ministry of Health
Arie Biton and Sarit Kleinman 
12:00-12:30 CTrials General Assembly 
12:30-12:45 Coffee Break and Exhibition 
12:45-15:00 The Subject
Chair: Dr. Hagai Kedem
The Regulator
Chair: Dr. Moshe Neuman
The Investigator
Chair: Dr. Raanan Berger
The CRO/ Sponsor
Chair: Ms. Tali Zeevi 

Pharma 2020 - Digital Health Strategies you need to start now

Mr. Joe Dustin
Principal, Mobile Health, Medidata

Innovations in the GCP Guidelines and Trends in the International Regulation of Clinical Trials

Dr. Moshe Neuman
CEO, B.R.D Bio-Medical Research Design Ltd., Israel

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Cancer Genes Drive To The Clinic

Gidi Rechavi
Head of The Sheba Cancer Center, Sheba Medical Center

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Is it Still Worth Working for a CRO?
Dr. Stefano Marini
President, EUCROF, Italy
13:10-13:30 The Subject's Perspective on Clinical Trials
Aryeh Copperman
Executive Director, The Pulmonary Hypertension Association
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The Effect of Changes in FDA Regulations for Combination Products and Drug Devices on their Clinical Trial Protocols
Mr. Ken Phelps
President and CEO, Camargo Pharma, USA
Clinical Trials in the Era of Genomic Medicine

Prof. Tamar Peretz

Head, Sharett Institute of Oncology, Director, Center for Malignant Breast Diseases Lawrence Schacht Chair of Oncology,Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
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Global Trials Execution
Ms. Tami Yardeni-Nadiv
VP of Global Clinical Operations, Teva, Israel
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Logistics of Clinical Trials at the Subject's Home

Ms. Victoria Nahary
Managing Director, World Courier, Israel
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Supervision and Monitoring of Clinical Trials

Dr. Miriam Cohen-Kandli
Clinical Trials Control Manager, MOH, Israel
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Infected research literature. Integrity is the problem

Prof. Jacque Michel
Clinical Trials Ethics

Intelligent EDC Solutions. Risk Base Monitoring and Safety link
Mr. Rohit Mistry
VP Business Development
Omnicomm, USA
13:50-14:10 TBA

Clinical Trial Design Q&A

Mr. Gil Harari
CEO, MediStat

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Clinical Recruitment Management
Dr. Barbara Derler
Clinical Project Manager, QPS, Austria
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14:10-14:30 The Way to Harmonisation:
the Impact of the New European Regulation on Clinical Trials

Dr. Irene Fermont
Consultant, Pharmacovigilance & Risk Management, Israel
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What medical writing resources are available to Israelis?
Mr. Diarmuid De Faoite

Implementing Personalized Cancer Medicine in Clinical Trials: The WINTher Experience

Dr. Raanan Berger
Director, Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Israel
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Biotech Supply Chain Challenges & Risk Management

Ron Melnik
VP Business Development, Flying Cargo, Israel
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14:30 Lunch

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