Design and Analysis Challenges for Pediatrics and Rare Diseases

April 22, 2013 — Sheraton Crystal City, Arlington, VA

Overview |  Agenda |  Speakers |  Logistics |  Fees


Leading industry experts navigate medical device and diagnostics companies on how to design and analyze data from appropriately designed and analyzed clinical trials, that best address the unique requirements of pediatric and rare disease populations. Interact and engage with other industry professionals as viewpoints from various stakeholders-physicians, regulators, ethicists, payers, patients, statisticians, and clinical researchers are addressed.

Register for the 6th Annual FDA/MTLI Medical Device and IVD Statistical Issues Workshop and receive a $150 discount  for this Design and Analysis Challenges for Pediatrics and Rare Diseases meeting. Please email to receive your discount code.

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Eric Chen, Director, Humanitarian Device Use Program, FDA
Rong Tang, Statistician, FDA
Laura Thompson, Statistician, FDA
Dr. Agim Beshiri, Medical Director, Abbott Diagnostics
Angel DeGuzman, Statistician Section Head, Abbott Diagnostics
Vlad Dragalin, Senior Vice President, Aptiv Solutions
Dr. Brian Duncan, Vice President, BioEnterprise
Ted Lystig, Lead Corporate Biostatistician, Medtronic, Inc.
Michael Morton, Senior Director, Global Regulatory Affairs, Medtronic, Inc.
Andy Mugglin, Research Associate Professor of Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
Bryan Olin, Vice President, Quality, Cyberonics, Inc.
Alicia Toledano, Owner, Biostatistics Consulting, LLC
Roseann White, Director, Global Biometrics, Abbott Vascular

Hotel & Meeting Logistics

Sheraton Crystal City
1800 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA  22202

Reservations:  1-888-627-8209 (Reference AdvaMed when making reservations)
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Room rate:  $289.00  
Rate available 3 days prior/post meeting based on hotel availability
Hotel cut-off date for reservations:  3/31/13


Registration Fees

AdvaMed Member Registration: $645.00
Accel Member Registration: $645.00
Government and Non-Profit Registration: $195.00
Non-Member Registration: $845.00

Please contact for Group Discounts.