Synergy in Action

Registration is open! 21-25 September 2020 / Virtual Conference

17-19 February 2021 / Grand Hyatt / Washington DC

New Investigator Award Call for Submissions

19-20 February 2021/ Washington DC

ISCTM Meeting Archives

Call for Questions: For Regulatory Response at ISCTM Autumn 2020 Meeting

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the clinical development of medical products. The virtual ISCTM Autumn Conference will include a 90-minute session entitled, “Regulatory viewpoints from EMA and FDA on contemporary challenges and strategies for conducting and analyzing clinical trials in the COVID-19 era.”, Tuesday 22 September.  This session will be in the form of a moderated panel discussion, in which representatives from the EMA and FDA will provide regulatory perspectives in response to questions submitted by ISCTM membership and meeting registrants.

Link to Submit Questions

Panelists from the FDA and EMA include:
Tiffany Farchione – Director (acting), FDA Division of Psychiatry
Bernie Fischer – Deputy Director (acting), FDA Division of Psychiatry
Florence Butlen-Ducuing – Scientific Officer, EMA
Lorenzo Guizarro, Scientific Officer, EMA
Sylva Collins – Director, FDA Office of Biostatistics
Elektra Papadopoulos – Director, FDA Division of Clinical Outcome Assessments
Isaac Rodriguez-Chavez –  Officer, FDA Office of Medical Policy
Leonard Sacks – Associate Director for Clinical Trial Methodology, FDA Office of Medical Policy

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Upcoming Calendar

14 July 2020 – Poster Submission: 2020 Autumn Conference

22 August 2020Question submission deadline for Regulatory Response session – 2020 Autumn Conference

21-25 September 2020 – 2020 Autumn Virtual Conference

15 November 2020New Investigator Award Submissions Due

1 December 2020 – Poster Submission Deadline / 17th Annual Scientific Meeting

17-19 February 2021 – 17th Annual Scientific Meeting
The Grand Hyatt, Washington DC

19-20 February 2020 – ISCTM/ASCP Advanced CNS Clinical Trials Course
Washington, DC

30 September – 2 October – 2021 Autumn Conference
Includes joint day with ECNP
The Pestana Palace, Lisbon, Portugal

2021 Lewis Alan Opler Prize: Recommendation and Eligibility Guidelines

The Lewis A. Opler Prize, established in memory of the late Dr. Lewis Alan Opler, will be given annually to recognize individuals who have made important advances in measurement that will help accelerate the development of new treatments or cures for CNS disorders. Focusing on novel developments and contributions to assessment, awardees will be invited to present their work to members and participants at ISCTM.

15 September 2020 Recommendation Deadline: Recommendations for suitable candidates may be sent to the attention of the award committee: Submit Opler Prize Recommendation. Recommenders should include contact information for the candidate and a copy of their most recent CV.

Finalists will be asked to submit relevant publications and presentation materials for review along with the names of at least two references. The winner will receive funds to support travel and attendance to ISCTM. Read More

Applications now being accepted for the ISCTM/ASCP Advanced Clinical Trials Course

A new, brief, intensive, interactive program
for mid-career CNS clinical researchers
who wish to expand and refine their trial design expertise

19-20 February 2021 – Washington DC

During this 1.75-day interactive course, approximately 40 selected students will work closely with CNS trial design and methods experts who represent both academia and industry. A limited number of travel awards will be available. 

Application period: 15 April-1 November

Full details and link to application

Call for Session Proposals

Session proposals are now being accepted for the 2021 Autumn Conference includes Joint Day with ECNP in Lisbon, Portugal.

ISCTM Session Proposal Submission Form