2nd-6th July

Institute of Genetic Medicine
Newcastle University

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Monday 2nd July

Translational lifecycle

Bench to bedside research
Preclinical research tools
Regulatory system
TACT style therapeutics review

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Tuesday 3rd July

Clinical trials

Ethical aspects of clinical trials
Outcome measures
Developments in outcome measures
TREAT-NMD clinical trial tools

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Wednesday 4th July


Validating MRI as biomarker
Patient reported outcome measures
EMA approval
Role of patient organisations in research
Clinical trial practicality forum

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Thursday 5th July

Patient communication workshop

Importance of patient communication
Communication workshop by behavioural scientists
How patients can help with research

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Friday 6th July

Participant presentations
General discussions

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Our programme is still being finely tuned and as such maybe be subject to minor changes.