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Enhancing Quality in the Translational Research Workforce Conference (EQuaTR)

Thank You!

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On behalf of the NUCATS Institute, The Institute for Translational Medicine, UIC Center for Clinical and Translational Science, and the 2022 EQuaTR Conference Advisory Board, thank you to all who presented, attended, and participated in this worthwhile event. 

acrp logo.pngWe would also like to give a special thank you to our event sponsor, ACRP Chicagoland Chapter. We look forward to seeing you at the 2023 EQuaTR Conference and hope to have the date for this in-person event posted by July 2022.

 

Contact Hours

April 28th Session: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number CEP15198, for 4 contact hours. You must have attended the 4/28 Session in full to receive the 4 contact hours for this session. Contact hour certificates will be emailed to the email address utilized in registration 6-8 weeks after the event, if all requirements are met. If attendance at sessions cannot be matched with registration list information, you will not receive contact hour credit.     

April 29th Session: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number CEP15198, for 3 contact hours. You must have attended the 4/29 Session in full to receive the 3 contact hours for this session. Contact hour certificates will be emailed to the email address utilized in registration 6-8 weeks after the event, if all requirements are met. If attendance at sessions cannot be matched with registration list information, you will not receive contact hour credit.   

2022 EQuaTR Presentation Materials

Session recordings and a PDF version of presentation slides will be available for conference registrants only.  As soon as they are available for viewing, conference registrants will receive an email with access information. 

Conference Overview

The Enhancing Quality in the Translational Research Workforce Conference (EQuaTR) offers the opportunity for clinical research staff to learn from leaders in the field, gaining practical knowledge on current trends and issues in clinical research. EQuaTR is presented by the NUCATS Institute, The Institute for Translational Medicine, and the UIC Center for Clinical and Translational Science. 

Conference Participants

This conference is open to professionals in clinical and translational research including clinical research coordinators, research nurses, monitors, project and site managers, investigators, regulatory staff, research assistants, and allied health professionals.

Dates & Deadlines

The 2022 EQuaTR took place virtually on 

  • Thursday, April 28th 8:30am – 1:00pm
  • Friday, April 29th 8:30am – 11:50am

We look forward to seeing you at the in-person 2023 EQuaTR Conference. We hope to have the 2023 date posted by July 2022.

Cost & Registration

There are no refunds unless EQuaTR is canceled before it begins.

More information about the 2023 EQuaTR conference will be shared once it is available.

2022 Plenary Speakers

  • Quincy Byrdsong, Ed.D., CIP, CCRP, Vice Provost, Health Affairs, Lipscomb University
  • Phoenix Matthews, Ph.D., Professor of Clinical Psychology, Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion, and the Helen K. Grace Diversity Scholar, College of Nursing, University of Illinois Chicago (UIC)

2022 Conference Objectives

  • Examine the impact of major trends and forces in the Clinical Research Enterprise.
  • Discuss strategies on transitioning diversity and inclusion efforts to equity and justice efforts and the deliverables which should be associated with this transition.
  • Illustrate the inclusion of sexual and gender minorities in clinical trial research. 
  • Examine patient advocacy in research. 

Meet the Team

Participating Institutions: