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Clinical Data Disclosure, Transparency and Plain Language Summaries
19 - 20 March, 2024
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing, PhiladelphiaHybrid Event I Attend Live In-Person or Online

Maureen Kashuba
Associate Director, Clinical Data Disclosure & Transparency (CDD&T), Head of Heath Literacy Projects and Plain Language Summaries at Merck & Co., Inc.


Maureen Kashuba is the Health Literacy Projects Lead within Clinical Data Disclosure & Transparency (CDD&T) at Merck & Co., Inc, Rahway, NJ USA. This includes Protocol and Results Plain Language Summaries, Merck’s Health Literate Glossary, as well as other initiatives focused on incorporating Health Literacy principles and best practices into patient and public communications. Maureen co-chairs the DIA Plain Language Summary Working Group, is a member of the MRCT Center Glossary Development team and the EFPIA Patient Friendly Language Subteam. Maureen is passionate about working to ensure people feel empowered with the information they need to make health decisions and manage their overall health.

Agenda Sessions

  • KEYNOTE PANEL Role of AI in Clinical Trial Transparency

  • CASE STUDY Creating Protocol Plain Language Summaries and Leveraging it for Efficiency

  • PANEL: How to Get Feedback on your Plain Language Results Summaries