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Basket, Umbrella and Platform Trials

Design, Drive and Manage Complex Trials Through Innovative Use of Master Protocols

Learn from industry experts to overcome trial complexities and operationalize strategies to plan, design, and manage basket, umbrella and platform trials.

Streamline your clinical trial processes

Explore new trial formats, legal hurdles, patient recruitment challenges and other operational considerations for clinical trial protocol success.  


Best Practice Examples From Clinical Thought-Leaders
Best Practice Examples From Clinical Thought-Leaders
  • BeatAML and PedAl master protocol updates from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • The ORIEN Project: A comprehensive patient information database for oncology studies
  • Platform trials from the statistical perspective
  • The revolution of biopsies vs. blood tests for screenings in trials
Put Yourself at the Center of Interactive Discussion:
Put Yourself at the Center of Interactive Discussion:
  • How to deeply engage the patient voice into your protocols
  • The global view of master protocol's 
  • Policy and regulatory perspectives on pediatric studies
New for 2020: Participate in a Mock Master Protocol Design for Immunology
New for 2020: Participate in a Mock Master Protocol Design for Immunology
  • Join experts from Johnson & Johnson, Gilead, the Patient Advocates in Research (PAIR) and more in a lively discussion to build a mock Immunology focused Master Protocol
  • Discuss the key elements to think about in design, site preparation, regulatory, informed consent, endpoints and more!

Insights into streamlining your Master Protocol Design

Elevate your clinical trial design and rise above the competition on the Basket, Umbrella and Platform trial track. You will:


Join Discussions on How to Deeply Engage the Patient Voice into Your Protocols

Participate in a Mock Master Protocol Design for Immunology


Hear Case Studies on the Statistical View of Platform Trials, and Efficiency and Type I Error Control of a Generalized Confirmatory Basket Trial Design

Learn about a Unique and Comprehensive Patient Information Database for Oncology Studies – The ORIEN Project

Basket, Umbrella and Platform Trials: 2019 Attendees


  • Almac Clinical Technologies
  • Eli Lilly & Company
  • EMD Serono
  • Endpoint
  • Fate Therapeutics
  • FNIH
  • Foundation for the National Instiutes Health
  • Foundation Medicine
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Hookipa Pharma
  • Intercept Pharmaceuticals
  • Janssen Biologics
  • Janssen R&D
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Medidata Solutions
  • Merck
  • National Cancer Institute
  • NCI
  • Novartis
  • PAREXEL Informatics
  • Patient Advocates in Research
  • Pfizer
  • PSI CRO
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
  • Sage Therapeutics
  • Signant Health
  • Tactical Therapeutics
  • United Therapeutics
  • US Food & Drug Administration

  • Assoc Director - Clinical Development Project Manager
  • Biostatistics
  • CEO & President
  • Chief Clinical Investigations Branch CTEP DCT
  • Clinical Ops Manager
  • Clinical Research Manager
  • Consultant IWRS Design & Development
  • Director - Biostatistics / Cancer / Statistical Scientist / Oncology
  • Executive Director Clinical Ops
  • Head Clinical Ops
  • Interim Deputy Head GMA Oncology
  • Lead Biostatistician
  • Lead Clinical Data Manager
  • Medical Writer
  • President
  • Principal Research Scientist
  • Principal Statistician
  • Product Associate
  • Program Manager Oncology
  • Program Operations Leader
  • Project Data Management Services Program Manager
  • Project Manager Cancer Lung MAP
  • Scientific Director
  • SmartTrials Product Manager
  • Senior - Bioinformaticist / Clinical Logistics & IRT / Director / Strategy Lead Pediatrics / Head External Innovation CT Platforms / Medical Affairs Oncology / Operations / Manager / Regulatory Affairs /
  • Senior Scientist Biostatistics
  • Statistical Design & Trials Supply Management
  • Statistician
  • VP Clinical Devleopment
  • VP Product Strategy
  • VP Research Strategy, Principal Lead Beat AML

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