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November 17 - 18, 2020
Montreal Airport Marriott Hotel,
Montreal, Canada

Best Practices for Managing and Enhancing Ethics and Compliance Programs

Convening top Canadian compliance practitioners and leading experts to exchange ideas and discuss the impact of the latest laws, regulations and best practices for advancing compliance programs

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What to Expect

Advancing Risk Management Models
  • Examine new models for managing compliance risk for patient engagement
  • Preparation and training for internal audits — Understand internal business ethics and compliance
  • Managing risk with third party vendors 
  • Discuss industry trends in automating compliance monitoring activities to address compliance risk
Understand How Evolving Regulatory Guidance and Trends Impact Your Compliance Program
  • Review of IMC codes and updates, Lama Abi Khaled, Executive Director, Ethics, Legal & Regulatory, Innovative Medicines Canada
  • Health Canada Updates and Q&A, Alain G. Musende, PhD, Manager, Therapeutic Effectiveness and Policy Bureau, Health Canada [invited]
  • Q&A Session with Patrick Massad, Commissioner, Pharmaceutical Advertising Advisory Board (PAAB)
  • DOJ Guidance on Ensuring Effective Compliance Programs: Latest Updates and Recent Development, Nicholas Connor, Senior Counsel, Government Investigations & Litigation, Johnson & Johnson
Examine Best Practices in Data Privacy, IP Law and Competition and Employment Law

Dedicated Content Track for In-house Legal Counsel addressing:

  • The risks associated with data breaches and how to manage them
  • Data privacy with third-party suppliers
  • Complying with new data privacy regulations announced in Canada November 2018
  • Best practices in IP Law —
    Copyright, Trademark and Patent
  • Ensuring compliance with CASL
  • Competition and Employment Law —
    Ethical approaches and pitfalls to avoid

Content Deep Dives

Interactive Case Discussions on Ethics & the Role of Compliance

Bryn Williams-Jones
Professor, Director, Bioethics Program, Department of Social & Preventive Medicine, Université de Montréal

Annie Bourgault
President, Integrated Pharma Services

Compliance 101 — Content Designed Specifically for New Compliance Pros
  • Key components of implementing a robust ethics and compliance program
  • Developing Effective Training Modules to Roll Out Your Compliance Program
Medical Device Regulatory Compliance

In-depth review of MedTech code updates, trends and best practices

2019 Attendee Breakdown by Title

Compliance / Ethics / Integrity
Legal / Counsel
Medical Affairs
Commercial Affairs

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