2019 South Florida Policy Forum on Clinical Trials

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Nova Southeastern University
Carl DeSantis Building - The Atrium
3301 College Avenue
Davie, FL 33314

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

South Florida policy forum on Clinical Trials

Please join us for a policy forum focused on barriers patients face in accessing clinical trials and highlight the accomplishments and innovative strides of Florida cancer researchers. The forum will highlight the role of stakeholders such as health care systems, researchers, the pharmaceutical industry, and government, in the success and direction of clinical trials.

Program Moderators: Daniel Armstrong, Ph.D, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine &

Maureen Mann, MS, MBA, Lynn Cancer Institute

Featuring Guest Speakers:

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Congressional District 23

Representative Nicholas Duran

Florida House District 112


Hugo F. Fernandez, MD

Moffitt Cancer Center

Noella Dietz, Ph.D

Broward Health

Jaime R. Merchan, MD, MMSc

Sylvester Comprehensive

Cancer Center

Dave Aizer

Survivor Speaker


Mark Fleury, Ph.D

 American Cancer Society

Cancer Action Network

Andrew Powaleny


Clinical Trials PF Sponsors