April 14-17, 2024 | New Orleans
Whether you are a clinical research novice or veteran, work with a study sponsor, research site or CRO, MAGI 2024 will offer best-in-class educational opportunities for all career levels in support of your continuing education and your professional growth and success.
Join us for the following sessions:
Sunday, April 14
Track: Clinical Operations
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Project Management in Barbie Land™
In this workshop session, attendees will embark on a journey through the picturesque landscape where project managers experience their best day, every day. This session aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the ideal world of project management, covering key topics such as project management methodologies, project planning, quality management, and stakeholder management. Explore the possibilities of seamless collaboration, efficient workflows, effortless timeline alignment, and optimal resource utilization. Envision deliverables that meet and exceed expectations in every project, while positive relationships and effective communication channels are fostered. Attendees will gain insights into how these elements come together to create a harmonious symphony of project success in the ideal world of project management.
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM | Project Management in Clinical Research
This workshop session provides a candid exploration of the challenges faced by project managers in the clinical research landscape. Delve into the intricate web of issues, including the complexity of managing clinical research projects, communication hurdles, the impact on mental health, and navigating timelines that often refuse to align. Attendees will gain insights into handling stakeholders with competing priorities, grappling with budget constraints, insufficient resources, and the absence of proper planning. Unravel real-world scenarios and practical strategies for overcoming obstacles in clinical research project management. This session aims to equip attendees with valuable insights to navigate the challenging terrain of clinical research projects successfully.
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM | Incorporating Project Management Practices into Your Studies
This workshop session is tailored to provide attendees with tangible takeaways that can be seamlessly integrated into their current roles. Explore essential topics such as study rescue, where effective strategies for salvaging challenging projects are unveiled. Dive into the world of risk management, mastering the art of identifying, assessing, and mitigating risks in your studies. Learn the nuances of change management, leadership, and teamwork, gaining practical insights that will elevate your approach to academic and professional endeavors. This enriching session will go beyond theory, offering actionable project management practices you can implement immediately. Elevate your skills and enhance your ability to navigate and manage complex projects with confidence.
Trevor J. Cole, BHS, MBA, CCRC, PMP, RN
Associate Director, Client Delivery
Contact us to schedule an on-site meeting.