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La Facultad de Medicina y el Instituto Aragonés de Ciencias de la Salud (IACS), en el marco del Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Aragón (IIS Aragón), organizan el viernes 21 de marzo, a las 13.15 horas, en el Salón de Grados de la Facultad de Medicina (Domingo Miral, s/n - 50009 Zaragoza) el Seminario: "The challenge of applying clinical trials results into real world practice"
Impartido por Marcus Flather, Professor of Medicine (Clinical Trials). Director of Research and Development. Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia. Norwich NR4 7TJ
Moderado por Juan Ignacio Pérez Calvo,Profesor Titular del Departamento de Medicina, Psiquiatría y Dermatología. Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Zaragoza. Servicio de Medicina Interna. Hospital Clínico Universitario "Lozano Blesa"
Marcus Flather graduated from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, University of London in 1982 and trained in general medicine and cardiology in London and Oxford. In 1988 he joined the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Clinical Trial Service Unit at the University of Oxford as a British Heart Foundation Junior Research Fellow with Peter Sleight, Rory Collins and Richard Peto working on the large scale ISIS trials in acute myocardial infarction. In 1993 he moved to McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada, to work with Salim Yusuf as a Clinical Research Scholar on international trials in acute coronary syndromes including the OASIS programme, and undertook formal training in clinical trials and epidemiology. In 1996 he took up the post of Director of the new Clinical Trials and Evaluation Unit (CTEU) at the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals where the Unit developed an international reputation in the design and management of randomised trials in cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. In September 2011 he took up the post of Professor of Medicine and Clinical Trials at the University of East Anglia and Director of Research at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in Norwich. Marcus Flather is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) and holds a certificate of higher specialist training in Cardiology and General (Internal) Medicine in the UK (CCST). He has more than 200 peer reviewed publications, is a recognised expert in clinical trials and has more than 20 years experience of collaborating with industry partners in drug and device development