Press Release: Quorum and Kinetiq Leadership to Speak on Emerging Trends in Clinical Research at MAGI West Conference

From co-presenting an all-day Six Sigma workshop with Community Health Network to a special session on building high-performance teams, leaders from Quorum Review IRB and Kinetiq, the consulting and technology division of Quorum, will present three informative sessions that provide conference attendees with clinical research best practices.

(LAS VEGAS, NV): Leaders of Quorum Review IRB and Kinetiq, the consulting and technology division of Quorum, will present on emerging trends in clinical research next week. Model Agreements and Guidelines International (MAGI) will host its 2016 Clinical Research Conference West October 23-26, 2016, at the Planet Hollywood Resort in Las Vegas.

“Quorum and Kinetiq are home to many industry leaders, which is how we ensure and maintain our outstanding service and innovation,” says Quorum CEO Cami Gearhart. “We look forward to sharing our best practices and innovative thinking with our colleagues at the conference.”

On the first day of the conference, Parker Nolen, Director of IRB Services for Quorum, will present alongside two distinguished professionals from Community Health Network on achieving lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification. This all-day workshop on October 23 will include information on how a Yellow Belt certification benefits healthcare organizations and the principles of lean thinking.

James Riddle, Vice President of Client Services for Kinetiq, will co-present on emerging issues in human subjects protection. His session will address mobile medical applications, the impact of gender in research, return of aggregate research results, and the rise of eConsent technology in research. His session is on October 24 at 11:30 a.m.

Quorum CEO Cami Gearhart will share her perspectives on building and sustaining high-performance teams in a panel session on October 26 at 8:00 a.m. In this session, Cami will join other industry leaders to describe why high-performance teamwork drives higher-quality outcomes.

Visit Quorum and Kinetiq at the Quorum booth to participate in a survey about electronic consenting—anyone who participates will receive a gift card and will be entered to win a grand prize. Or visit us at as we host the get-together at PBR Rock Bar & Grill on October 25.

About Quorum

Quorum Review IRB is the first name in streamlined, service-centered independent ethics and regulatory review. Your research benefits from an outstanding service experience, which is why Quorum is the preferred central IRB. Our service offerings include full study review in the U.S. and Canada, international ethics review, a specialized Phase I early engagement team, and unique processes to accelerate minimal risk research. Quorum works closely with institutions and researchers on studies from all over the world. Kinetiq, the consulting and technology division of Quorum, provides services that enhance and optimize the clinical research process.



Scott Smith
Director of Marketing
Quorum Review IRB
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