13 Sep 2012

2nd Accelence’s Scientific and Industrial Committee

One more time, around a hundred public figures of national and international renown from scientific, industrial and political fields contributed to the ACCELENCE’s Scientific and Industrial Committee.

These namely included 30 representatives of industrial companies and national or international CROs; as well as an equivalent number of hospital and university researchers in therapeutic areas such as cardiology, dermatology, genetics, metabolic syndromes, neurology, oncology, pediatrics, or rheumatology; and administration officials such as Mr. Jean-Claude GHISLAIN, Director of the Directorate for the Evaluation of medical devices (DEDIM) within the Agency national safety of the medicine and health products (ANSM) and Mr. Olivier LOUVET, Head of PF4 Dept., Directorate for the Provision of Care, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs. The day was opened by the welcoming speeches of Mr. Alain JUPPE, Mayor of Bordeaux and Mr. Alain ROUSSET, President of the Regional Council of Aquitaine and Deputy of Gironde.

This second edition allowed to communicate the first results of ACCELENCE, 16 months after its operational launch, but also to discuss on the evolution of the regulation of medical devices, the Hospital and General Practitioner collaboration, the performance of a trial over several sites of investigation, or the communication towards patients.

Partnerships were also publicized between ACCELENCE, the Bordeaux University Hospital and MEDTRONIC, world leader in implantable medical devices; ACCELENCE and the CHARLES PERRENS Hospital Group; the Côte Basque Hospital Group; The Association for General Practitioners Clinical Research (an association of General Practitioners dedicated to clinical research); ITEC Services; these partnerships aim to the increasing of the Bordeaux region investigation capacity as well as the accessing to a larger number of potential patients.


Download the 2nd Scientific & Industrial Committee presentations:

Session on the development of regulation in the field of Medical Devices

Pr. Laurence BORDENAVE, Head of Nuclear Medicine Department – Bordeaux University Hospital, Director of the CIC-IT for Biomaterials and Implantable Medical Devices:
« THE DEVELOPMENT OF REGULATION IN THE FIELD OF MEDICAL DEVICES »

Mr. Jean-Claude GHISLAIN, Director, Department for the Assessment of Medical Devices (DEDIM) – ANSM: « ACCESS TO MARKET FOR MEDICAL DEVICE : CURRENT SITUATION AND PROSPECT »

Mr. Antoine AUDRY, Director of Regulatory Affairs – MEDTRONIC: « THE DEVELOPMENT OF REGULATION IN THE FIELD OF MEDICAL DEVICES »

Mr. Jean-Pierre MEUNIER, Managing Director, AXONAL: « POST-MARKET CLINICAL EVALUATION »

Themed workshops

Workshop 1: Hospital and general practitioner collaboration (Auditorium)

Dr. Frederic CHEMIN, President – Association for General Practitioners Clinical Research (APRCL):
« A.P.R.C.L »

Dr. Jack AUZERIE, Founder – ITEC SERVICES, Former President – GIPSO, President – JKA Development: « HOSPITAL AND GENERAL PRACTITIONER COLLABORATION »

Workshop 2: Performance of a trial over several sites (Reunion 1)

Mr. Cyrille LEROY, Associate Director, Prime Site Manager – QUINTILES:
« PERFORMANCE OF A TRIAL OVER SEVERAL SITE »

Workshop 3: Communication toward patients (Reunion 2)

Mrs. Marie LANG, Director of CeNGEPS: « INTRODUCTION TO notre-recherche-cliniqe.fr »

Mr. Chris KULA-PRZEZWANSKI, Director, Partnerships Great Britain – MEDIGUARD:
« ENGAGING PATIENTS IN RESEARCH TO INCREASE EFFICIENCY AND GENERATE REAL-WORLD DATA »