In this webcast Clinical Trials Ontario and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada will provide blood cancer patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals with an overview of clinical trials concepts and processes. The objective is to give listeners a better understanding of the information about clinical trials and to deliver reliable and trustworthy resources. Furthermore, listeners will hear the firsthand experiences of a clinical trial participant.
Dr. Dawn Richards
Dawn Richards, PhD, is the founder of Five02 Labs Inc., and Director of Patient and Public Engagement at Clinical Trials Ontario. With a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Alberta, and experience in a variety of roles during the past 15 years, it is her diagnosis with rheumatoid arthritis ten years ago that instigated a journey to combine her passion for science with making the most of her diagnosis. In her role at CTO, Dawn is charged with executing on CTO’s strategic pillar of patient and public engagement.