We have the pleasure of inviting you to the ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference 2 - 5 October 2019 at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney.

The ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference 2019 will be a coming together of a broad range of Australian and international experts in the cutting edge design and conduct of clinical trials, clinical data and registry custodianship, healthcare funding, policy and regulation, healthcare service delivery, health information technology, health economics, and patient advocacy.

The underlying theme of the ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference 2019 is Better health through best evidence and will provide a platform to bring together national and international stakeholders to discuss global advances in the development of self-improving healthcare systems. The program will address embedding clinical trials in clinical care, novel trial designs and conduct, maximising the value of clinical registries and improving public awareness and consumer involvement in clinical research.

ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference will:

  • enable international experts and stakeholders to share the latest research and thinking towards developing learning and self-improving healthcare systems

  • explore and signpost pathways to realisation of the huge economic and better-health-outcomes-value of embedding clinical-led research in healthcare systems

  • analyse current international contexts for generating and applying high quality evidence within healthcare systems, identifying key issues and strategies for accelerating progress

  • review the current landscape for conducting clinical research internationally and in the Australian healthcare system; highlighting successes, identifying challenges and solutions

  • foster development of new effective research collaborations and funding opportunities internationally and in Australia

  • present cutting-edge advances in clinical research methodology, registries, and data technologies for more effective and implementable outcomes.

We look forward to your participation in this very important event for the advancement of clinical trials research in Australia and internationally.

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Tony Keech
ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference Convenor
Deputy Director, NHMRC, Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney