2020 COMPPARE Workshop
All COMPPARE researchers and stakeholders are cordially invited to the 2020 COMPPARE Workshop, which will take place January 17-19, 2020, at the Ritz-Carlton in beautiful Amelia Island, FL.
Below you will find a hotel reservation link and a workshop registration form. In the next few weeks, we will post a full workshop agenda and more information regarding events. We are so excited to discuss the progress our team has made over the past year and how we can move forward together to improve care for prostate cancer patients and their families.
We have reserved a block of rooms with a special rate for workshop attendees. Please make your reservations here: https://book.passkey.com/go/UFhealthProton2020. The Ritz-Carlton has graciously opted to extend the special rate from January 14 to January 22 for anyone who would like to make a vacation out their trip to Amelia Island.
As a result of participation in this activity, participants will be able to:
- describe the value of the COMPPARE trial for filling the evidence gap in knowledge about best radiation treatment for prostate cancer and describe current best radiation practices.
- describe the eligibility requirements for participating in COMPPARE and will attain proficiency in the use of VISIONTREE, the web-based data accrual system.
- describe the underlying ethical and regulatory requirements governing human subject research and understand best practices in advocacy for the COMPPARE trial.
To be announced.
Friday, 1/17: Welcome Reception at 6 pm
Saturday, 1/18: Workshop sessions and meetings from 8 am – 5 pm; Dinner at 7 pm
Sunday, 1/19: Workshop sessions and meetings from 8 am – 12 pm
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Amelia Island Information
Known for its pristine beaches, excellent golf courses, fabulous shopping, and incredible seafood, Amelia Island is a world-class destination with a little something for everyone. While everyone will be working hard at the COMPPARE Workshop, we hope that you will have chance to enjoy this lovely Florida beach destination as well. Here are few links to help you plan:
- Welcome to Amelia Island
- VisitFlorida: Amelia Island
- The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
- Amelia Island State Park
- Fort Clinch State Park