Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) Annual Conference

Submitted by Anita Walden, Senior Informatist – Biomedical Informatics, Duke Translational Medicine Institute

Several Duke faculty and staff will showcase their work at the 20th Annual Conference of the Society for Clinical Data Management September 28-October 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Another Tool in the Data Management Toolbox: Improving the User Experience with Usability and Evaluation Techniques” is a poster developed by Senior Data Technician David Steele and fellow DTMI-MURDOCK Study colleagues Michelle Smerek, Kimberly Ellis, and Anita Walden. A second poster, “Schizophrenia and Major Depressive Disorder – Experience in Developing New Therapeutic Area Standard Data Elements in Mental Health,” describes the research by Meredith Zozus, PhD and Anita Walden (Duke), Amy Palmer and Steve Kopko (CDISC), and Rhonda Facile (NCI-EVS).