43rd Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Theme:
Informing Public Health Policy with Compelling Evidence


May 15-18, 2022


San Diego, CA, USA

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The Conference Venue

San Diego Hilton Bayfront Resort

Alluring and inspired by maritime culture, the distinctive coastal influence is clear the moment you arrive at our 30-story waterfront hotel. Featuring newly renovated guest rooms that are authentically San Diego in their design. Our hotel is conveniently located adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center, and across the Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge from the Padres' Petco Park and Downtown Gaslamp Quarter.

Registration opening in early 2022.

Meeting | Overview

About the Annual Meeting
The Annual Meeting of the Society for Clinical Trials is a multidisciplinary program with broad participation. The Meeting brings together the clinical trials community from academia, the pharmaceutical and device industries, government agencies, medical groups and centers and clinical research entities.

Highlights include:

  • Plenary sessions, topical sessions and contributed presentations (both live and on-demand) on COVID-19 studies, the impact of COVID-19 on trials, along with many other clinical trial related topics
  • In-conference educational workshops, offering guidance on both classical and topical issues in clinical trials
  • Annual Thomas C. Chalmers Student Scholarship and Sylvan Green Award competitions
  • Discussion of timely issues and research experiences among colleagues in the field of clinical trials
  • Presentation of the 2021 David Sackett Trial of the Year Award
  • Presentation of the SCT Class of 2022 Fellows

This year’s meeting will be San Diego, CA, USA.

The program is being developed by the SCT Program and Education Committees, and promises to make the best of this unique opportunity for global collaboration.

We look forward to welcoming you!

About the Society
The Society for Clinical Trials (SCT) is an educational, charitable, and scientific organization whose mission is to work internationally to advance human health through advocating the use of clinical trials, leading the development and dissemination of optimal methods and practices in clinical trials, and educating and developing all clinical trial professionals. We are a society with representation from academia, industry, government and non-profit research and advocacy groups. Our community consists of clinical investigators, biostatisticians, project managers, IT specialists, clinical research associates and people from other clinical trials specialties. Our membership spans the globe with representation from 34 different countries.

Find out more: http://www.sctweb.org/

Abstract | Submissions

Please select from the available submission systems below to submit your proposals or nominations for this year's meeting in San Diego, CA, USA.

Annual Meeting Theme:
"Informing Public Health Policy with Compelling Evidence"
Elements and Requirements Guide   |   SCT Session Guidance   |   Educational Workshop/Tutorial Descriptions

Contributed Presentations

Submissions for the 2022 meeting are now closed.

Contributed Presentations

  • Oral Presentations
  • Poster Presentations
  • Chalmers Students Scholarships
  • Sylvan Green Travel Award
Invited Session Proposals

Submissions for the 2022 meeting are now closed.

Invited Session Proposals

  • Previously "Session Proposals"
  • Thematically Linked Talks
  • Panels
  • 90-Minute Sessions
Education Sessions

Submissions for the 2022 meeting are now closed.

Educational Sessions

  • Pre-Conference Educational Workshops (4 Hours)
  • In-Conference Tutorials (90 Minutes)
David Sackett Trial of the Year Award

Nominations for the 2022 meeting will be accepted November 2 - January 28

David Sackett Trial of the Year Award

Each year the Society for Clinical Trials presents an award to a randomized clinical trial published in the previous year that best fulfills SCT predefined standards.

Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials

Nominations for the 2022 meeting will be accepted November 8 - January 28

Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials

The Society for Clinical Trials established the title of "Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials (FSCT)" in 2005 to honor Society members who have made significant contributions to the advancement of clinical trials and to the Society.

Frequently | Asked

Have a question? If you do not find the answer in our most frequently asked questions
below, please reach out to us at info@sctweb.org.

More registration information coming in early 2022.
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To request an Invitation Letter for the SCT Annual Meeting, please send a request to KellyBurns@sctweb.org after you have completed your registration and received a Meeting Confirmation/Receipt. The letter is subject to approval by office staff and will be sent to you by email.

You must be registered for the Annual Meeting to receive a letter.

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If you have not received a receipt, please telephone (847) 427-8010 or email registration@sctweb.org.

Conference | Venue

Hotel Accommodations

The SCT Annual Meeting will take place at the San Diego Hilton Bayfront Resort.

San Diego Hilton Bayfront Resort
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, California, 92101, USA

More details coming soon...

Exhibition | Sponsors

If you are interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor for our 2022 Annual Meeting, or for more information on the Sponsorship options available, please download the prospectus here or contact us at info@sctweb.org.

Thank You to Our 2021 Corporate Sponsors!

Janssen Research & Development

Platinum Sponsor

Janssen Research & Development

Our mission is to transform individual lives and fundamentally change the way diseases are managed, interpreted, and prevented. We believe that challenging something is the best way to change it.

Gold Sponsor

Frontier Science Foundation

Frontier Science Foundation is a not-for-profit research organization dedicated to the improvement of data management and statistical quality in clinical trials and medical research.

Gold Sponsor

GW Biostatistics Center

The GW Biostatistics Center has a 47 year history of leadership in practice-changing clinical trials and biostatistical methodology research. Center research has been recognized in reports to the US President and Congress and resulted in over 60 NEJM publications.

Gold Sponsor


For more than a century, MSD has been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, MSD continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

Silver Sponsor


Amgen strives to serve patients by transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health or save lives. In everything we do, we aim to fulfill our mission to serve patients. And every step of the way, we are guided by the values that define us.

Silver Sponsor

Berry Consultants

Berry Consultants is a statistical consulting company specializing in innovative clinical trial design, Bayesian analysis, adaptive clinical trial execution, and simulation software solutions for the pharmaceutical and medical device industry.

Silver Sponsor

EMMES Corporation

Emmes collaborates with clients to produce valued, trusted scientific research. We are passionate about making a difference in the quality of human health, and have supported more than a thousand studies across a diverse range of diseases since our formation in 1977.

Silver Sponsor

Jaeb Center for Health Research

The Jaeb Center for Health Research was established in 1993 as a freestanding, nonprofit coordinating center for multi-center clinical trials and epidemiologic research. The Jaeb Center's focus is eye disorders or type 1 diabetes.

Silver Sponsor

Oxford Recovery Center

The Oxford Recovery Model develops a targeted healing approach for each unique patient. We employ numerous therapies and healing modalities to treat a wide range of conditions.

Silver Sponsor

University of Wisconsin DCC

The Data Coordinating Center (DCC) is a component of the Clinical Trials Program in the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. The DCC supports investigator-initiated NIH or industry-sponsored RCTs. We provide expertise in planning, conduct, monitoring, and analysis of clinical trials.

Silver Sponsor

Xeris Pharmaceuticals

Xeris Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company leveraging novel formulation technology platforms to develop and commercialize ready-to-use, liquid-stable injectables. XeriSol™ and XeriJect™ can lead to products that are easier to use by patients, caregivers, and health practitioners and reduce costs for payers and the healthcare system. Learn more at www.xerispharma.com

Bronze Sponsor


At KONTEKST we have been providing our clients with highly-specialized translations for the clinical research, medical, pharmaceutical, legal, and financial industry for over 20 years. We deliver expert translations in 250 language combinations. KONTEKST is committed to constant improvement, innovation and growth to cooperate with international clients.

Bronze Sponsor

Statistics Collaborative, Inc.

Statistics Collaborative is dedicated to developing research programs with scientific rigor and statistical validity. For more than 30 years, our clients have relied on us for careful thought, meticulous attention to detail, and expertise across a range of statistical methods and therapeutic areas.