44th Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Theme:
Championing High-quality Evidence to Optimize Human Health


May 21-24, 2023


Baltimore, MD, USA

The Conference Venue

Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

Experience Charm City like never before at Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. Ideally situated in the Harbor East neighborhood, our waterfront hotel provides unparalleled access to Fells Point, the National Aquarium and the restaurants and shops of the Inner Harbor. Redesigned accommodations offer views of the harbor or the Baltimore skyline, and include modern technology, premium amenities and deep soaking tubs.

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 on many 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 2022 David Sackett Trial of the Year Award
  • Presentation of the SCT Class of 2023 Fellows

This year’s meeting will be Baltimore, MD, USA.

The program is being developed by the SCT Program, Education, and Student Scholarship 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 Baltimore, MD, USA.

"Championing High-quality Evidence to Optimize Human Health"
Elements and Requirements Guide   |   SCT Session Guidance   |   Educational Workshop/Tutorial Descriptions

Invited Session Proposals

Submissions for the 2023 meeting will be accepted through October 10, 2022

Invited Session Proposals

  • Thematically Linked Talks
  • 90-Minute Sessions
Education Sessions

Submissions for the 2023 meeting will be accepted through October 10, 2022

Educational Submissions

  • Pre-Conference Workshops
  • In-Conference Workshops
Contributed Presentations

Submissions for the 2023 meeting will be accepted through November 14, 2022

Contributed Presentations

  • Oral Presentations
  • Poster Presentations
Scholarships & Travel Award

Submissions for the 2023 meeting will be accepted through October 28, 2022

Scholarships & Travel Award

  • Chalmers Students Scholarships
  • Sylvan Green Travel Award
Roundtable Topic Submissions

Submissions for the 2023 meeting will be accepted through October 28, 2022

Roundtable Topic Submissions

Each year the Society for Clinical Trials offers a series of roundtable discussions providing an opportunity to explore topics in a deeper and more collaborative setting.

David Sackett Trial of the Year Award

Nominations for the 2023 meeting opening soon!

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 2023 meeting opening soon!

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.

The early registration deadline is March 15, 2023 at Midnight Eastern Time.
Please click here to view the list of qualifying countries.
We request that all online registrations are paid for by credit card through the secure registration form.
All payments must be made in USD ($) to ensure that the full amount is received.
Credit cards are charged in real time at the time the registration is processed.
Yes. We accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express.

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.

Please note that is it your responsibility to check the Visa Entry Regulations into the USA. Further information can be found by clicking here.

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

Exhibition | Sponsors

If you are interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor for our 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 2022 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

Bristol Myers Squibb

Bristol Myers Squibb is a leading global biopharma company focused on discovering, developing and delivering innovative medicines for patients with serious diseases in areas including oncology, hematology, immunology, cardiovascular, fibrosis and neuroscience. Our employees work every day to transform patients’ lives through science.

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

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka–people creating new products for better health worldwide.” In the U.S., Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. manufactures, markets, and distributes pharmaceuticals and medical devices in the challenging areas of neuroscience, nephrology, and digital health solutions.

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


Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation to create transformative medicines for people with serious diseases. The company has multiple approved medicines that treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF) - a rare, life-threatening genetic disease - and has several ongoing clinical and research programs in CF.