TAG ARCHIVES FOR human subjects research

8
Dec2012

by Rebecca Boxhorn, JD, Research Associate at the Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences at the University of Minnesota

The second day of the 2012 Advancing Ethical Research (AER) Conference got off to an engaging start thanks to the Keynote Address given by Dr. James R. Gavin III, executive vice president and chief medical officer [...] Read more

6
Dec2012

by Royell Sullivan, Institutional Review Board (IRB) Education Specialist at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine

On Tuesday, I attended the session B25, titled Developing and Implementing an Education Program at an Institution with a Small Research Program. Many of the attendees expressed that while they saw the relevance behind implementing an actual educational program, they simply lacked [...] Read more

6
Dec2012

by Andrea Johnson, JD, CIP, regulatory specialist in the Research Integrity Office at Oregon Health and Science University 

John P. A. Ioannidis, MD, PhD, the 2012 Advancing Ethical Research Conference keynote speaker on Tuesday, raised provocative questions about the information we obtain through scientific research. Among his many achievements, Dr. Ioannidis<[...] Read more

6
Dec2012

by Susan Trinidad, MA, Research Scientist in the Department of Bioethics & Humanities at the Center for Genomics & Healthcare Equality at the University of Washington

I sure hope somebody is reading this, since I am inside (near a power outlet) instead of enjoying the sunshine during our afternoon break! In this post, I’ll be sharing some of the highlights from didactic workshop A4, Comparative Effectiveness Research: What Bioethicists Need [...] Read more

6
Dec2012

 

by Jackie Tekiela, MS, CIP, Institutional Review Board (IRB) Administrator at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) recently completed a two-year effort to revise the NCI informed consent template, resulting in shorter and more concise informed consent documents. In session A18, titled Rewriting the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Informed Consent Template, Jeanne M. Adler, RN, MPH, CCRP, presented the background, method, and rationale behind the changes. Throughout the presentation Jeanne offered specific examples of language and excerpts from the draft template.

In preparing the template, working [...] Read more