Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences Research (IRB-HSR)

Education

In-Person Education

2017 IRB-HSR Class Offerings


Please contact  Jean Gaare Eby (jmg5b@virginia.edu) if you need more information or would like to register for an IRB course listed below.

“IRB-HSR 101”: A Short Course for Study Coordinators and Sub-Investigators of Clinical Research

Overview:
Instructors: IRB Directors and Staff
The IRB-HSR 101 Part I provides an overview of the ethics and regulations of research involving human subjects, focusing on issues before approval. It is a free class that is open to any study coordinator or sub-investigator of clinical research at UVA. New clinical research personnel are especially encouraged to attend.

The location of the class is the 4th floor conference room, IRB-HSR Offices, Suite 400, One Morton Drive, on Route 29 N (next to Bodos Bagels) in Charlottesville. Nursing contact hours provided.

Part I: Pre-Approval Issues

Fall 2017 Offerings (registration required):

September 6 | 8:30 am-12 noon

November 15 | 8:30 am-12 noon



Part II: Post-Approval Issues

(Note: This class was formerly named "IRB 201")

Fall 2017 Offerings (registration required):
October 4 | 8:30 am-12 noon

December 6 | 8:30 am-12 noon



“IRB-HSR Chat Hour” for Study Coordinators and Sub-Investigators of Clinical Research

Overview:

Each IRB-HSR Chat Hour is a one-hour education session focused on a specific clinical research topic. The hour begins with a presentation on the topic, followed by a discussion. Chats will be offered periodically as topics present.
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Methodology, Ethics, and Regulations of Research Involving Human Subjects

This course is offered jointly by the Office of the Vice-President for Research and the Department of Public Health Sciences. CME/CEU offered.

When:
Mondays 12-1 pm during Spring Semesterr

Where: Old Medical School C1 Auditorium

Description/Objectives:
In this conference series, participants will learn how to describe how to conduct research more responsibly; to describe how to conduct more methodologically rigorous research; to describe how to better protect human subjects in research; to define conflict of interest and to describe how to manage of conflicts of interest; to evaluate issues in the conduct of specific types of research including working with vulnerable populations, FDA research, and global health research..

*Winter/Spring 2017 Dates/Topics Below. Winter/Spring 2018 Offerings TBA soon.

Course Topics:

1/23 An Overview of Methodological, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Research Involving Human Subjects
(Jean Eby, ScD, Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences and Director of Human Subjects Research Education, Office of the Vice-President for Research)

1/30 Evolving Protections for Human Research Subjects: History, Ethical Principles, and Current Challenges
(Susie Hoffman, RN, BSN, CIP, Director IRB-HSR)

2/6 The Responsible Conduct of Research
(David Hudson, PhD, Associate Vice-President for Research)

2/13 Data Security
(Susie Hoffman, RN, BSN, CIP, Director IRB-HSR) (Tim Tolson, PhD, Director IT Policy and Compliance, ISPRO)

2/20 Assessing Risks and Benefits in Research: A Biostatistician's Perspective
(Gina Petroni, PhD, Professor, Public Health Sciences)

2/27 Cancer Clinical Trials
(Linda Duska, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Associate Dean for Clinical Research)

3/13 Informed Consent in Research
(Lois Shepherd, JD, Professor, Public Health Sciences)

3/20 Comparative Effectiveness Research; Cluster Randomized Trials
(Jean Eby, ScD, Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences and Director of Human Subjects Research Education, Office of the Vice-President for Research)

3/27 Management of Conflicts of Interest
(Steven Wasserman, PhD, Assistant Dean for Research, Director Office for Research, School of Medicine)

4/10 FDA Research
(Lori Elder, RN, BSN, CCRA, Director, Clinical Trials, SOM Clinical Trials Office)

4/17 Global Health Research
(Liz Rogawski, PhD, WHIL Innovations Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Global Health)

4/24 Respectful Research with Vulnerable Communities
(Jeanita Richardson, PhD, MEd, Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences)

5/1 The Ethics of Big Data
(Bob Meyer, MD, Director of the Virginia Center for Translational and Regulatory Sciences and Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences)

The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Virginia School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of one
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Virginia School of Medicine awards 0.1 CEU per contact hour to each non-physician participant who successfully completes this educational activity. The CEU (Continuing Education Unit) is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training activities that meet specific educational planning requirements. The University of Virginia School of Medicine maintains a permanent record of participants who have been awarded CEUs.

Last Modified: Thursday, 13-Jul-2017 13:00:37 EDT