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

Education

In-Person Education

2019 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 classes provide an overview of the ethics and regulations of research involving human subjects. Part 1 focuses on issues before approval and Part 2 focuses on issues after approval. These are free classes that are open to any study coordinator or sub-investigator of clinical research at UVA. New clinical research personnel are especially encouraged to attend. CME/CEU offered.

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

Part I: Pre-Approval Issues

Winter/Spring 2019 Offerings (registration required):

February 6 | 8:30 am-12 noon

March 20 | 8:30 am-12 noon



Part II: Post-Approval Issues

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

Winter/Spring 2019 (registration required):
February 13 | 8:30 am-12 noon

April 24 | 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:
Tuesday 3:30 - 5:00 pm during Spring Semester


Description/Objectives:
In this conference series, participants will learn how to describe how to conduct research more responsibly and to describe how to better protect human subjects in research.


*Winter/Spring 2019 Dates/Topics Below.

Course Topics:

January 15th
Course Introduction; Methodological, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Research
Jean Eby, MS, MEd, ScD Director of Human Subjects Research Education
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

January 22nd
Data Management and Security
Timothy Tolson, PhD Director of IT Policy and Compliance
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

January 29th
Respectful Research with Vulnerable Communities
Jeanita Richardson, PhD Professor of Public Health Sciences
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

February 5th
FDA Regulated Research
Lori Elder, RN, BSN, CCRA Director of the SOM Clinical Trials Office
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

February 12th
Introduction to RCR and Research Misconduct
Janet V. Cross, PhD Assistant Dean for Graduate Research and Training
David Hudson, PhD Senior Associate Vice President for Research
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

February 19th
Research Integrity and Mentor/Trainee Responsibilities and Relationships
David Wilkes, MD Dean of SOM
Phillip Trella, PhD Assistant Vice President for Graduate Studies
Sonali Majumdar, PhD Associate Director for Graduate Professional Development
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

February 26th
Research Involving Vertebrate Animals or Human Subjects
Kumari Andarawewa, BVSc, PhD, DACLAM Associate Director of Center for Comparative Medicine
Susie Hoffman, RN, BSN, CIP IRB-HSR Director
ERC Conference Room A

March 5th
Authorship, Publication and Peer Review
David Hudson, PhD Senior Associate Vice President for Research
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

March 19th
Collaborative Research and Conflicts of Interest
David Driscoll, PhD Assistant Dean for Research, School of Medicine
Steven Wasserman, PhD Office of Grants & Contracts
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

March 26th
Data Management, Rigor and Reproducibility
Arian Abdulla, PhD Biomedical Science Librarian
Andrea Horne Denton, MILS Research and Data Services Manager
Marieke Jones, PhD Research Data Specialist
ERC Conference Room A

April 9th
Statistical Considerations in Responsible Conduct of Research
Sarah Ratcliffe, PhD Professor of Biostatistics, Public Health Sciences
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

April 16th
Environmental Health and Lab Safety
Thomas Leonard, PhD Director for the Office of Environmental Health and Safety
Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium

April 23rd
Ethics of Big Data
Robert Meyer, MD Principal, Drug and Biological Products, Greenleaf Health
ERC Conference Room A