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In-Person Education

2015 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

Part I: Pre-Approval Issues

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.

Fall 2015 Offerings (registration required):

January 30 | 8:30 am-12 noon
March 6 | 8:30 am-12 noon



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

Part II: Post-Approval Issues

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

Overview:
Instructors: IRB Directors and Staff
The IRB-HSR 101 Part II provides an overview of the ethics and regulations of research involving human subjects, focusing on issues after 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.

Fall 2015 Offerings (registration required):

February 20 | 8:30 am-12 noon
April 29 | 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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Continuing education credit for IRB-HSR 101 classes and IRB-HSR Chat Hours is provided through the School of Medicine Clinical Trials Office.
The School of Medicine Clinical Trials Office of the University of Virginia is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Approval # 11-07-03P
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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 Semester

Where: Jordan 1-17

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 research involving biological specimens.

Course Topics:

1/12     An Overview of Methodological, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Research Involving Human Subjects
(Jean Gaare Eby, ScD, Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences and Director of Human Subjects Research Education, Office of the Vice-President for Research)

1/26     The Responsible Conduct of Research
(David Hudson, PhD, Associate Vice-President for Research) 

2/2      Evolving Protections for Human Research Subjects:
History, Ethical Principles and Current Challenges
(Susie Hoffman, RN, BSN, CIP, Director IRB-HSR)

2/9       Clinical and Epidemiological Research Methodology
(Jean Gaare Eby, ScD, Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences and Director of Human Subjects Research Education, Office of the Vice-President for Research)          

2/16     Role of the Institutional Review Board in Research Involving Human Subjects
(Richard Stevenson, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Chair IRB-HSR)

2/23     Informed Consent in Research
(Lois Shepherd, JD, Professor, Public Health Sciences)

3/2       Assessing Risks and Benefits in Research: A Biostatistician’s Perspective
(Gina Petroni, PhD, Professor, Public Health Sciences)

3/16     Research Involving Biological Specimens
(Mimi Riley, JD, Professor, General Faculty, School of Law)

3/23     Data Security
(Susie Hoffman, RN, BSN, CIP, Director IRB-HSR)
(Brian Davis, Director, Information Security, Policy & Access)

3/30     Management of Conflicts of Interest
(Steven Wasserman, PhD, Assistant Dean for Research,
Director Office for Research, School of Medicine)
Investigator Responsibilities 
(Lori Elder, RN, BSN, CCRA, Director, Clinical Trials, SOM Clinical Trials Office)

4/6       Research Involving Vulnerable Populations
(Jeanita Richardson, PhD, Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences)

4/13     FDA Research
(Lori Elder, RN, BSN, CCRA, Director, Clinical Trials, SOM Clinical Trials Office)

4/20     TBA

4/27     Emerging Issues for Industry in Clinical Research
(Robert Meyer, MD, Director of the Virginia Center for Translational and Regulatory 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.

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