Protecting Research Participants
The Institutional Review Board (IRB) reviews research projects involving human participants, working with investigators to ensure adequate protection and informed, uncoerced consent.Learn more about the Institutional Review Board
Courtney Jarboe, HRPP assistant director, education and outreach, will review best practices for the involvement of non-English speakers in research. This session will also highlight new requirements that will go into effect on July 1, 2019.
Debra DeBruin, Ph.D., interim director of the Center for Bioethics, and Michelle Biros, MD, vulnerable populations advisor for the IRB, will address vulnerability in principle and practice. This session will discuss what it means to be vulnerable in research and will apply this understanding to case studies to highlight ethical considerations for the conduct and development of a research protocol.
The ACRP CRC Boot Camp provides over 50 hours of foundational knowledge specific to the role of the clinical research coordinator (CRC).