2018 AER Conference: Preconference Programs
Francis DiMario, Jr., MD, MA, CIP
Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics; IRB Chair; Medical Director, HRPP, Connecticut Children's Medical Center; Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, University of Connecticut
This program will provide current and future IRB chairs an opportunity to gain new insight, exchange ideas, share best practices, and discuss strategies for becoming a successful IRB chair. The course will include assessment of one’s leadership and management styles, as well as a case-based review of lessons learned beyond knowledge of the regulations. Attendees will learn about the skills, additional education, and resources that can help them excel in their role as chair while managing an efficient and effective IRB. This course will be a highly interactive workshop that will seek to integrate speaker and participant experiences and concerns.