Chief Compliance Officer
Name: David G. Forster, JD, MA, CIP
Title: Chief Compliance Officer, WCG
Mr. Forster joined Western IRB (WIRB) in 1996 and is currently the Chief Compliance Officer for the WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG).
Mr. Forster co-chairs the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections (SACHRP) Sub-Committee on Harmonization. He previously served a four-year term as a member of SACHRP, and was previously a member of the SACHRP Sub-Committee on Inclusion of Individuals with Impaired Decision-Making in Research. Mr. Forster also served on the Certified IRB Professional Council.
Mr. Forster has a law degree and a Masters in Medical Ethics from the University of Washington.
Wednesday, November 14
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Friday, November 16
11:15 AM – 12:30 PM
Saturday, November 17
11:30 AM – 12:45 PM