2018 AER Conference: Preconference Programs
Susan Miller, MD, MPH, FACP
John S. Dunn, Senior Research Chair in General Internal Medicine; Deputy Chief, Department of Family Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital; Professor, Department of Family Medicine; Professor, Clinical Medicine, Institute of Academic Medicine; Senior Chair, IRB; Director, Chao Program for International Research Ethics, Houston Methodist Research Institute; Associate Professor, Weill Medical College, Cornell University; Associate Professor, Center for Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine.
Ethical and Practical Issues in Global Human Research will explore complex issues in reviewing, conducting, and overseeing human research conducted globally. It will serve as a platform for speakers and workshop participants to exchange ethical issues and practical challenges encountered in their daily work, and discuss their experiences and approaches in resolving them. Upon completing this workshop, participants will be able to identify applicable regulations and guidelines governing global human research; apply equivalent protection concepts in reviewing such research; address common challenges; and be familiar with approaches to ensure compliance and improve performance for IRBs and/or ethics review committees.
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