IRB Advisor 1102 - IRB Advisor - Feb 01, 2007

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for clinical trial research physicians and nurses.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation:

This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty

Editors
Suzanne Koziatek

Melinda Young

Associate Publisher
Lee Landenberger
AHC Media

Managing Editor
Leslie Hamlin
AHC Media

Nurse Planner
Kay Ball, RN, CNOR, FAAN
Perioperative
Consultant/Educator
K & D Medical
Lewis Center, OH

Physician Reviewer
Alan M. Sugar, MD
Chairman
New England Institutional Review Board
Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Subjects:

  • Evaluate conflicts of interest both among investigators and IRB members
  • IRBs and discussions over commercial tissue banking
  • Online guide can help IRB with tissue banking review
  • Study finds participation despite fears of exploitation
  • Research geared toward specific groups/individuals
  • Weigh risks/benefits under component analysis model

Objectives:

  • establish clinical trial programs using accepted ethical principles for human subject protection
  • apply the mandated regulatory safeguards for patient recruitment, follow-up and reporting of findings for human subject research
  • comply with the necessary educational requirements regarding informed consent and human subject research

Financial Disclosure:

Editor Suzanne Koziatek, Editor Melinda Young, Associate Publisher Lee Landenberger, Managing Editor Leslie Hamlin, Nurse Planner Kay Ball, RN, CNOR, FAAN, and Physician Reviewer Alan Sugar, MD, report no consultant, stockholder, speaker's bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies related to the content in this CE/CME activity.

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