IRB Advisor (Vol. 15, No. 10) - October 1, 2015

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Release date: October 2015

Valid through: October 2018

Target Audience

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

Subjects

  • AllTrials launches U.S. campaign, demands release of all clinical trial data
  • Research institution creates verbal consent template and exempt research decision tree
  • Example of Yale IRB’s exempt research decision tree
  • Research noncompliance is a problem of system failure
  • The doc who kicked the hornet’s nest: Is conflict of interest overkill stalling medical advances?
  • Best Practices Spotlight: Variety of strategies needed to educate IRB members and chairs
  • IRB newsletter gives visually appealing information and updates

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

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Nurses

  • 1.25 ANCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

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Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

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 # CEP14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

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

Faculty Listing

Authors

Melinda Young, Gary Evans

Editors

Physician Editor: Mark Schreiner, MD

Nurse Planner: Kay Ball, RN, PhD

AHC Media Managing Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Associate Managing Editor: Dana Spector

Financial Disclosure

Editor Melinda Young, Senior Staff Writer Gary Evans, Managing Editor Jill Drachenberg, Associate Managing Editor Dana Spector, Physician Reviewer Mark Schreiner, MD, and Nurse Planner Kay Ball, RN, PhD, report no consultant, stockholder, speaker’s bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study. 

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