IRB Advisor (Vol. 17, No. 1) - January 1, 2017

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Release date: January 2017

Valid through: January 2020

Target Audience

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

Subjects

  • Clinical trial addresses the tricky process of revealing genetic risk factors for Alzheimer’s
  • Research on brain scan risk of Alzheimer’s an ethical challenge
  • Best Practices Spotlight: An IRB chair’s job is never done
  • When it was time to standardize, IRB went with a P&G committee
  • IRB designs process to separate QI from research
  • People with mental illness often excluded from clinical trials

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

  • 1.5 ANCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Relias Learning, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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 1.5 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP13791, for 1.5 Contact Hours.

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

Faculty Listing

Authors

Melinda Young, Gary Evans

Editors

Physician Editor: Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB

Nurse Planner: Kay Ball, RN, PhD

AHC Media Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Associate Editor: Dana Spector

Financial Disclosure

Contributing Editor Melinda Young, Medical Writer Gary Evans, Editor Jill Drachenberg, Associate Editor Dana Spector, Physician Editor Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB, 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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