mHealth: Best Practices and Future Challenges

Learn more about addressing the challenges in achieving compliance and protecting human subjects in mobile health.

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Practical, Interactive Learning

PRIM&R's online Ethical Research Oversight Course (E-ROC) a thorough, authoritative, and user-friendly way to learn how to navigate the human subject protections landscape.

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We need your input! The results of Workload and Salary Survey provide important insight into current trends and opportunities.

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Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) advances the highest ethical standards in the conduct of biomedical, behavioral, and social science research. We accomplish this mission through education, membership services, professional certification, public policy initiatives, and community building.

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Take the CIP Exam in 2016


Start 2016 off right by applying for the spring CIP exam window, March 7-19. Deadline to apply: February 12

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Share Your Work at IACUC16


The deadline to submit posters for PRIM&R's 2016 IACUC Conference has been extended to December 11, 2015.

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PRIM&R's NPRM Resources Page
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Planning your educational programming for 2016? Consider bringing a PRIM&R program directly to your institution. More

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Pose questions, exchange guidance, and share best practices with peers in this active online community for anyone working with HRPPs/IRBs. More

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