IBC Boot Camp

Best Practices for Communicating and Collaborating

Join us for our 2017 IBC Boot Camp, happening on September 18-19 in Denver, CO.

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Webinar Series

Focus on the Revised Common Rule

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Exploring the Researcher-IRB Disconnect

Dr. Robert Klitzman talks about the factors that generate tension between IRBs and researchers.

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IACUC Educational Resources

Incorporating Active Learning

Use active learning pedagogy to enhance the effectiveness of your IACUC training programs with the ICARE project.

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Data and Safety Monitoring

Find out how DSMBs, IRBs, investigators, and sponsors can work together to ensure scientific integrity and subject safety in this webinar on July 12.

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AER 2016

Ethics Ambassadors

Local students react to the importance of human subjects protection at AER16.

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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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AYD Info Session
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