IRB Administrator 101 Agenda

IRB Administrator 101 is a 1.5-day program, specifically geared toward new administrators, those in need of a “refresher” course, and anyone interested in learning more about IRB operations. The curriculum for IRB Administrator 101 includes the identification of the key components of human research protection programs (HRPPs), an examination of the primary responsibilities of administrators, and a review of strategies and policies for developing and/or strengthening an institution’s HRPP.

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Agenda*

September 15, 2015
7:30-8:30 AM Registration
8:30-10:15 AM Welcome and Introduction
Overview: Components of a HRPP
IRB Administrator Responsibility 1: Advising
10:15-10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM-12:30 PM IRB Administrator Responsibility 2: Managing Protocol Review
IRB Administrator Responsibility 3: Education
12:30-1:30 PM Lunch
1:30-3:00 PM IRB Administrator Responsibility 4: Recordkeeping
IRB Administrator Responsibility 5: Reporting 
3:00-3:15 PM Break
3:15-4:00 PM IRB Administrator Responsibility 6: Developing HRPP/IRB Policies and Procedures
4:00 PM Adjournment
September 16, 2015
8:00-9:30 AM IRB Administrator Responsibility 7: Handling Allegations, Complaints, and Noncompliance
IRB Administrator Responsibility 8: Off-Site/Cooperative Research
9:30-9:45 AM Break
9:45-12:00 PM IRB Administrator Responsibility 9: Quality Improvement/Metrics for IRBs and Principal Investigators
IRB Administrator Responsibility 10: Management of Staffing and Infrastructure
Developing a Philosophy of Research Administration
Questions and Answers 
12:00 PM Adjournment

*Please note the agenda is subject to change.