Office of Responsible Research Practices
The Ohio State University

Workshops News

Informed Consent Requirements under the Revised Common Rule

Tue, 6th November, 2018

How will the informed consent process change after the revised Common Rule is implemented? The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Research are offering a workshop to:

  • Review 2018 Common Rule changes related to informed consent
  • Describe the transition plan for ongoing research
  • Examine the revised Ohio State consent templates

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, November 27, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue. The session will also be available via live stream.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck-IRB / IRB / Workshops

Paying Study Participants: Ethical and Practical Considerations

Fri, 14th September, 2018

Do you compensate participants who take part in your research? The Office of Responsible Research Practices, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Optometry, and CHRR are offering a workshop on participant recruitment and compensation considerations in both medical and non-medical research. The workshop will:

  • Review regulatory guidance and university policy regarding participant payments
  • Discuss how to select the best compensation option
  • Explore case examples of participant payment methods
  • Review administrative requirements to pay participants and monitor compensation
  • Identify available resources for managing research compensation

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, October 16 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the James Cancer Hospital, Room L045, 460 West Tenth Avenue. The session will also be available via live stream.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Beyond Regulations: Ethics in Human Research

Wed, 29th August, 2018

The challenges that researchers encounter go beyond human subjects protection and research integrity as it is traditionally understood and defined by regulations. This lecture brings together regulators and researchers for a comprehensive discussion about the complex ethical dilemmas and challenges researchers face every day.

David Strauss

Featured Lecturer: David H. Strauss, MD

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
1:30 – 3 p.m.
170 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 W. 12th Avenue

Contact: Sandra Meadows
1.5 CME credits available

David H. Strauss is a psychiatrist with nearly 30 years of experience in assessment, pharmacologic treatment and psychotherapy with individuals with anxiety, mood and psychotic disorders. He consults widely on matters of human subjects protections and applied research ethics. Dr. Strauss is the director of research at the Austen Riggs Center, special lecturer at Columbia University and senior advisor to the Multiregional Clinical Trials Center (MRCT) at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard University. He is a former member of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections (SACHRP) and completed work as co-chair of its Subcommittee on the Inclusion of Individuals with Impaired Decision-making in Research. He currently serves on a SACHRP subcommittee charged with developing recommendations to enhance Subpart A, or the “Common Rule.”

 

You may also be interested in attending:

Neurology Grand Rounds by David H. Strauss, MD

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
170 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 W. 12th Avenue

1 CME credit available

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

IRB Training for Graduate Students

Mon, 13th August, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices is offering a workshop for graduate students on how to navigate the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process. The session will focus on the following key topics:

  • Understanding why we have an IRB process
  • Exploring types of research and levels of review
  • Reviewing application components
  • Tips for successful application completion
  • Finding out where to go for help

While the session will be tailored to social and behavioral sciences researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 5 from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Research Commons, Third Floor 18th Avenue Library, 175 West 18th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Secondary Analysis of Data and Biospecimens

Tue, 24th July, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on the secondary analysis of data and biospecimens. The session will:

  • Review regulatory requirements
  • Discuss IRB review considerations
  • Explore scenarios involving secondary data and biospecimen analysis

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, August 21 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.  The session is also available for live stream attendance.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Initial IRB Submissions and Buck-IRB

Thu, 12th July, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on the Buck-IRB initial submission application. The presentation will:

  • Provide an overview of the Buck-IRB system and how to navigate through the Ohio State IRB initial application (not external or exempt)
  • Identify documents that typically accompany a complete application
  • Discuss common pitfalls and tips for successful submission
  • Focus on application sections specific to medical research

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Thursday, August 2 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck-IRB / IRB / ORRP / Workshops

“Hot” Topics in Human Subjects Research

Mon, 18th June, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on current human subjects research “hot” topics. The session will:

  • Present regulatory updates
  • Explain Ohio State’s implementation of recent human subjects research changes
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, July 17 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the James Cancer Hospital, Room L035, 460 West Tenth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Troubleshooting Informed Consent

Wed, 13th June, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on common informed consent screening and IRB review findings, and consent issues that arise during ongoing research projects. The session will:

  • Identify common submission screening questions
  • Examine IRB-required modifications related to the consent process
  • Discuss common post-approval monitoring findings
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 26 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the James Cancer Hospital, Room B050, 460 West Tenth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Amendments and Buck-IRB

Wed, 4th April, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices is offering an advanced workshop on amendments to approved human subjects research and the Buck-IRB system. The session will:

  • Describe the amendment process
  • Review relevant HRPP policies and regulations
  • Provide guidance and tips on amendment submission via Buck-IRB
  • Explain how to expedite the amendment screening and review processes

While the session will be tailored to behavioral and social sciences researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Thursday, April 12 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Research Commons, 3rd Floor 18th Avenue Library, 175 West 18th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck-IRB / IRB / ORRP / Workshops

Event Reporting in Human Subjects Research

Fri, 30th March, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on human subjects research event reporting. The session will:

  • Provide an overview of the event reporting policy
  • Differentiate between investigator, sponsor, and IRB reporting requirements
  • Provide definitions and discuss case examples
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 2, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Workshops