Translational Research Ethics: Applied Topics (TREATs) Seminars

Translational Research Ethics: Applied Topics (TREATs)

The Bioethics and Subject Advocacy Program (BSAP) of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) is initiating a series of monthly presentations about ethics issues in translational research.  The presentations – dubbed Translational Research Ethics:  Applied Topics (TREATs) – will be 30 minutes long, with Power point slides, followed by questions and answers.   TREATs will be held once a month, will be available for live streaming, and will be archived on the webpage of the BSAP program. 


May 19: "Is it Ethical to Exclude People Who Can’t Speak English from Participating in a Study?" presented by Peter H. Schwartz MD, PhD12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - HITS 3139 (click link above and play slide show to hear presentation)

June 16: "Ethical Considerations in the Disclosure of Incidental Findings in Research (click for recording)" presented Kimberly A. Quaid, PhD12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - HITS 3139

July 21: "When Can A Minor Consent to Research?" (click here for recording) presented by Mary Ott, MD, MA, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - HITS 3139 - click here for summary document

August 11:  "Data Safety Committee:  What Are They And When Are They Needed? presented by Edward Liechty, MD - 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

September 29 - "Does It Pay to Partner With Medical Device Companies?  Considering COI" presented by Andrew O. Brightman, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - HITS 3139

October 27 - "The Program of Re-Consent in Pediatrict Biobanking" presented by Jane A. Hartsock, J.D., 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - HITS 31319

December 22 - "De-Identified Data:  Ethics and Regulation" presented by Peter H. Schwartz, MD, Ph.D., 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - HITS 3139 - slide presentation

March 1 - "Research in Schools" presented by Mary A. Ott, MD, MA- HITS 3139

March 29 - "Ethical Issues in Cluster Randomized Clinical Trials" presented by Edward Liechty, M.D.- HITS 3139

April 27 - "Medical Device Design Projects:  When Do Students Become Human Subjects?" presented by Andrew O. Brightman - HITS 3139

June 1 - "Authorship:  What's old is new again, presented by Jane Hartsock, J.D.- HITS 3139


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