Clinical Research Seminar
Clinical Research Seminars are sponsored by the CRRO (which receives support from the Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI) and the Office of Human Research Affairs (OHRA).
The purpose of the monthly seminars is to enhance attendees’ knowledge regarding important ethical, regulatory, and operational clinical/human research topics.
Seminars take place from 12 to 1 p.m., typically on the second Wednesday of the month. Come and enjoy lunch, earn some CMEs, and get updated on clinical research!
Seminar Schedule 2016 – 2017
Wed., December 14, 2016 — L-110
Topic: Launching the BMC/BU Medical Campus Research Professionals Network
Mary-Tara Roth, RN, MSN, MPH, Director, Clinical Research Resources Office, Karla Damus, PhD, MSPH, MN, RN, and a RPN Panel
Wed., January 18, 2017 — L-112
Topic: ClinicalTrials.gov Compliance Issues
Joyce S. Samet, JD, CHRC, Research Compliance Officer, Boston Medical Center
Karla Damus, PhD, MSPH, MN, RN
NOTE: The January 25, 2017, Research Recruitment and Retention Roundtable has been cancelled.
Wed., February 8, 2017 — L-110
Topic: Decisional Capacity in Research Informed Consent
Robert Stern, PhD, Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Anatomy & Neurobiology
Clinical Core Director, BU Alzheimer’s Disease and CTE Center
Wed., March 8, 2017 — L-110
Topic: Digital Strategies for Recruitment and Retention
Lisa Marceau, MPH, VP of Media and Communications, New England Research Institutes
Julia Coleman, BA, PMP, Project Manager and Media Specialist, New England Research Institutes
Wed., April 12, 2017 — L-110
Topic: Research Data Security
Thomas Moore, MD, Associate Provost, Medical Campus, and Executive Director, Office of Human Research Affairs
Bobby Sprinkle, MS, Assistant Vice President, Research and Medical Campus Technology Services
Arthur Harvey, MS, Chief Information Officer, Boston Medical Center
Wed., May 10, 2017 — L-110
Topic: BMC Investigational Pharmacy Services
Stephen Zalewski, PharmD, CCRC Manager, Investigational Pharmacy Services, Boston Medical Center
Wed, June 14, 2017 — L-110
Topic: Update on the BUMC/BMC Professionals Researchers Network
See slides, videos, and/or audiofiles for past seminars.
CMEs are available for this seminar. Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.