Research Ethics and the Role of the IRB

Julian Ford, Ph.D.

Julian Ford, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Linda Burian, M.S.

Linda Burian, M.S.
Regulatory Specialist, CICATS

Objectives of this presentation:

  • Provide some basics of ethical human subjects research and the role of the IRB
  • Ensure an understanding of the ethical conduct of human subjects research and the regulations
  • Introduce participants to the informed consent process


Date:           
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time:          12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location:   UConn School of Medicine, Classroom B16


Target Audience:
 Students interested in pursuing careers as scientists and scholars in biological and biomedical sciences

Space is limited.  
This seminar is now closed.


Area of Expertise: Dr. Ford is a Clinical Psychologist specializing in assessment, treatment, and research for children, adolescents, adults, and families affected by post-traumatic stress disorder.  He is the Director and Principal Investigator of the SAMHSA-funded Treatment and Services Adaptation Center for Trauma Recovery and Juvenile Justice and Co-Investigator and Northeast Regional Site Director for the Complex Trauma Treatment Network in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. Dr. Ford is also the Associate Editor for the Journal of Trauma and Dissociation and European Journal of Psychotraumatology and Chair of two panels of the Institutional Review Board at UConn Health.


If you registered for a seminar that you are unable to attend, please email us at least 48 hours before the scheduled date.

Summer 2017 Seminar Series sponsored by The Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (CICATS) at the University of Connecticut