Human Topics Safety, Information and Security Monitoring, and Operational Concerns in NIMH-Funded Scientific Analysis


This webinar reviewed key elements for grant candidates to think about when creating plans associated to defending human topics, in addition to information security and monitoring in medical analysis research funded by the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH). The webinar additionally reviewed regulatory and operational issues for medical analysis research, which can be particularly vital as candidates develop their analysis technique. The webinar included examples of a few of the difficulties candidates expertise as they develop these plans. On the finish of the presentation, there was a dialogue and future grant candidates could have the chance to ask questions associated to those matters.


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Anna E. Ordóñez, M.D., M.A.S., is the Workplace of Scientific Analysis (OCR) director at NIMH. OCR employees present oversight for NIMH-funded medical analysis research and strategic steering and suggestions about medical analysis initiatives. As director, Dr. Ordóñez is the principal medical analysis advisor to the NIMH Director and NIMH management on human topic analysis protections, information, and security monitoring, and medical trial operations. Along with her present work at NIMH, Dr. Ordóñez is a co-chair of one of many NIH UNITE  committees, which was established to establish and tackle structural racism in science. 

Ashley Kennedy, Ph.D., MSCR, is a medical trial program coordinator in NIMH’s OCR Scientific Trials Operations Department (CTOB). Dr. Kennedy helps extramural medical analysis and gives medical trials operations experience to NIMH-funded trials, making certain high quality oversight to make sure profitable implementation of medical trial start-up, conduct, and close-out per Good Scientific Follow, regulatory programs, and information integrity programs. She at the moment serves as CTOB operations employees for home and international medical analysis research. 

Sabiha Ethridge, MPH, is a well being coverage analyst in NIMH’s OCR. In her position, she is a topic professional on Human Topics Safety and advises the director of OCR at NIMH and NIMH program officers on coverage issues associated to Human Topic Safety, in addition to offering steering on regulatory and moral inquiries.

Concerning the Heart for International Psychological Well being Analysis Webinar Sequence

The Heart for International Psychological Well being Analysis, a part of the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH), is internet hosting a collection of webinars targeted on making use of for and managing international psychological well being analysis grants from the Nationwide Institutes of Well being (NIH). We encourage college students, post-docs, and new investigators desirous about international psychological well being analysis to attend. The webinar collection goals to extend information about NIH construction and grant processes and improve capability in international psychological well being analysis.

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