Human Topics Safety, Knowledge and Security Monitoring, and Operational Concerns in NIMH-Funded Medical Analysis


This webinar  will evaluate key components for grant candidates to think about when growing plans associated to defending human topics, in addition to information security and monitoring in scientific analysis research funded by the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH). The webinar can even evaluate regulatory and operational concerns for scientific analysis research, which can be particularly necessary as candidates develop their analysis technique. The webinar will embrace examples of among the difficulties candidates expertise as they develop these plans. On the finish of the presentation, there will likely be a dialogue and future grant candidates can 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 Medical Analysis (OCR) director at NIMH. OCR workers present oversight for NIMH-funded scientific analysis research and strategic steering and proposals about scientific analysis initiatives. As director, Dr. Ordóñez is the principal scientific analysis advisor to the NIMH Director and NIMH management on human topic analysis protections, information, and security monitoring, and scientific 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 handle structural racism in science. 

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

Sabiha Ethridge, MPH, is a well being coverage analyst in NIMH’s OCR. In her function, she is a subject 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.

In regards to the Heart for World Psychological Well being Analysis Webinar Sequence

The Heart for World Psychological Well being Analysis, a part of the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH), is internet hosting a sequence 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 eager about international psychological well being analysis to attend. The webinar sequence goals to extend data about NIH construction and grant processes and improve capability in international psychological well being analysis.

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The Heart for World Psychological Well being Analysis


This occasion is free however you have to register to attend .


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