The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) sponsors a series of workshops on responsibilities of researchers, Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), and institutional officials for the protection of human subjects in research. The Conferences are open to everyone with an interest in research involving human subjects. The meetings should be of special interest to those persons currently serving or about to begin serving as a member of an IRB. Issues discussed at these Conferences are relevant to all other Public Health Service agencies.
Scheduled future conferences include:
OHRP Research Community Forum in Denver, Colorado on March 12, 2015
In cooperation with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), Catholic Health Initiatives Institute for Research and Innovation and the University of Colorado, Denver will be co-hosting the March 2015 OHRP Research Community Forum in Denver, Colorado. The event title is “Next Era Strategies to Elevate Human Research Protection” and the forum tracks will include HRPP/IRB Fundamentals, HRPP Efficiencies and Social Media in Research. Additionally, representatives of OHRP will be onsite to answer questions and provide news and policy updates.
Researchers, research coordinators, Institutional Review Board (IRB) members and staff, institutional officials, other public health service agencies, emerging bioscience companies entering human research and anyone with an interest in research involving human subjects should consider attending this informative and interesting one-day conference.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
8:00am to 6:30pm
Denver Marriott City Center
1701 California Street | Denver, CO 80202
For further information regarding upcoming National Human Subject Protections Conferences, please contact:
Division of Education
Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)
The Tower Building
1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite 200
Rockville, MD 20852
For a list of prior OHRP conferences