Changing with the Tides: Ensuring Recruitment and Retention Success During COVID-19 and Beyond

COVID-19 has thrown a wrench into research conduct, forcing hospitals and universities to transfer their research plans, data collection procedures, survey dissemination processes, and participant engagement methods quickly and nimbly to online venues. In addition, the state of research operations has changed dramatically due to the pandemic. This guide provides key considerations for ensuring diversity in clinical research, how to engage participants better using technology, as well as operational tips for doing research efficiently and more equitably during this time.

Learning Objectives

1) Learn best practices for ensuring diversity and representation in clinical research and participant recruitment.
2) Learn about operational considerations and tips for making the participant experience better for all.
3) Learn about best practices for adherence to safety and sanitization protocols during in-person participant study visits.

Competencies
Ethical and participant safety considerations
Clinical trial operations
Communication and teamwork
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Level
Skilled
Time Required
4 hours
Fee
No
Availability
On demand
Delivery Method
Online
Date Created

Submitted by Nicki Karimipour on Tue, 04/27/2021 - 09:52 . Last modified on 04/27/2021