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.
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.