Annual Research Ethics Day Conference - Conducting Research in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethics in an Emergency

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Hear from top national experts on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing research ethics. Experts will discuss how to advance ethics and equity when conducting pandemic research, how to reconcile the need for research with the clinical imperative to save lives, and how the pandemic is affecting research design. As a large, public, land-grant research university, we aim to explore these vital issues with our faculty, staff, trainees, students, and community, as well as a national audience.

Agenda
Speaker Biographies
Planning Committee
Advisory Committee
Resources

Educational Objectives for this webinar include:

  • Describe the challenges posed by interpreting COVID-19 research on treatments and preventives, understanding the significance of EUA authorization by the FDA, and making ethical treatment decisions under uncertainty.
  • Analyze options in research design and deployment of investigational treatments and preventives. Describe trade-offs, evolving guidance, and best practices.
  • Identify key priorities for advancing ethics and equity in research. Discuss best practices to partner with vulnerable communities, identify research questions, design research, recruit and retain diverse research participants, and promote health equity in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Presented by the Office of the Vice President for Research; Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences; Masonic Cancer Center; and Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of Minnesota.

Date
- Add to Calendar 2021-03-03 09:00:00 2021-03-03 13:30:00 Annual Research Ethics Day Conference - Conducting Research in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethics in an Emergency Learn more and register https://consortium.umn.edu/conference/annual-research-ethics-day-conference-conducting-research-covid-19-pandemic-ethics-emergency

Hear from top national experts on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing research ethics. Experts will discuss how to advance ethics and equity when conducting pandemic research, how to reconcile the need for research with the clinical imperative to save lives, and how the pandemic is affecting research design. As a large, public, land-grant research university, we aim to explore these vital issues with our faculty, staff, trainees, students, and community, as well as a national audience.

Agenda
Speaker Biographies
Planning Committee
Advisory Committee
Resources

Educational Objectives for this webinar include:

  • Describe the challenges posed by interpreting COVID-19 research on treatments and preventives, understanding the significance of EUA authorization by the FDA, and making ethical treatment decisions under uncertainty.
  • Analyze options in research design and deployment of investigational treatments and preventives. Describe trade-offs, evolving guidance, and best practices.
  • Identify key priorities for advancing ethics and equity in research. Discuss best practices to partner with vulnerable communities, identify research questions, design research, recruit and retain diverse research participants, and promote health equity in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Presented by the Office of the Vice President for Research; Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences; Masonic Cancer Center; and Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of Minnesota.

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Activity Type
Conference
Location Type
Online
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