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Calendar of Events

*Events in gold indicate a professional development or educational activity

Events Archive

August 22, 2018
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location:

Pennington Biomedical, Administration Bldg
2nd Floor Presentation Room
Baton Rouge, LA

Open to: Community Advisory Board Members & CEOR Members
Hosted By: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

September 7, 2018
OHRP Exploratory Workshop: "Meeting New Challenges in Informed Consent in Clinical Research"

Details: The OHRP Exploratory Workshop is a new initiative to provide a forum for intellectual exchange within the research community on issues important for human subjects protections. The workshop will bring together experts from diverse perspectives to discuss challenges for informed consent and innovative ways to address them. The meeting will be videocast and free to the public, so mark your calendar for September 7, 2018! A full agenda will be available soon.
Website: https://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/education-and-outreach/upcoming-educational-events/index.html

September 12-13, 2018
NIH SBIR-STTR Proposal Preparation & Commercialization Workshop

September 24, 2018
LA CaTS Senior Investigator Update

Time: 11:00am - 2:30pm
Location: Tulane University, videoconferencing is available for all LA CaTS institutions
Hosted by: LA CaTS Clinical Research Resources - Tulane
Details: This event will feature national experts in the field speaking on the following topics: Privacy and Information Security Issues in Clinical Research, Clinicaltrials.gov, and Conflicts of Interest in Research. Lunch will be served for all participants. Individual will be able to participate through webinar if they are unable to attend in person.
Registration: https://j.mp/2J1Ao15
Questions: contact 504-988-0200 or tulaneresearch@tulane.edu

September 25-26, 2018
OHRP Research Community Forum: "Community Engagement: Current Challenges and New Directions"

Details: Join OHRP for a Research Community Forum about "Community Engagement: Current Challenges and New Directions," co-sponsored by East Carolina University on September 25-26, 2018 in Greenville, North Carolina. The workshop day will feature interactive presentations on applying the HHS regulations, with a focus on the revised Common Rule. The conference day will focus on thought-provoking topics related to community engagement, and include breakout sessions on research with vulnerable populations and the role of patient advocates.
Registration & More Info: https://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/research/OHRP_Conf.cfm

September 26, 2018
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location:

Pennington Biomedical, Administration Bldg
2nd Floor Presentation Room
Baton Rouge, LA

Open to: Community Advisory Board Members & CEOR Members
Hosted By: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

October 12, 2018
LA CaTS Clinical Research Coordinators Level 1 Training

Location: Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Time: 8:00am-4:00pm
Details: Registration will start at 7:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast, and the training will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. Lunch will be provided and all participants will receive an LA CaTS Level 1 Research Coordinator Training Certificate, upon completion. The session is free and open to all LA CaTS institutions.
The full agenda and final meeting location will be released at a later date. Topics covered include: Role of the Clinical Research Coordinator, Quality Documentation, Regulations and Good Clinical Practices, Product Development, Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), Informed Consent, Pre-study Preparations, Protocols, Case Report Forms (CRFs) and Electronic Data Capture (EDC), Study Closures, Adverse Events, and Monitoring, Audits and Inspections.
Registration: http://j.mp/2mA878i
Questions: Contact tulaneresearch@tulane.edu or 504-988-0200

October 24, 2018
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location:

Pennington Biomedical, Administration Bldg
2nd Floor Presentation Room
Baton Rouge, LA

Open to: Community Advisory Board Members & CEOR Members
Hosted By: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org

November 5, 2018
LA CaTS Health Literacy Workshop at LSU Dental School

Time: 12:00pm (tentative)
Location: New Orleans, LA
Questions: Literacy@LACaTS.org
More details to come

To add an event to the calendar, contact info@lacats.org.