Greater Salt Lake City: Navigating Smart Central IRB Startup on the Clinical Trials Superhighway

When:  May 24, 2018 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (MT)

Navigating Smart Central IRB Startup on the Clinical Trials Superhighway

Learn about innovative CIRB workflows developed by Trial Innovation Center (TIC)
working groups of the NIH-funded Trial Innovation Network. The process and workflows
to carry-out CIRB activities at Utah, Johns Hopkins, and Vanderbilt will be provided. Come
find out what makes us TIC in the CIRB world! Speakers will outline how they have
approached local context review and study site activation under the SMART reliance
agreement for multi-center trials, among other topics. Learn what enhancements IRBs
have been required to make to their electronic systems to better suit the needs of a CIRB
study. Demonstration of an innovative electronic consent builder tool will show how the
creation of multiple consent documents are streamlined. Learn a CIRB process for studies
requesting Exception from Informed Consent (EFIC). Hear how these innovative
workflows and tools are paving the way for future research and playing an integral role in
accelerating the translation of research to the bedside.

  • Describe early workflow models for study teams; what has worked and not worked.
  • Identify the technical issues of operationalizing a CIRB review model.
  • Review approaches and operational principles to be in compliance with new regulations.

Registration Cost
  • GSL Chapter Members - FREE
  • ACRP Members - $10
  • Non-Members - $15
Contact hours 2 Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours purchase the contact hours, sign in at the registration desk, and
attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the
evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.

Contact Hour Cost
  • $0 GSL Chapter Members
  • $10 ACRP Members
  • $15 Non-Members
Refund Policy: Refunds given for cancellations 48 hours prior to event

Level: Intermediate to Advanced


HSEB 3515B
26 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112