New York Metro Chapter: The History of Human Experimentation in the US

When:  Mar 19, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 08:15 PM (ET)
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Program Title: History of Human Experimentation in the United States: Are We Learning From Our Mistakes?

Speaker: Quincy J Byrdsong, EDD, CIP, CCRP
Executive Director for Research Administration
Wellstar Research Institute

Target Audience: All Clinical Research Professionals

Level: Intermediate

Program Agenda:
6:00 – 6:30 pm – Registration & Networking (Refreshments will be served!)
6:30 – 6:45 pm – Chapter Meeting
6:45 – 8:15 pm – Educational Presentation and Q&A

Program Description: Past events have shaped the way we conduct clinical research today. How have we learned from these past events? Are our clinical research practices better now?

Please join us at NYU Langone on March 19, 2019 to learn from Dr Quincy J Byrdsong, an experienced researcher in ethics and find out how our research today has been shaped from the past.

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to:
  • Chronicle the history and approaches to human subjects research globally.
  • Compare and contrast human subjects before, during and after the Beecher article.
  • Identify historical lessons learned and how these lessons have influenced human research subjects, even in this new political era.
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NYU Langone Health
Alumni Hall B, First Floor
550 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016