Greater Pittsburgh Chapter: Alternate Tools for Consent

When:  Dec 4, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM (ET)

Alternate Tools for Consent
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You are invited to join us either in person or through Zoom.
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Sue Clifton, M.Ed., Karen Schmidt, Ph.D., Shannon Valenti, MBA, CIP

Program Agenda:

5:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Registration: 5:30 PM
  • Dinner: 6:00 PM
  • Presentation:  6:30 PM


  • Creative approaches to the informed consent process for special populations. 
  • The use of non-standard consent methods like videos.
  • Technological and other enhancements to the informed consent process that are designed to enhance participant understanding.

Target Audience:

  • Clinical Research Coordinators, Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Project Managers, and anyone working in clinical research.

Registration Cost: 

  • Chapter Members: $10
  • ACRP Members: $15
  • Non-Members: $20
*This fee includes dinner, presentation/contact hours, question and answer period, and networking

Continuing Medical Education Credit:
  • The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
  • Other health care professionals are awarded 1.5 continuing education units (CEU's) which are equal to 1.5 contact hours. These contact hours can be used for recertification for ACRP by self-report.

Refund Policy: There are no refunds unless the program is cancelled by the chapter before the start of the program.

Level: Not specified

Contact information:


The Foundry Table & Tap
381 North Shore Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15212