Program Description: 

This program will provide attendees with updates and new information regarding the MCW Human Research Protection Program.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Psychology CE Credit Statement: 
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Target audience: 

Human research investigators
Research coordinators
Research assistants
Research scientists
IRB Members
IRB Staff

Learning objectives: 

Ask the IRB Chairs

This will be a panel presentation and discussion of questions that have been sent in to the IRB Chairs prior to the HRPM event. Objectives for the event are:

  • Gain further insight into the IRB deliberation process
  • Learn about the criteria for approving a human research project
  • Discover why some studies are approved by the IRB for less than one year

Attendees are asked to send their (non-study specific) questions for the IRB Chairs to the IRB Office by May 8th.

Faculty & credentials: 

Ryan Spellecy, PhD, IRB Chair, MCW/FH IRB Committee #2

Kathryn Gaudreau, IRB Chair, MCW/FH IRB Committee #5

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.


IRB Coordinator
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-8422
Session date: 
05/20/2014 - 11:30am to 1:00pm CDT
Medical College of Wisconsin, Alumni Center
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 APA
    APA credit.
  • 1.50 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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