Research Institution Perspectives on Advancing the Use of Central IRBs for Multi-center Clinical Trials in the United States

CTTI Project: Single IRB

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Webinar Presenters

  • Daniel Nelson, Director, Office of Human Research Ethics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Cynthia Hahn, VP, Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs, North Shore-LIJ Health System

*The views and opinions expressed in this video are those of the speaker and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of CTTI.

Webinar Objective

To share experiences from two research institutions about implementation of a central IRB model for multi-center clinical trials

Webinar Agenda

  1. Results from a randomized, controlled trial of central versus local IRB review
  2. The institutional policy resulting from study results and a summary of conclusions that can be applied more broadly
  3. The continuing role of the institution in research compliance
  4. Examples from a research institution that serves as a central IRB and relies on commercial, academic, and federal external IRBs for multi-center clinical trials
  5. Questions and Discussion