Second Annual Clinical Research Conference

Last Modified: August 10, 2003

Conference Dates: November 2-4, 2003
Conference Location: Washington, DC

Sponsoring Group: National Patient Safety Foundation

Conference Web Page URL:

Topics Covered: Plenary Session: Troubling issues discussed during the meeting will include:

  • New and Improved Informed consent
  • Taking Another Look at Vulnerability
  • You Can?t Consent if You Don?t Know
  • Research with Human Subjects: Hearing from the Partici
  • pants
  • Conflicts and Confluences of Interest in Clinical Research
  • Responding to Bioterrorism: Issues for Human Subjects
  • IRBs, DSMBs, RSAs and the Rest of the Alphabet Soup: Roles and Relationships
  • Creating an Ethical Climate for Clinical Research
  • Respecting the Dignity of Human Subjects

Conference Objectives:

Who Should Attend: Stakeholders who are determined to meet the standards of integrity and accountability expected of researchers working with human subjects

Conference Agenda:

Registration Information: How to Register: Go to for registration information and details (Take advantage of the early registration discount rate by October 15))

Conference Fees:

Continuing Education: Yes