2017 OHRP Research Community Forum: Human Subject Protection...and All That Regulatory Jazz

Date & Location
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 7:00 AM - Thursday, September 7, 2017 5:15 PM   Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY

Target Audience
Psychology, Research, Social Work


Online Registration is closed.  On-site registration will be available while capacity remains.  Note: Group A  (DAY 1, 7am-4pm) is full.  

This two-day human subject protection forum consists of an academic conference and an applied workshop relevant for institutional review board(IRB) members, IRB administrators, clinical investigators, research scientists and support staff, sponsors, contract research organizations, government regulators, and members of the research community. Representatives from Office of Human Research Protection (OHRP) and other federal agencies as well as research experts will provide perspectives and resources for interpreting and applying human subject protections in an evolving regulatory landscape. Ethical research topics spanning social/behavioral, biomedical, community-engaged and innovative research will be presented.

The OHRP Research Community Forum (RCF) will be hosted in Cincinnati, Ohio, by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Schulman IRB, University of Cincinnati, University of Kentucky Office of Research Integrity, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, the UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science, and the Center for Clinical & Translational Science & Training in Cincinnati.


Early Registration (Before July 30, 2017)
Day 1 Only - Applied/Workshops: $120.00
Day 2 Only - Conference: $150.00
Both Days - Workshop + Conference: $230.00

Late Registration (After July 30, 2017 and/or day of event)
Day 1 Only - Applied/Workshops: $120.00
Day 2 Only - Conference: $150.00
Both Days - Workshop + Conference: $270.00

Cancellation policy:  You may cancel up to August 18, 2017 for a full refund, thereafter, none will be given.

For more information on registration & agenda click on this link.


CME: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Cincinnati Children’s and Schulman IRB. Cincinnati Children’s is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Cincinnati Children’s designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 Total (5.5W, 6.25H) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

12.25 (5.75 Day 1, 6.5 Day 2) Contact hours will be awarded to nurses who attend the entire program and complete an evaluation tool. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-046, 9/1/2018).

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is approved by the Ohio Psychological Association-MCE Program to offer continuing education for psychologists. Cincinnati Children’s (provider #310833936) maintains responsibility for the program. 11.75 Total (5.5W, 6.25H) hours have been approved – Regular CE.

The Society of Clinical Research Associates accepts documentation of candidate participation in continuing education programs for recertification if the program is applicable to clinical research regulations, operations or management, or to the candidate’s clinical research therapeutic area.  The entire conference is applicable for a maximum of 11.75 total hours (5.5W, 6.25H).

Conference sessions that meet the criteria in the Certified IRB Professional (CIP) recertification guidelines are eligible as accredited continuing education units. The talk titled “Impact of OHRP Regulations on IRB Review” is not eligible.  This overall conference event is designated for a maximum of 10.25 total hours (4.0W, 6.25H).  Please claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of your participation in the activities.