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Human Subjects Protections Professionals

Karen Rothenberg, JD, MPA Marjorie Cook Professor of Law & Founding Director, Law and Health Care Program, University of Maryland (Carey)

Professor Rothenberg describes the importance of combining academic and legal thought with listening skills and appreciation for real-world life scenarios....

Ilene Wilets, PhD, CIP Executive Director, IRB, New York State Psychiatric Institute

Dr. Wilets talks about how the principles from the Belmont Report affect practical IRB deliberations and the many ways an...

Alan Teller Associate Director of Operations, Human Research Protection Office, Columbia University

Alan Teller talks about thirteen years in IRB administration and the challenges of integrating emerging technology with regulations written more...

Matthew Stafford Assistant Director, IRB Office, Boston Children's Hospital

Matt Stafford discusses the daily challenges of IRB work and his satisfaction with working on new and interesting issues.

Courtney Jarboe, MA, CIP IRB Supervisor-Administrator, Capella University

Courtney Jarboe discusses her introduction to research ethics and the importance of guiding student researchers.

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