News: Public Lecture: Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Research


News: Public Lecture: Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Research

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October 31, 2017 - 12:00 - 13:00
Team: Events, Training & News
Posted on September 19, 2017

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News: Public Lecture: Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Research

Team: Events, Training & News

October 31, 2017 - 12:00 - 13:00

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On October 31—in partnership with CancerCare Manitoba and University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine—the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation (CHI) hosted a thought-provoking public lecture on Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Trials.

Presenting to over 200 people (in-person and via webcast) were Dr. Raphael Saginur, Chair of the Ottawa Health Sciences Research Ethics Board & Associate Professor of Medicine; and Dr. Dean Fergusson, Scientific Co-Lead, Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit. Dr. Ryan Zarychanski, George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation, Knowledge Synthesis Director moderated a Q&A following the presentation. Key topics from the presentation and discussion included ideal forms of participant consent and the rationale for pragmatic clinical trials.

Click here to view the lecture on the CHI YouTube channel. 

 Dr. Raphael Saginur, Chair of the Ottawa Health Sciences Research Ethics Board & Associate Professor of Medicine; and Dr. Dean Fergusson, Scientific Co-Lead, Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit