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Achieving Data Quality & Integrity in Clinical Trials Involving High Consequence Pathogens

Event Description

FDA-UTMB Collaborative Education Program

This three day (two days for virtual attendees) interactive course allows participants to enhance knowledge and integrate practical considerations for the planning and operation of clinical research protocols involving medical countermeasures for high consequence pathogens. Course participants acquire knowledge through innovative learning platforms and problem-based scenarios that help identify and mitigate barriers to data quality and integrity in domestic and international barrier nursing environments.

Course Format

In-person (at UNMC) or Virtual

In-Person (3-day course): 
Pre-registration Deadline: June 30, 2024

Virtual (2-day course):
Pre-registration Deadline: July 12, 2024

Target Audience

Physicians, Scientists, Principal Investigators, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Pharmacists, Clinical Laboratorians, Clinical Research Staff, Clinical Monitors, Regulators, Policymakers, Regulatory Reviewers, IRB Professionals, Biosafety Professionals, and Sponsors that have interest in clinical trials.

During this course you will:

  • Learn from & network with world-renowned faculty
  • Utilize best practices for clinical trials during an outbreak involving High Consequence Pathogens (HCPs)
  • Recognize & prevent potential risks to data quality
  • Discuss the One Health approach for achieving optimal health outcomes
  • Enhance cultural awareness involving clinical trials in geographic locations where the incidence of diseases caused by HCPs is high

First day of the course will provide 7.0 and second day of the course will provide 7.75 contact hours of nursing professional development for both in-person and virtual attendees. Contact hours for third day of the course for in-person attendees are TBD. Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 


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When & Where

July 30, 2024 - August 1, 2024
12:00 AM
In-person and virtual ( View in Google Map)