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Privacy, Research and the Research Ethics Board

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Bethune Building

1276 South Park Street

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Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2Y9

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Date & Time: April 22, 2020 from 12-1pm

Title: Privacy, Research and the Research Ethics Board

Description: The importance of protecting study participant’s rights, safety and wellbeing are paramount to the REB review process, but equally important is the protection of privacy and confidentiality of personal health information used for research purposes at NSHA. Privacy and the NSHA REB have a new alliance to improve REB reviews and ensure compliance of researchers with provincial and federal privacy legislation.

Presenters: Karen Hornberger, Provincial Director of Privacy, NSHA and Dr. Chris MacKnight, Geriatrician and Executive Chair of the NSHA REB

Learning Objectives for Regulations Education Sessions

  • Improvement in compliance, quality and data integrity of research at NSHA
  • Overall reduction in the institutional and Health Canada inspection findings
  • Notification and provision of NS Privacy and Health Canada requirements, expectations and updates

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**This session provides continuing education credit for CCRP/ACRP**


There are two ways to attend:

1. In Person. Location: RMU Multimedia Room, Room 114, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax

2. Skype for Business. Link to be sent within 24 hrs of the event to all registered ticket holders.


Disclaimer : If you attend by Skype, please be mindful that technical issues often arise that are outside of NSHA' s control, despite successful pre-broadcast quality tests.


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Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2Y9

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