Events Calendar

Tearing Down the Walls: Medication Access in Urban Populations

Date and Time: Monday, October 12, 2015, 5:30–8:30 p.m.

Location: Busch Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 1, Piscataway, NJ 08854

This interactive symposium and panel discussion will identify key barriers to medication access in urban populations and create best practices for eliminating these problems. The inter-professional event will be very beneficial to healthcare practitioners and students of all backgrounds. The program is sponsored in part by the Rutgers’ Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs (GAIA) under the biennial theme of Global Urbanism. Dinner will be served.

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Introduction to The Principles and Practice of Clinical Research

Date and Time: Tuesday, October 13 through Monday, March 22, 2016

Location: Webinar

The RBHS Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is again very pleased to provide faculty and staff access to the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center’s Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR) training course. The 2015–2016 course will be available online from October 13, 2015 through March 22, 2016.

IPPCR is a course to train participants on how to effectively conduct clinical research. The course focuses on the spectrum of clinical research and the research process by highlighting epidemiologic methods, study design, protocol preparation, patient monitoring, quality assurance, and Food and Drug Administration issues. Other areas covered include data management and ethical issues, including protection of human subjects, building a budget, plus many special topics.

Please email the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research or call 973-972-5455 about the IPPCR course.