Northern CA

SOCRA Northern California Chapter

Thursday, November 16th from 12-1pm

2018 Common Rule and Site Implications 

Presented by:

Cynthia Gates, JD, CIP, CCRP

Director, IRB Administration, UC Davis


Did you know there are several changes to the Common Rule beginning in 2018?  Find out what this means for you and your research.   



  • Describe the major changes between the current Common Rule and Common Rule 2018
  • Discuss the strategies to implement changes in their procedures to comply with the revisions in Common Rule 2018


SOCRA Members receive 1.0 continuing education unit for attending. 



UC Davis Medical Center Campus

CTSC Building Room # 1444 (Conference Room)

2921 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817


Please RSVP by Wednesday, November 15th (close of business)

to Kathryn Smith at When you RSVP, please indicate whether you are attending in person, or requesting remote attendance and SOCRA or CTSC continuing education credit.  


For those requesting remote attendance through ReadyTalk:


  • SOCRA CREDIT: If there are at least 2 SOCRA Members at the Remote Site, SOCRA continuing education units will be provided.  One individual will serve as liaison, and will be responsible for the attendance reporting and remote login at the site.


  • CTSC CREDIT: Alternatively, the CTSC will provide 1.0 continuing education unit to those remote attendees who participate individually, or who are not SOCRA members.


Please email Kathryn Smith at for additional details.


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