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SOCRA Alabama Chapter Meeting Announcement  

The SOCRA Alabama Chapter in conjunction with the Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Research Office (PRO) presents:
Date: Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (CDT)

Topic: Introduction to Single IRB and the SMART IRB System

Objectives of the presentation are:
• Provide an overview of the Federal Requirements for Single IRB and an Introduction to the SMART IRB System
• Outline Select Study Team Roles and Responsibilities in Implementing Single IRB with the SMART IRB Agreement
• Review Resources Study Teams can use when applying Single IRB Agreements

Polly Goodman, CIP
Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs Operations, Smart IRB

Ada Sue Selwitz, MA
University of Kentucky Center on Clinical and Translational Sciences & Smart IRB Ambassador

CEU: One hour CEU credit is offered for this session for SOCRA members

Location: Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 205 934 2424
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Cost: Free admission. All members and non-members welcome.

RSVP: Susan Branscum, CCRP at / 205-638-2534 - OR-
Juliette Southworth, CCRP – / 205-975-4075


SOCRA members and non-members welcome! Please share this announcement with your colleagues.


Chapter Chairpersons:

Susan Branscum, CCRP


Zachary G. Lindsey, CCRP


Juliette Southworth, CCRP