Event Calendar

Chapter Chair:

Kathleen O’Malley RN, BSN, CCRP

215-503-4079

Kathleen.omalley@jefferson.edu

 

Center City Philadelphia

CENTER CITY PHILADELPHIA SOCRA CHAPTER MEETING

TUESDAY May 14, 2019, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

 JEFFERSON ALUMNI HALL-EAKINS LOUNGE
1020 LOCUST ST, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19107

 

Speaker: Nancy Wintering, LCSW, CCR, Assistant Director
                Marcus Institute for Integrative Medicine
                 Thomas Jefferson University

Title: "Why Inclusion and Health Equity Matters in Clinical Research"

With advancements in biomedical research, the conduct of inclusive research can reduce bias and improve outcomes for the benefit of society as a whole. Diversity enhances the depth and complexity of research. Ms. Wintering will discuss the historical, social and cultural indicators and consequences of inequality in clinical research.

Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of this program, individuals shall be able to:

  • Identify barriers to inclusion in study design and implementation.
  • Develop strategies to promote ethical, inclusive practices in clinical research.

Directions and parking information: MAP
Street parking and garage parking available. Costs vary.

SOCRA CEU's available: 1 CE credit awarded to SOCRA members for attendance

To RSVP:  Julia Center, Julia.Center@jefferson.edu

For questions: Kathleen OMalley, Kathleen.omalley@jefferson.edu, (215)503-4079

*If you are a remote site interested in participating in a chapter meeting via conferencing, contact Kathleen OMalley. See Remote Site Agreement

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