E-Consent: Usability Issues

E-consent: Usability Issues
Closing Plenary, Annual Conference 2015
Mark Hochhauser, PhD, Readability Consulant, IRB Member

Due to evolving computer technology, some consent documents are migrating from paper versions to electronic versions (e-consent). However, reading a paper consent document is very different from reading and navigating e-consent on mobile devices, such as tablets or smartphones or phablets (a smartphone tablet). Dr. Hochhauser will summarize crucial usability issues that have not yet been publicly addressed by e-consent developers.