en, Guidelines & Regulations

Am I IRB Forum Shopping? – Introduction

We recently revisited the Montreal tuberculosis outbreak wherein we identified IRB Forum Shopping as the root cause of this tragedy. IRB Forum Shopping is an under-researched yet highly-relevant ethical issue in the context of the North American governance of clinical research. Essentially, it is the practice of choosing an IRB based on the relative ease […]

AER15, en

PRIM&R AER15 Conference Highlights – Day 2: Working Together

Working together is a challenge no matter what industry one finds themselves. This theme could not have been more at the forefront than at Day 2 at the PRIM&R Conference in Boston. Veritas IRB attended a series of fascinating presentations which ranged from genome editing, to communication of risks and benefits to participants, identifying major […]