NCRC Expo Seminar Series

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

NCRC Expo Seminar Series

8:00 am to 12:00 pm

South Atrium, NCRC Building 10

In conjunction with the annual NCRC Expo event, four UMMS Office of Research units will present informative sessions in the morning. Light refreshments will be provided!

Join four of our units for informative sessions before the 5th annual NCRC Expo

8:00 AM -
"Institutional Data and Biomaterials for your Research – Accessing Enterprise-Wide Clinical and Genetic Data and Biospecimens"
Presented by the Data Office & Central Biorepository
Get insights about biospecimens available for research through the University of Michigan Medical School’s Central Biorepository, and how to link these samples with clinical data from MiChart. Plus, learn how to create a biorepository and get more information about other research services supported by the unit.

9:00 AM -
"Revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (Common Rule)"
Presented by IRBMED
IRBMED addresses the implementation of the Revisions to the Common Rule issued by the Department of Health and Human Services. Most of the revisions are currently scheduled to become effective January 19, 2018.

10:00 AM -
"Research Development Resources for Faculty Funding Success"
Presented by MICHR & Research Development
The Medical School Office of Research and the Michigan Institute of Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) offer a host of resources for research development—every step from finding funding to proposal development and editing. Our proposal experts will explain how U-M research teams can access tools and services aimed at improving the quality of grant submissions and the chances of funding success. 

11:00 AM -
"Taking the Administrative Burden Out of Science: How Clinical Trial Support Units Provide Innovative Help to Investigators and Study Teams"
Presented by the Clinical Trials Support Office
Clinical Trials Support Units (CTSUs) are extensions of various departments. The CTSUs contain the infrastructure to provide high-quality clinical trials services to investigators and study teams. The team will highlight the partnership process, including how to choose a CTSU, when and how to contact the CTSUs, and all of the services that are available.


RSVP today! Light refreshments will be provided.

Questions? Contact Morgan Hayward