Confidentiality and Privacy Brown Bag Session, Sept. 27

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Confidentiality and Privacy: Consent, Authorization and Beyond

Presented by Andrea Johnson

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in UHS 8B60

This brown bag session will provide guidance on the Institutional Review Board’s requirements for protecting human subjects’ confidentiality and privacy during and after research studies. Discussion points will include: describing confidentiality risks and protections in the consent form; using authorizations, waivers of authorization, and other HIPAA mechanisms appropriately; obtaining a Certificate of Confidentiality; and determining whether research data are individually identifiable.