03/19/19: Clinical Research Ethics in Rehabilitation: Basics and Beyond
March 19, 2019
4:00 to 5:00 pm. CST
The registration for this webinar will close on March 19, at 12:00 pm cst.
Instructor: Shelly Benjaminy, PhD, Bioethicist, Donnelley Ethics Program, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech Language Pathologists, Nurses, Social Workers
Description: This course will provide an overview of ethics considerations in the conduct of human subjects clinical research. The focus will be on research in a rehabilitation setting. The course will provide an overview of historical misconduct in human subjects research, outline regulatory reforms in research ethics, and explore strategies to promote ethical and socially conscientious research that is grounded in contemporary bioethics principles.
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Describe unique ethical considerations for human subjects research in the rehabilitation setting
- Summarize contemporary bioethics principles that promote socially-minded clinical research
- Identify strategies that promote ethical conduct in human subjects research
Continuing Education Credits
This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour. Approval #216-000069.
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved for 1 contact hour.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This introductory level program awards occupational therapists 0.10 CEUs or 1 contact hour. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Category 3: Professional Issues
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OH-362, 09/01/2020-78KAS)
This CNE activity is being offered for 1.0 contact hours
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is registered by the State of Illinois to sponsor continuing education programs for social workers. This program will award 1 CEU.
This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional area).
Financial - Receives an honorarium for presenting this webinar from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Non-Financial - No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists