For University of Minnesota clinical research professionals interested in learning about moving research from bench to bedside through technology commercialization.
For University of Minnesota faculty, staff, and students to learn about this grant mechanism and best practices for writing and managing a PCORI grant.
University students, faculty, and staff and comminity representatives are invited to join us for a stimulating discussion on advancing health equity through equitable partnerships.
Learn about negotiating a clinical trial budget from the experts at Clinical Trials Financial Services (CTFS).
This 90-minute interactive workshop is for University of Minnesota faculty, staff, and students.
Ongoing events and courses
PubH 6815: Community-based Participatory Research (CBPR)
Fall semester, 2018; beginning September 4th.
This semester-long introductory Community-based Participatory Research (CBPR) course is intended for community practitioners and graduate students in any U of MN college or department (and others in academia) interested in adding CBPR to their repertoire of effective approaches to understanding and addressing health and social disparities.
BTHX 5210: Ethics of Human Subjects Research
Tuesdays, 12-2:30 pm, Leigh Turner, PhD (3 credits)
The course addresses ethics and policy issues in research on human subjects, including an examination of the policy history, the changing models of oversight, and analysis of possible approaches for oversight of controversial areas of science.
BTHX 5000-001/800-001: Ethical Issues Related to Novel Biotechnologies
Tuesdays, 12-2:30pm, Leigh Turner, PhD (3 credits)
This course examines variety of ethical, legal, and social issues related to novel biotechnologies, including the individual, organization, and public moral significance of novel biotechnologies and situates analysis of ethical issues within domestic and global contexts.
BTHX 5100: Intro to Clinical Ethics
Thursdays 12:30-3pm, John Song, MD, MPH (3 credits)
This course uses real cases to examine the most frequent ethical problems faced by clinicians, patients and families, and ethics consultants. Topics include forgoing life sustaining treatment, decisional capacity, informed consent, treatment refusals, death and dying, pediatric ethics, reproductive issues, research ethics, psychiatric illness and more.
School of Public Health Biostatistics Consulting
The Division of Biostatistics is offering free statistical consulting in conjunction with the biostatistical consulting course for graduate students during Spring semester 2019.
Ongoing CTSI seminars
- Jan. 17: Grad Student Boot Camp Managing Data and Research Materials
- Jan. 29: Consumers in the Lead: Transforming Research and Health Lecture
- Feb. 7: New opportunities for U.S. academic institutions to perform international clinical trials conducted in Europe, an Institute for Engineering in Medicine seminar
- Feb. 12: Connecting with Community: UROC Faculty Event
- March 28: Connecting with Community: UROC Faculty Event
- April 18: Connecting with Community: UROC Faculty Event
- April 19: Destination Discovery: St. Paul Campus
- May 20-23: Science of Team Science 2019 Conference