Research Matters


Seminar will be held via Zoom until further notice

The Office for Clinical Research hosts Research Matters educational events to update the Emory clinical research community on new regulations, policies, and procedures. The speakers include MDs, PhDs, clinical research coordinators, and outside community representatives that provide information about the latest research at Emory, oversight and compliance processes, and new ways to improve research.

Attendees at Research Matters events are eligible to receive up to 1.5 of Continuing Medical Education (CME) hours through the EUSOM Office of Continuing Education (OCME), which is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). All individuals in a position to control the educational content of this activity (faculty, planner, reviewers, etc) disclosed they had no financial relationships with commercial interests. Certificates are issued in the month of December each year.

  • Event Frequency: 4 -6 times per year.
  • Event Dates: Review the OCR Calendar for upcoming Research Matters educational events.
  • Event Registration:
    • Login into Emory Learning Management System (ELMS).
    • Enter your Emory University Network ID and password.
    • Click "Browse Catalog."
    • Click "Clinical Research Education."
    • Click "Select" next to category item 'Research Matters' (205027).
    • Click "Enroll" for the classroom date you want to attend.
    • Click "Submit Enrollment." A confirmation email will have the link to register for the Zoom link.

Note: You must have an Emory University Network ID to sign up for Research Matters. If you are a CHOA, Grady, or VA employee, please sign in using your sponsored account username and password. To obtain a sponsored account, please contact Emory IT at 404-727-7777. If you have any questions about Research Matters, please contact OCR at OCR@Emory.edu or 404-778-4960.

Research Matters recordings and Power Point presentations are listed below.

2022 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits will be issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2022.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/18/2022
  • COVID-19: The Need for Clinical Trials -Neal Dickert, MD PhD
  • Tackling COVID-19 -Marybeth Sexton,MD
  • Vaccinations: COVID-19 - Sam Shartar, MSN, RN, CEN, FAAN

PowerPoint (PPTX)

Recording

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6/18/2022
  • COVID-19: The Need for Clinical Trials -Neal Dickert, MD PhD
  • Tackling COVID-19 -Marybeth Sexton,MD
  • Vaccinations: COVID-19 - Sam Shartar, MSN, RN, CEN, FAAN
  • Test

PowerPoint (PPTX)

Recording

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02/18/2022
  • COVID-19: The Need for Clinical Trials -Neal Dickert, MD PhD
  • Tackling COVID-19 -Marybeth Sexton,MD
  • Vaccinations: COVID-19 - Sam Shartar, MSN, RN, CEN, FAAN

PowerPoint (PPTX)

Recording

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2021 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits will be issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2021.

DateTopicsPresentation
02/18/2021
  • COVID-19: The Need for Clinical Trials -Neal Dickert, MD PhD
  • Tackling COVID-19 -Marybeth Sexton,MD
  • Vaccinations: COVID-19 - Sam Shartar, MSN, RN, CEN, FAAN

PowerPoint (PPTX)

Recording

Complete Survey

2020 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2020.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/15/2020
  • Stress Management Considerations During COVID-19 -Gordon Tuttle, PhD
  • Consenting Limited English Proficiency Research Subjects - Toby Kei Leana Morgan, JD
  • Radx Programs - Greg Martin, MD, MSc, and Jennifer Frediani, PhD, RD

PowerPoint

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06/18/2020
  • Adaptive COVID-19 Treatment Trial (ACTT) - Aneesh Mehta, MD
  • Rapid Response Team: Process - Sherry Coleman, DNP, RN, CHRC, CHC

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02/20/2020
  • Novel Therapy for Peripheral Arterial Disease- Arshed Quyyumi, MD and Cydney Goodwin-Hamel, MS
  • Research Administration:Engaged for Impact - Robert Nobles, DrPH, MPH, CIP

PowerPoint

Recording

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2019 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2019.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/17/2019
  • Updates on the new eIRB system - Maria Davila, MD, CIP
  • Pancreatic Cancer: Why it seems too late? - Walid Shaib, MD
  • Pancreatic Support Group at Winship - Frank, Eady, LMSW
  • Services at the Clinical Research Centers - Rebecca Thomas, RN

PowerPoint (PPTX)

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08/22/2019
  • New eIRB System - Maria Davila, MD, CIP
  • Diabetes: What it looks like today - Georgia Davis, MD
  • ERMS: Updates and Reminders - Karen Parker-Browning, MSCRA

PowerPoint (PPTX)

Recording

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06/20/2019
  • Clincard at Emory - Po Ming Wong and Niketta Jones
  • New Clinical Trials Billing Department Process - Keri Bennett
  • Artificial Intelligence & Impact in Research at Ground Level - Karen Lindsley, DNP, RN, CDE, CCRC

PowerPoint (PDF)

Recording

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02/14/2019This event was canceled.

2018 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2018.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/18/2018
  • New Revised Common Rule - Rebecca Rousselle
  • Updates: Investigational Drug Services - Susan Rogers
  • Investigator Dashboard - Sherry Coleman and Saikat Sen
  • Tableau - Robert Hawthorne

PowerPoint

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08/23/2018
  • IRB Compliance & Updates - Maria Davila, MD, MA, CCRC, CIP and Margaret Huber, RN
  • Compliance on Non-Speaking English Studies and the Different Ways Includes Q&A To Communicate - Toby Morgan
  • ClinCard: “What it is, Why it’s used, and How to use it”- John Hatley

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/17/2018This event was canceled.
02/15/2018
  • Tissue Procurement - Alyssa Krasinskas, MD and Gabriel Sica, MD, PhD
  • Clinical Trials Billing Department - Keri Bennett and Kim Boller
  • Health, Wellness, Mindfulness, and Movement - Laurence Sperling, MD

PowerPoint (PDF)

Recording

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2017 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2017.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/19/2017
  • New NIH Requirements on Clinical Trials- Jennifer Prozonic
  • Updates on Required Training and ELMS Enrollment - Bridget Strong
  • Emory Healthcare Credentialing Enrollment - Myra Kitchin

PowerPoint (PDF)

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08/17/2017
  • NIH Single IRB Policy & New Revised Common Rule - Rebecca Rousselle
  • Electronic Research Archival System - Jennifer Doty
  • New IDS Fee Policy and Cost - Susan Rogers

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/18/2017This event was canceled.
02/16/2017
  • Clinical Trials.gov Final FDAAA Rule & NIH Policy - Jennifer Prozonic
  • NIH GCP Requirements - Bridget Strong
  • Retention of Research Data - Anita Vannucci
  • Services offered by Clinical Research Network (CRN) - Debora Clem

PowerPoint (PDF)

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2016 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2016.

DateTopicsPresentation
10/20/2016
  • Diabetes Center for TrialNet - Andrew Muir
  • Radiology and Research at Emory - Elizabeth Krupinski
  • New Office of Quality Process and Clinical Research Key Points - Sherry Coleman

PowerPoint (PDF)

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08/18/2016
  • Mandatory Training Requirements for Clinical Research Staff - Bridget Strong
  • New HIPAA Requirements - Carol McMahon and Maria Davila
  • Revised Clinical Trial Tools - Maria Davila

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/19/2016

This event was canceled.

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02/18/2016

  • Emory Commons, CT Dashboard, CT Website - Marc Overcash
  • Investigational Device Pricing and Form - Pam Terry
  • BioRAFT: Managing EHSO Biosafety Protocols - Esmeralda Meyers
  • New Requirements for Research Participant Payment - Loette Goosby

PowerPoint (PDF)

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2015 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2015.

DateTopicsPresentation

10/22/2015

  • RAS Updates - Todd A. Bruce
  • Clinical Trial Record Storage - Nicole Smith, Anita Vannuci, and Jay Page
  • EHC Provider Optimization - Julie R. Hollberg, MD

PowerPoint (PDF)

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08/20/2015

  • An Intervention to Prevent Weight Gain - Regine Haardoerfer, PhD
  • Research Data: How accurate is yours? - Vickie Swafford, BSN, CCRC, CHRC
  • Health Emory - Melissa Morgan, MS, ACSM EP-C, CWWS

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/21/2015

  • Clinical Trials and Nursing Checklist - Joy Bailey, PhD, RN
  • Lupus: The Goal Study - S. Sam Lim, MD
  • How [you] can make a difference in GA with Lupus - Maria Myler

PowerPoint (PDF)

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03/19/2015

  • Conflict of Interests Reminders - Karly Taylor
  • Lessons learned in treating Ebola patients in the US - Bruce Ribner, MD, MPH

  • Treating Ebola patients at Emory - Sharon Vanairsdale, RN

PowerPoint (PDF)

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2014 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2014.

DateTopicsPresentation

10/16/2014

  • How is the process working? A review of the Clinical Trials Billing Department (CTBD)
  • IRB Updates
  • Suicide and Prevention
  • The Common Trends in Audit Findings and CAPAs

PowerPoint (PDF)

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09/18/2014

  • Clinical Research Staff Training
  • New Frontiers in Clinical Trials for Alzheimer's Disease
  • Research Participant Payment Funds (RPPF) process

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/01/2014

  • IRB Updates
  • Fecal Transplant: The SERES-001 Study
  • Current updates on Emory Commons

PowerPoint (PDF)

No recording available

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02/20/2014

  • New DHHS/NIH Regulations
  • Research Administration Services (RAS) Updates
  • The PRESERVE Trial
  • Mandatory Training for Clinical Research Staff

PowerPoint (PDF)

No recording available

Complete Survey

2013 Educational Events

CME or CEU credits are not issued for recordings viewed on-line for 2013.

DateTopicsPresentation

08/22/2013

  • Updates on Sequestration: How does it affect Emory?
  • New Research Billing Department and Billing process
  • Changes in HIPAA regulations

PowerPoint (PDF)

No recording available
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06/27/2013

  • Business Practice Improvement Updates and Research
  • Administration Services Implementation
  • EHC Quality Checklist updates
  • FDA Form 1572: Who should be listed?

PowerPoint (PDF)

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05/02/2013

  • Introduction to Nursing Science and Research: What is Happening in the School of Nursing?
  • Brief Overview of Current Cardiovascular Studies within the School of Nursing and the Role of the Research Nurse
  • IRB Reporting Requirements: P&P Changes and New Guidance

PowerPoint (PDF)

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02/26/2013

  • EU/EHC Job Alignment
  • Clinical Research Policy: Authorization vs. Non-Authorization
  • Research study: Partners Trial

PowerPoint (PDF)

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