Consent and transparency: can we do it better?

14 Mar 2019

Date: Thursday 14 March 2019

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

The training will involve a series of short presentations intermixed with breakout, workshop discussions. A number of the workshops will explore the concept of writing in 'plain English'. These practical exercises will explore the different steps involved in the process for writing in 'plain English' and how they come together to make consent documents clearer for potential participants.

Target audience:

This training is designed to support all those who prepare research consent documentation, or who plan research consent processes, or who take research consent. It is also relevant to anyone who reviews consent processes and/or consent documentation for research e.g. Research Ethics Committee members.

Course fees:

Student rate: £24

NHS/Uni rate paid bfore 31 January 2019: £36

NHS/Uni rate paid after 31 January 2019: £48

Please note there is a cancellation date of Thursday 28 February 2019, after which you will be charged if you cancel.


For futher information and registration details, please refer to the Edinburgh CRF Education Programme website.