Informed Consent - Adults: Ethical, legal and practical aspects in clinical research

21 Feb 2019

Date: Thursday 21 February 2019

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm 

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

Informed consent is the foundation of all clinical research. This workshop will focus on the legal and practical issues around obtaining informed consent from adults participating in clinical research, including vulnerable groups who require additional safeguards. It will also cover consent issues relating to the use of human tissue and data in research. The workshop will consist of a mixture of short presentations and activities.

Target audience:

It is designed for anyone who is involved in the informed consent process in clinical research.

Course fees:

Student rates £24

NHS/Uni rate £48

Please note there is a cancellation date on Thursday 7 February, after which you will be charged if you cancel.


For further informatoin and registration details, please refer to the Edinburgh CRF Education website.