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

12 Jun 2019

Date: Wednesday 12 June 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 rate: £24

NHS/Uni early bird rate paid before 1 May 2019: £36

NHS/Uni rate paid after 1 May: £48

Please note there is a cancellation date of Wednesday 29 May 2019, after which you will be charged if you cancel.


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