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RCR Rounds: Societal Impacts of Clinical Research

June 4, 2015 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm




Reisa Sperling, MD, Professor of Neurology, HMS, Director of Center for Alzheimer's Research and Treatment, BWH and MGH, will discuss the effects of clinical research on society. Themes will include issues of detection of disease in pre-symptomatic individuals, prevention trials in individuals who may not progress to clinical disease, and risk/benefit ratio determinations from an individual versus societal level.

This course is recommended for both new and experienced clinicians, clinical investigators, nurses, and other clinical research staff who wish to expand their knowledge regarding research using human tissue.

Registration is required


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