Clinical Research Ethics Symposium

Event Organization
Research Ethics BC

Are you involved in clinical research ethics? Join Research Ethics BC virtually for the annual BC Clinical Research Ethics Symposium

This symposium is an opportunity for Research Ethics Board (REB) members, Chairs, administrators, and the research ethics community at large, including researchers and patient partners involved in clinical research, to discuss ethical issues around current topics of interest including: 

  • The Ethics of Genomics Research: Real-World Practice
  • Innovative Clinical Trial Design and Informed Consent 
  • Updates on COVID-19 Research: How Research Conduct has Pivoted

Hear from panellists including researchers, patients, and clinical research team members during interactive discussions over a day and a half. Some of the panellists include:

  • Dr. Howard Lim, Medical Oncologist, BC Cancer
  • Dr. Sophie Sun, Medical Oncologist, BC Cancer
  • Dr. Nadine Caron, Associate Professor, Northern Medical Program, UNBC
  • Dr. Adeera Levin, Professor UBC, Researcher Providence Health Care Research Institute, UBC and PHSA
  • Dr. Anita Ho, Bioethicist and Associate Professor, UBC and University of California, San Francisco
  • Dr. Hubert Wong, Associate Professor, School of Population and Public Health, UBC
  • Dr. Srinivas Murthy, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
  • Dr. Kendall Ho, Emergency Medicine, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
  • Dr. Helen Novak Lauscher, Emergency Medicine, UBC
  • Dr. Corinne Hohl, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Vancouver Coastal Research Institute and UBC

Full agenda coming soon!