Rationale/ Background
It is the primary role of the ethics committee to safeguard the rights, dignity and well-being of human participants in research. Toward this end, it is important to improve the capacity of ethics committee members, to ensure that they are equipped with the knowledge and skills that will make them competent and efficient in making quality review of research documents that is in accordance with the existing national and international guidelines. This course will also discuss effective documentation of review, the monitoring process as well as efficient management of research documents.

Module 1 – Recognizing Stakeholders in Research
Module 2 – Situating Local Ethics Committee in the Global Research Community
Module 3 – The Ethical Review Process
Module 4 –Management of the Operations of the EC

Course Level

Outputs expected/ Competencies to be acquired

  1. Quality review of research documents i.e. competent (detect and able to manage), comprehensive and efficient review including monitoring of studies.
  2. Effective documentation of review and monitoring process.
  3. Efficient management of files.
  4. Compliance with standard operating procedures.

Participant’s Profile
New members of the Ethics Committee

Admission Requirements
Accomplished Course Application Form
There are no specific pre-requisites but having undergone a basic research ethics course is preferable.

February 26-27, 2020

Course Length: The training will be conducted for two (2) days.
Course Fee: To be finalized
Number of slots: 20

CPD Program: For Processing
Professional Board: None specified

Course Point Person (CPP): Ms. Jennifer Landicho
Contact Number: (02) 807-2628
Local: 418
E-mail Address: info.ritmrtc@gmail.com
Secondary CPP (if available): Ms. Sheila Luz M. Punzalan

Note: For interested participants, kindly create an account and send your applications at RITM LDIS