Title:  Broad Consent for Biobanking in International Health Research”


Presenter:   Dr. Paulina Tindana, Bioethicist and Postdoctoral Researcher, Navrongo Health Research Center (NHRC), Ghana


Moderator: Joseph Ali – Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


Summary:  The Johns Hopkins Fogarty African Bioethics Training Program and the University of Zambia invite you to join a one hour research ethics webinar.  Dr. Paulina Tindana will present on challenges in seeking informed consent for genomics research and biobanking, contrasting available models and making a case for broad consent for international genetics/genomics research when accompanied by effective community engagement strategies.


All are welcome to join.  


Advance registration is requested at: https://goo.gl/forms/zlADmHEyG0OGio923


When: Monday, 11 June 2018,  09:00 AM – 10:00 AM (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US and Canada)


To join the webinar: https://connect.johnshopkins.edu/broadconsent/


For questions: khallez@jhu.edu


This webinar series is supported by the Fogarty International Center of the U.S. National Institutes of Health under Award Number G11TW010338. The content does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.



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