MICHR Seminar to Focus on Recruitment of Children for Medical Research

4/10/2012

The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research Children’s Health Initiatives announces the next in its quarterly seminar series to present innovative programs, best practices, and up-to-date resources to all basic and clinical researchers, but particularly in those in children’s health.

Optimizing Recruitment of Children for Medical Research at U-M
Thursday, April 19, 2012
12:00pm -1:00pm
MCHC Auditorium (in the old Mott Hospital)

Presenters will be Matt Davis, MD, MAPP, Faculty Lead for the MICHR Children's Health Initiatives Program ; David Hanauer, MD, MS, Clinical Lecturer in Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases; and Molly White, MICHR Manager of Recruitment.

Attendees of this seminar will learn about:

  • The public’s opinions, attitudes and perspectives regarding children participating in research from the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health findings
  • using iPad technology for recruiting
  • available recruiting assistance services and how to access them

The seminar is free and campus-wide participation is welcomed.  Lunch will be provided to registrants, so register today.

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Have you visited U-M's new C.S. Mott Children's Hospital?