Education & Training
CITI Online Courses Now Available for IWK Researchers and Staff
In conjunction with our Network of Network (N2) membership, we are now able to offer the Collaborative Institutional Train Initiative (CITI) online training courses customized for Canadian researchers.
Registration is free at http://www.citiprogram.org/
Courses are comprised of modules that may be completed over time. Completion of required modules with an average of 80% will provide a certificate of completion meeting regulatory requirements for training, for example, ICH-GCP or Health Canada Division 5.
PHIA & its Impact on Research - October 28, 2013
Online Training Opportunities
Ethical Conduct For Research Involving Humans:
All personnel involved in research at the IWK must complete the Tri-Council Policy Statement 2(TCPS 2) on-line tutorial. This is particularly true for research staff who have contact with research subjects or access to identifying personal health information.
NIH Funded Projects:
All researchers receiving NIH funding MUST complete the NIH intramural on-line module
Office For Human Research Protections (OHRP): Human Subject Assurance Training
Research Ethics Contacts
Research Services Office
Dr. Richard B. Goldbloom Research
Kathleen Leadon, Director, Research Operations
(902) 470-8037 (Phone)
Joanne Street, Ethics Coordinator
(902) 470-7879 (Phone)
Kimberley Farmer, Administrative Assistant
(902) 470-8037 (Phone)
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The IWK Health Centre is respected for its world-class research into disorders and diseases affecting women, children, youth and families and is home to many leading research centres.
Learn more about our research centres by visiting one of the links below.
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Of Bricks and Blood: Institutional Conscience Objections to MAID and Abortion | November 23, 2018
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Cannabis Legislation: Past, Present and Future | January 18, 2019
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Advance Requests for Medical Assistance in Dying: Ethical and Legal Considerations | February 8, 2019