Abuja, 31st Mar - 4th April, 2014. This is a 5-day intensive writing course designed for early and mid-career medical and life sciences researchers aimed improving their skills in scientific writing and enhance the quality of manuscripts for publication. Read More
Anticipating and addressing the ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) of scientific developments has been a key feature of the genomic research agenda (1–4). Research in genomics is advancing by developing common infrastructures and research platforms, open-access and sharing policies, and new forms of international collaborations (5–12)...Read More
Free On-line CITI –IRB course
It is a free online bioethics training program. The CITI program is a subscription service which WAB has collaborated with to provide research ethics education to all members of the research community. Click on the first link below to know what courses to register for and the second and third links respectively to know how to register and complete the courses.
102, Bashorun Road, Ashi,
Bodija P.O.Box 29822,
Oyo State, Nigeria
Tel/Fax. No. +23470809700084
The West African Bioethics Training Program (WAB) has collaborated with Training and Resources in Research Ethics Evaluation (TRREE) as its Nigerian partner for coordinating online ethics program for Nigerian users. TRREE is supported by the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and the objective of the program is to develop electronic training – both web and CD based – in research ethics for African countries.
The WAB-TRREE collaboration was launched in October 2013 and the modules offered include:
- Introduction to research
- Research ethics evaluation
- Informed consent
- Good clinical practice
- HIV vaccine trials
- The Nigerian module; for individuals who will be carrying out their research work in Nigeria.
For more information about the modules and how to register, please go to http://elearning.trree.org/
Current WAB Newsletter | Volume 7 Issue 4
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