The Center for Bioethics and Research (CBR) in partnership with the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) is thrilled to announce new courses. These courses include:

  1. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Research and Higher Ed 

This course aims to help individuals gain awareness of the important elements and concepts of GDPR, such as lawful grounds for processing data and legal bases, governance requirements, individual rights, breach notification and when the GDPR may apply to international organizations and researchers. It also provides a framework for compliance with essential parts of the regulation with case studies and examples which are interwoven in the course to explain concepts and applicability.

2. Technology, Ethics, and Regulations 

The significant benefits of technology in healthcare, society and research cannot be overstressed, thus, they also raise ethical concerns for individuals, communities, and the environment. Through this dynamic course, learners will explore a range of technologies that have received significant global attention, with a focus on the ethical issues and governance approaches affecting those technologies. Given the pace at which technologies evolve, this course modules will continuously be updated. Each module will succinctly help learners understand the basics of various technologies, including their benefits and uses, as well as current ethical issues and global governance responses.

3. Technology Transfer 

This course provides learners with a wide-ranging overview of the process of sharing and commercializing results that emanate from scientific and technological research through education and training. Through this course learners will understand how partnering with a technology transfer offices (TTOs) work to advance the development and commercialization of discoveries, protecting intellectual property (IP), establishing appropriate agreements, and licensing to start a new company.

4. All Access Webinar Package

Through this package, learners will have access to all Webinar Package of CITI Programs currently available as well as webinar recordings.

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Happy learning!