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What CITI Program is Reading – October 19, 2021

18 October 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

CITI Program’s October 2021 Media Playlist – Part 1

13 October 2021 by CITI Program

CITI Program’s media playlists highlight content curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming playlists and more information from CITI Program. The Cannabis Question | Full Episode Source: PBS NOVA Can a robot influence your decisions? It depends on how you view the […]

The Big Reveal – ICH E8 Renovation

13 October 2021 by CITI Program

It’s Finally Here On October 6, 2021, the International Council on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) announced that its long-awaited revision of ICH E8 “General Considerations for Clinical Trials” had reached its last step (Step 4) and now awaits regional regulator approval. The revision is part of a […]

What CITI Program is Reading – October 12, 2021

12 October 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

Feds Make it Easier to Conduct Clinical Research on Marijuana

8 October 2021 by Kris West, JD, MS

Currently, it is notoriously difficult to for researchers to conduct clinical research using marijuana, despite the fact that 18 states and Washington, D.C. have legalized the recreational use of marijuana and another 18 states have comprehensive medical cannabis programs. Drugs that have significant abuse potential are regulated as controlled substances by the Drug Enforcement Agency […]

What CITI Program is Reading – October 5, 2021

5 October 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

New HHS Guidance on on HIPAA, COVID-19 Vaccinations, and the Workplace

4 October 2021 by CITI Program

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has released a new guidance for the public entitled “HIPAA, COVID-19 Vaccination, and the Workplace.” It reviews and answers the following five frequently asked questions in detail:   Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule prohibit businesses or individuals from asking whether their […]

What CITI Program is Reading – September 28, 2021

28 September 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

FDA Establishes New Office of Digital Transformation

22 September 2021 by CITI Program

As part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s technology and data modernization effort, the Office of Digital Transformation (ODT) has been established to include the agency’s information technology (IT), data management, and cybersecurity functions. Along with a 2022 budget request that includes funding to support the agency’s data and IT modernization efforts for enterprise-wide […]

What CITI Program is Reading – September 21, 2021

21 September 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

Kick Off Peer Review Week With a Free CITI Program Webinar

16 September 2021 by CITI Program

Peer Review Week (PRW) is a yearly event celebrating the essential role of peer review in maintaining scientific quality. From September 20-24th, many of the virtual events and activities will highlight this year’s theme, “Identity in Peer Review.” Visit the PRW website for a full list of activities including online events, blogs, videos, and information […]

Who’s #1? 2022 Best National University Rankings

15 September 2021 by CITI Program

U.S. News and World Report has released its annual best national university rankings with Princeton University leading the way. This latest report evaluates 1,466 U.S. bachelor’s degree-granting institutions on several factors of academic quality. The ranking methodology is a combination of years of research and refinements to the approach based on data and feedback from […]

What CITI Program is Reading – September 14, 2021

14 September 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

Medical Boards Issue Joint Statement on Physician Responsibility

10 September 2021 by Raymond Longaray, CITI Program

In response to concerns raised by Diplomates and the public regarding COVID-19 disinformation, the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM), the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), and the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) have issued a joint statement to physicians, reminding them of their responsibility to individual and public health by providing factual and […]

What CITI Program is Reading – September 8, 2021

8 September 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

What CITI Program is Reading – August 31, 2021

31 August 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.

Training Clinical Investigators with CITI Program Courses

27 August 2021 by CITI Program

Investigators are ultimately responsible for the conduct of a clinical trial per U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations at 21 CFR 56 and per ICH E6(R2) Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guideline. CITI Program offers many courses to help investigators gain knowledge and deepen their skillsets. Start with our foundational training and supplement with a […]

What CITI Program is Reading – August 24, 2021

24 August 2021 by CITI Program

“What CITI Program is Reading” is our weekly blog series which highlights news articles curated by our staff and relevant to research, higher education, healthcare, technology, and more. Follow us on LinkedIn for upcoming editions and more information from CITI Program.