Paying Participants in Research: Regulations, Ethics, and Practical Considerations

Understand factors that may determine participant payment decisions.

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About this Webinar

This webinar reviews what is known about participant payment in research, including a review of federal regulations, peer-reviewed literature, and payment categories. We will then consider some ethically problematic case study examples, followed by data that describe how payment decisions are made at a single institution. Finally, we will discuss a recent study focused on determining participant payment in high-risk HIV research.

Release Date: November 21, 2022

Language Availability: English

Suggested Audiences: IRB Administrators, IRB Directors, IRB Members, Researchers

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Independent Learner Price: $49 per person


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Paying Participants in Research: Regulations, Ethics, and Practical Considerations

Presented by: Brandon Brown, MPH, PhD – University of California - Riverside

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the regulations around payment in research.
  • Describe limitations in payment data in the peer-reviewed literature.
  • Discuss some of the factors which may determine payment decisions.
  • Propose one potential solution to determine appropriate payment amounts.

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ID (Language): 20575 (English)


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