Two men work in a laboratory. In the foreground, a seated man wearing glasses, surgical gloves and a button-front shirt with the sleeves rolled up holds something in a container filled with clear liquid. Behind him, a standing man wearing a black golf shirt and surgical gloves holds a vial of blood. Various supplies and equipment are visible on the table in front of the men and in the background.

Jennifer Sutton earns Certificate in the Foundations of Human Subjects Protections Overview

Jennifer Sutton, Associate Director of Research Compliance
Jennifer Sutton, Associate Director of Research Compliance

 

Jennifer Sutton, Associate Director of Research Compliance, recently earned a Certificate in the Foundations of Human Subjects Protections Overview from the Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R), a professional organization that seeks to advance the highest ethical standards in the conduct of biomedical, behavioral, and social science research.

To earn this certificate, Sutton completed PRIM&R’s online Ethical Research Oversight Course (E-ROC), attended the Advancing Ethical Research conference in 2013 and 2014, and participated in a full-day regional meeting in 2013. She now plans to work toward becoming a Certified IRB Professional (CIP).