HRPO Seminar: Consent Language, Data and Specimen Sharing, and Recruitment

June 20, 2018 -

10:00pm to 11:00pm

Learn about the Do's and Don'ts when creating your consent document. Words do matter and too often restrictive wording and promises to destroy the data/specimens are included in the consent form. This presentation will discuss best practices in crafting a consent suitable for sharing.  This session will also cover was to best approach and recruit subjects:

  • Consent Language to Include and Avoid
  • Data Use Agreements and Consent verification
  • Current vs Past consent language
  • Genomic Data Sharing  
  • Acceptable Approaches for Recruitment

Please submit advance questions or comments to


Jean Barone, CIP - Director, HRPO
Melissa Miklos, MSL, CIP - Associate Director, HRPO

Location and Address

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Rangos Conference Center A-B-C

4401 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224