HRPO Seminar: Consent Language Does Affect Your Ability to Share Data/Specimens

February 13, 2018 -

12:00pm to 1:00pm


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 be discuss best practices and address the following topics:

  • Consent Language to Include and Avoid
  • Defining Data
  • Data Use Agreements and Consent verification
  • Current vs Past consent language
  • Genomic Data Sharing ¬†

Please submit advance questions or comments to


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

Location and Address

Biomedical Science Tower South, Room S120
220 Darragh Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213