Research Ethics Day 2020 Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda

8:30 a.m.  

Welcome and Introductions        

Moderator: Susan M. Wolf, JD, McKnight Presidential Professor of Law, Medicine & Public Policy; Faegre Baker Daniels Professor of Law; Professor of Medicine; Chair, Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences, University of Minnesota

Joan T.A. Gabel, JD, President, University of Minnesota 

8:45 a.m. 

The Data Challenge: Collecting, Storing & Managing Data Responsibly         

Moderator: Christopher J. Cramer, PhD, Vice President for Research; Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota

Dina N. Paltoo, PhD, MPH, Assistant Director for Policy Development, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH)          

Q & A

9:45 a.m.

Creating and Managing Big Data in 21st Century Research: Ethical Issues

Moderator: Susan M. Wolf, JD 

Constantin Aliferis, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine; Director, Institute for Health Informatics; Chief Research Informatics Officer, University of Minnesota 

Sameer Badlani, MD, FACP, Chief Information Officer, M Health Fairview

Q & A

10:45 a.m.

Sharing Data Responsibly with Researchers, Citizen Scientists & Participants

Moderator: Milton Eder, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Director, Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health (CEARCH), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), University of Minnesota

Michelle N. Meyer, JD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Translational Bioethics & Health Care Policy; Associate Director for Research Ethics, Geisinger Health System

11:45 a.m.                       



Panel Discussion

Moderator: Douglas Yee, MD, John H. Kersey Chair in Cancer Research; Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology; Director, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

The speakers will join these panelists for a panel discussion with the audience:

Wendy Pradt Lougee, MS, MA, McKnight Presidential Professor; University Librarian and Dean of Libraries, University of Minnesota 

Sue Abderholden, MPH, Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Minnesota; Member, Community Oversight Board, Office of the Vice President for Research, University of Minnesota 

Sameer Badlani, MD, FACP, Chief Information Officer, M Health Fairview

Michael J. Dockry, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources; Affiliate Faculty Member, American Indian Studies Department, University of Minnesota

Vipin Kumar, PhD, Regents Professor and William Norris Endowed Chair, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University of Minnesota

1:25 p.m. 

Closing Remarks

Susan M. Wolf, JD

1:30 p.m.