Education/Training Programs

The Office for Human Research Studies (OHRS), Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo provides various kinds of information to those who wish to learn biomedical ethics with focus on research ethics, and offers a range of education/training seminars for those who aspire to be a research ethics specialist.

【For Practitioners】FY 2018 Training Session for Members of Research Ethics Committees and Institutional Review Boards

OHRS offers a training session for members of research ethics committees and administrative staff all over the nation.

Date
Friday, March 8, 2019
Venue
School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo (Hongo Campus)
Presented by
School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo and University Hospital

【For Practitioners】Invitation to Research Ethics Seminar by Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo

The Research Ethics Seminar has two parts; one for first-time participants and one for renewal participants. It covers from the basics to more advanced topics, including current issues, research misconducts, conflict of interest and practical applications.

Venue
Tetsumon Memorial Hall, Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building (14th floor), the University of Tokyo

【For Practitioners】Invitation to Human Research Studies/Medical Ethics and Research Ethics Education and Training (Seminar)

Department of Biomedical Ethics, Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, provides an introductory seminar for students and practitioners who are interested in biomedical ethics. This is a good opportunity to learn the basics of biomedical ethics in a short time.

【For Students & Practitioners】Learning Biomedical Ethics: Guide to Graduate School

Department of Biomedical Ethics conducts research and educational activities on ethical and philosophical theories as the basis of healthcare-related policy making and ethical decisions in clinical settings. Here is information on admission and much more for those who are interested in biomedical ethics and studying at graduate school.

【For Students & Practitioners】Introduction of Research Ethics Specialist

Research Ethics Specialist is a profession dedicated to protecting the health, rights and dignity of study participants and to facilitating ethically appropriate studies by researchers.

Main Missions
1)Office work management at the Office for Human Research Studies (Office for Research Ethics Support)
2)Supporting activities in response to preliminary consultations by researchers on study implementation
3)Services for smooth operation of the Research Ethics Committee
4)Supports to research activities and presentation of the results
5)Planning and implementation of seminars and research activities on research ethics
6)Other supporting activities for researchers focusing on research ethics