Speaker: Shaun Treweek, two other speakers to be confirmed
Faculty, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School (venue to be confirmed)
A workshop on Studies Within A Trial (SWATs). The workshop will run from 12:30-2pm with a format along the lines of:
(1) 20 minute introduction to SWATs and why they are important
(2) 20 minute presentation of a particular SWAT
(3) 15 minute commentary from an IRB person on questions they would have about the SWAT [presenter to be confirmed] (4) 15 minute commentary from an ethicist on what they see as some of the larger ethical themes/issues around SWATs [presenter to be confirmed] (5) Open discussion with whatever time is left.