Office of Research Administration
       Professional Development

Office of Research Administration Courses are open to all Jeffersonians. Space is limited; advance registration is required.

Below are all the courses currently being offered by Office of Research Administration.

JEFFTRIAL TRAINING VIDEO can be found at: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/human_research/irb/jeffTrial/JeffTrialTrainingVideos.html
Please note: this training is for researchers doing non-oncology research only. Oncology researchers must contact Sylvia O'Neill at Sylvia.Oneill@jefferson.edu for separate training.

COMMUNITY OF SCIENCE/PIVOT is a research tool to identify grants and other funding opportunities. It is especially helpful in collating NON-FEDERAL funds. Visit the Pivot homepage and click "Sign Up." After setting up your account, feel free to try out the advanced search tools or consult training materials. Please contact Gary.Kaplan@jefferson.edu if you have any problems using Pivot or you'd just like some tips for crafting better searches. Gary invites anyone to make an appointment to come to his office if they would like hands-on assistance.

Shipping Training
Instructor: Sue Gotta, MS
Date: 11/17/2014
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Location: 1622 Edison
(Register for this workshop)
This training is for anyone who ships infectious materials (pathogens, human tissues, or blood, etc), whether research or clinically related. It is based on IATA's "Dangerouse Goods Regulations", 55th edition. An exam is given at the end of the course.

Lab Safety Training
Instructor: Sue Gotta, MS
Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 10:00am – 12:15pm
Location: 1622 Edison
(Register for this workshop)
This training is designed to supplement the mandatory HealthStream courses. Information provided will highlight the various standards as well as provide insights into general laboratory safety.

Shipping Training
Instructor: Sue Gotta, MS
Date: 12/3/2014
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Location: 1622 Edison
(Register for this workshop)
This training is for anyone who ships infectious materials (pathogens, human tissues, or blood, etc), whether research or clinically related. It is based on IATA's "Dangerouse Goods Regulations", 55th edition. An exam is given at the end of the course.

Lab Safety Training
Instructor: Sue Gotta, MS
Date: 12/17/2014
Time: 10:00am – 12:15pm
Location: 1622 Edison
(Register for this workshop)
This training is designed to supplement the mandatory HealthStream courses. Information provided will highlight the various standards as well as provide insights into general laboratory safety.