Career Development Webinar - Where's the REB GPS? Navigating the Research Ethics Review System for Research Involving Aboriginal Peoples

Date: 
19 November 2012

Career Development Webinar
Where's the REB GPS? Navigating the Research Ethics Review System for
Research Involving Aboriginal Peoples
Association of Polar Early Career Scientists

Tuesday, 20 November 2012 at 5:00 p.m. GMT

For further information, please go to:
http://tinyurl.com/2012APECS-Webinars

For questions, please email:
webinars@apecs.is

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The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) announces the
seventh webinar in the Fall 2012 Career Development Webinar Series,
scheduled for Tuesday, 20 November 2012 at 5:00 p.m. GMT. For
information about alternate time zones, please see:
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html.

This week's webinar is entitled "Where's the REB GPS? Navigating the
Research Ethics Review System for Research Involving Aboriginal
Peoples." It will be presented by Julie Bull of the University of New
Brunswick and NunatuKavut Community Council. Current changes to the
governance of research involving Aboriginal peoples has left some
researchers confused and unsure how to proceed in the right way when
working with Aboriginal communities. This webinar will provide an
overview of the complexities of research ethics for research involving
aboriginal peoples within the current Canadian structure and offer
suggestions of how to navigate the system for students and junior
researchers. This webinar will give a summary of current practices and
provide recommendations about how to meaningfully engage communities
in research.

The full schedule of future webinars is available at:
http://tinyurl.com/2012APECS-Webinars.

TO RESERVE A SPOT FOR THE WEBINAR
To reserve a spot in the webinar, please follow the "Register For
Webinar" link at: http://tinyurl.com/2012APECS-Webinars.

TO ATTEND THE WEBINAR
Each webinar will be conducted using the GoToWebinar platform. To
register in advance or join a webinar in session, go to
http://apecs.is/webinars, select a webinar and click on the "Register
For Webinar" link on the right side of the table. To attend a webinar a
computer or smartphone and an internet connection are needed. A headset
or headphones and a built-in microphone are recommended but not
required. Webcams and telephones will not be used in the presentations
and are not needed to participate.

This webinar series is possible due to the support of the High North
Academy, and GoToWebinar has been provided as an in-kind contribution
from Bredbandsfylket.

For tutorials and further information, please go to:
http://tinyurl.com/2012APECS-Webinars.

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