SEATTLE, WA (April 8, 2014): Quorum Review IRB, the industry leader in central IRB services, announces today their Regulatory Attorney, Mitchell E. Parrish, JD, RAC, CIP, as a presenter at AAHRPP’s 2014 Conference. The event takes place April 23-25, 2014 at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mr. Parrish’s presentation, “Reviewing Research Involving Medical Devices,” is held at 1:15 PM on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The discussion will focus on ethics review for medical device research. Of the topic, Mr. Parrish says, “I am eager to present on the topic of medical devices. This area of clinical research has unique regulatory challenges, and I hope to share some useful insights from the IRB perspective.”
Mr. Parrish is a Regulatory Attorney for Quorum Review, where he provides legal counsel on regulatory issues and FDA requirements associated with research and development of medical products. Mr. Parrish is a member of the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society, Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, American Association of Corporate Counsel, and Washington State Bar Association. He is also a Certified IRB Professional (CIP) and guest lectures for the Masters of Science Program in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs at the University of Washington. Prior to Quorum, Mr. Parrish served as Regulatory Counsel for Western IRB and as a Regulatory Consultant for the National Cancer Institute.
AAHRPP, the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc., is a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit accrediting body that uses a voluntary, peer-driven, educational model to ensure that human research subject programs meet rigorous standards for quality and protection. Their annual conference draws legal experts and medical professionals from across the clinical and academic research spectrums.
Tags: AAHRPP, Biomedical Regulatory Affairs, clinical research, human subject research, IRB, Marriott Hotel, medical devices, Mitchell Parrish, National Cancer Institute, Quorum Review IRB, Regulatory Attorney, Salt Lake City, University of Washington, Utah, Western IRB