Informed Consent

May 15, 2019 (Noon–1 p.m. ET)


Obstetric and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics Branch (OPPTB), Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act, NICHD  




For this webinar, Donna L. Snyder, M.D., will cover the foundations and mandatory and optional elements of informed consent. She also will discuss the obtaining of consent/assent from vulnerable subjects, reasonably foreseeable risks, and the regulations governing informed consent.

Dr. Snyder is a pediatric ethicist and team lead in the Office of Pediatric Therapeutics in the Office of the Commissioner at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.


George Giacoia, OPPTB, NICHD
Phone: 301–496–5589

Please note: Views expressed during NICHD-sponsored events do not necessarily reflect the opinions or the official positions of NICHD, NIH, or HHS.
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