PREP Course #2: Social Media & IRB Considerations

  • Review regulations that pertain to use of social media in research
  • Discuss use of social media for recruitment
  • Discuss use of social media in the research intervention
  • Discuss ethical concerns with the use of social media in research studies


As a result of attending this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Adhere to the regulations and IRB requirements for the involvement of social media in research studies


Michael Rossano
Nawshin Kutub, PhD
Human Research Protection Program

The Public Research Education Program (PREP) is a series of courses developed by various research support offices in conjunction with other health system offices. The courses offer CME credits and are designed to increase quality of research throughout the health system and streamline the process of conducting research.

PREP courses also aim to enhance and expand investigator capacity to conduct research. PREP courses are free and open to all Northwell Health employees, students, and volunteers. In addition, interested research collaborators and community partners are welcome to attend. Registration is required.

Light refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for this event.

Don’t forget to check out select videos of PREP courses online.

For additional information, please visit:
350 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030