PathLAKE webinar: Research Ethics Committee Review of AI projects

June 2, 2021


PathLAKE will be hosting a webinar as part of the AI Centres of Excellence ethics in imaging series. Their webinar “Research Ethics Committee Review of AI projects: what REC members need to know and training needs” will be held on Thursday 22nd July 1300 – 1430.

The schedule

Tom Sorell (Warwick) – Introduction: Are some of the ethical issues raised by data lakes new or unusual?

Clare Verrill (Oxford) – Report on a survey of experiences of REC review

Will Navaie (NHS Health Research Authority) – How can we streamline the regulatory system for data-driven research?

Responses from REC members and general discussion

Please let Shannon O’Brien (PathLAKE Administrator; shannon.o’ if you wish to attend.

This webinar is part of a series of informal online seminars to exchange ideas, create debate and look for common themes, challenges and solutions across the centres.

The meetings are aimed at centre staff and themed around practical scenarios.

The aim is to identify common training needs and create basic competency in ethical topics to enable staff to critically review research proposals and discuss participation with the public.

Future seminars 

  • iCAIRD – Topic TBC – 16th September 1300 – 1430 
  • Kings AI Centre – Topic TBC  18th November 1300 – 1430

Previous seminars