SLU Collaborative

2020 Spring SLU Collaborative

2020 Spring Virtual SLU Collaborative Seminar Series: Research with Human Subjects

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 4-5pm PT

Experts from UW Medicine, Allen Institute, and Fred Hutch presented a virtual seminar on the processes, challenges, and unique insights from basic research with human subjects.


  • Troy Torgerson, MD, PhD, Director of Experimental Immunology, Allen Institute for Immunology
  • Christopher H. Goss, MD, MS, FCCP, Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine and Professor, Pediatrics, University of Washington; Associate Medical Director, Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutics Development Network
    University of Washington
  • Parth Shah, PharmD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences Division and Assistant Professor, Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research (HICOR), Fred Hutch


  • 4:00-4:05 pm: Introduction
  • 4:05-4:20pm: Troy Torgerson, Allen Institute: The preposterous idea of studying the human immune system… in humans
  • 4:20-4:35pm: Christopher H. Goss, University of Washington: Addressing challenges and barriers for clinical research during the Coronavirus pandemic: experience in cystic fibrosis
  • 4:35-4:50pm: Parth Shah, Fred Hutch: Human subjects research in community pharmacies
  • 4:50-5:00pm: Q&A with all speakers