Newsletter Archives

Fall 2021

In This Issue:

  • Using REDCap in Tracking and Evaluation of Occupational Health for an Animal Care and Use Program
  • IRBNet: Updating Your User Profile
  • Educational Outreach for Clinical Research Staff
  • 2021-2022 Responsible Conduct of Research Training Update and Registration
  • Travel Laptop Loaner Program
  • Online Training Available for Shipping of Biological Substances and Dry Ice
  • Questions and Answers Corner

Spring 2021

Inside This Issue:

  • IRB and Continuing Review for Minimal Risk Projects 
  • Human Subjects Research:  Considerations for Audio/Video Recording
  • New Policy on Non-medical Controlled Substances Research
  • International Collaborations and Disclosures
  • Laboratory Research: Coats and Gloves
  • RCR Policy Update
  • Articles of Interest

Fall 2020

Inside This Issue:

  • Responsible Conduct of Research Training During Covid-19 Pandemic 
  • Tips for Presenting Scientific Images with Integrity
  • USA's New Policy Library
  • International Research: Considering Export Controls at the Proposal Stage
  • Export License and Export Filing Requirements: Russia, China and Venezuela
  • Working with Viral Vectors
  • New Clinical Trials Webpage
  • Investigational New Drug Guidance for Investigators
  • Articles of Interest 

Summer 2020

Inside This Issue:

  • COVID-19 and Regulatory Research Activities 
  • When a Research Subject Cannot Physically
    Sign Informed Consent
  • Documenting the Informed Consent Process
  • Export Control Research

Spring, 2019

Inside This Issue:

  • Human Subjects Research and Revised Common Rule
  • IRB Policies and Procedures
  • We Can Help By Speaking With Your Class About IRB
  • New Autoclave SOP
  • National Science Foundation Policy on Harassment
  • Responsible Conduct of Training Series is Still in Progress!
  • Hosting Visitors from Embargoed Countries
  • Items of Interest
  • Office of Research Compliance and Assurance: Committees and Programs

Summer, 2018

Inside This Issue:

  • 2018 Common Rule Burden-Reducing Provisions
  • IRBNet and Updated Feature: Human Subjects Research
  • Receiving/Purchasing Materials for Research?
  • Export Control: Quick Tips
  • New Biosafety Training Requirements
  • NSF Notice 144: Sexual Harassment
  • Reminder: Clinical Research Investigators: RCR Colloquia
  • Office of Research Integrity (ORI) Spring 2018 Newsletter
  • Food and Drug Administration: Research Subject Compensation
  • DHHS Office of Human Research Protections Workshop on Informed Consent 

Spring, 2018

Inside This Issue:

  • New Informed Consent Templates
  • Healthcare Operations:  Research vs. Quality Improvement
  • Update on Common Rule
  • New Export Control Training Module
  • Reminder:  NSF Responsible Conduct of Research Training Requirement 
  • Items of Interest 

Winter, 2018

Inside This Issue:

  • Common Rule 2018 Updates
  • Recap:  NIH Policy Changes
  • NIH Changes to Certificate of Confidentiality
  • NIH Policy:  Single IRB for Multi-Site Research Studies
  • 2017-2018 Responsible Conduct of Research Training Series
  • Updates and New Information

Summer, 2017

Inside This Issue:

  • IRB Submission:  Getting Started
  • Involvement in Clinical Research:  For Non-Healthcare Providers
  • Western IRB (WIRB) Submission Now Live
  • Clinical Research Fundamentals Training
  • Clinical Trials Module
  • Welcome New Staff
  • QA/QI Program
  • Observing Informed Consent Process
  • Conducting Research Responsibly:  Data Management Practices