The National Institutes of Heath (NIH) policy on Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training takes effect January 1, 2017.
This policy establishes the expectation that all NIH-funded investigators and staff who are involved in the conduct, oversight, or management of clinical trials should be trained in Good Clinical Practice (GCP), consistent with principles of the International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) E6 (R2).
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is extending the effective date of the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research from May 25, 2017, to September 25, 2017.
Undergraduate students at Harvard are encouraged to become deeply involved in the research life of the University. There is a vast array of opportunities for students at all experience levels to participate in academic inquiry, from research assistantships to independent projects. Read more about Undergraduate Research and Course Projects
To help undergraduates properly prepare to conduct research, the IRB will offer training in the fall of 2016 (for spring and summer 2017 projects). This training is designed to help you develop a proposal that minimizes risk and to guide you on completing templates for the protocol and informed consent documents.
Research Ethics training seminars for undergraduates will be offered on the following dates:
Monday, November 28, 4:00-5:30pm, Harvard Hall 102