The Department of Health and Human Services and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies are extending by 30 days the comment period on the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM). The new comment period deadline is January 6, 2016.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies have announced proposed revisions to modernize, strengthen, and make more effective the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects that was promulgated as a Common Rule in 1991. A Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) was published in the Federal Register on September 8, 2015 (PDF 1063 KB). Read more about Seeking Comments on the Proposed Changes to the Common Rule
The CUHS office staff will be attending the annual IRB national conference that will be held Thursday, November 12th through Sunday, November 15th. We will do our best to keep abreast of any time-sensitive issues however there will be a delay in response during this time. Should you require immediate attention, please contact the CUHS main office line at (617) 496-2847 or email@example.com. Read more about Limited CUHS Staff Availability – November 12 – 15
After the October 16-19 upgrade of ESTR, there will be several important new features and functions, including a new process for faculty sponsors to provide assurance, improved communication options, the ability for study staff to edit submitted applications, etc. Read more
Harvard Information Security is now offering a unique opportunity to answer your security questions and provide security consulting. “Snacks with Security” is an informal 90 minute open office session designed for you to drop in, have a snack, and get answers to your security questions.