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Undergraduate Research Ethics Training

November 22, 2021

The Undergraduate Research Training Program (URTP) is a comprehensive platform to create better prepared undergraduate researchers. As part of the program, in-person training sessions are held at various dates throughout the academic year. The in-person training sessions are an alternative to the standard online CITI training. The sessions have been developed with students in mind: they are 90 minutes in...

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Fall 2021 Undergraduate Research Training Dates Announced

October 5, 2021

All Fall 2021 “in-person” sessions will be held by Zoom. Follow the links below to the Harvard Training Portal to sign up for a session. Sign up will close one business day before the session and a Zoom link will be sent by email to all confirmed attendees at that time.

Date: October 27, 2021 (Wednesday)
Time: 4:30-6pm
Location: Zoom (link to follow)

Please sign up for the October 27th training by clicking ...

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Annual Renewal – Might be Your Data Plan, Not Your IRB Submission.

July 8, 2021

According to the Harvard Research Data Security Policy (HRDSP), when a data plan is assessed by an Information Security Reviewer, an expiry date will be assigned to each submission in the Research Safety Application (also known as the “Safety” tab). Accordingly, researchers are responsible for renewing their data plan before the assigned expiry date.

 

Recently, the IRB office has been seeing researchers confuse the renewal of their data plan...

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