ESTR Update Scheduled for 6:00pm ET Thursday, April 27

April 14, 2017

ESTR will be offline for a configuration update on Thursday, April 27 from 6:00pm ET to approximately 7:00pm ET. With this release, Harvard is adding some configurations to support IRB review, along with policy-based updates.  Release highlights include:

  • SmartForm revisions to clarify prompts and requirements around interest reporting and listing study team members.
  • Activity and workpsace updates to support IRB staff in the review process.
  • Updated PI and Faculty Sponsor assurance to further clairify requirements assocaited with interest reporting and use of non-English study materials.
  • Template, Form, Checklist and Worksheet revisions.

Please see below attachment ESTR Update Overview for a brief overview of changes that are most pertinent to our research community.  For an overview of all system changes (applicable to researchers and IRB staff) please visit →


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