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July Training Opportunity: NCURA Webinars

This is a reminder about the upcoming NCURA webinars that the Office for Sponsored Programs will be live streaming this month. This session is open to all research administration staff.

NCURA Webinar - Single IRB Under the NIH Policy and Revised Common Rule

 

Date: Monday 07/10/2017
Time: 2:00-3:30pm
Location: Cambridge, Northwest Science Building, Room B101

Description: The panelists will provide an overview of the requirements of the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single IRB (sIRB) for Multi-Site

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Notice: Upcoming ecrt outage

Due to the implementation of an upcoming release, the ecrt system will be unavailable beginning at 5:00 pm on 6/30/2017 through 7/7/2017. Please note that statements that have been reopened or available will not be able to be electronically certified and payroll tasks cannot be processed during this time. Any questions or concerns should be directed to ecrt@harvard.edu. We apologize for the disruption this causes.

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6/5 NIH Notice: NIH Reminds Recipients to Submit Complete, Timely and Accurate Progress and Financial Reports

On 6/5, NIH issued a Notice (NOT-OD-17-074) reminding NIH recipients about the requirement to submit complete, timely and accurate progress and financial reports to the NIH. The Notice states:

NIH award recipients have a responsibility to submit complete, timely and accurate progress and financial reports as required by the NIH Grants Policy Statement, a term and condition of

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5/30 NIH Notice: Additional Change to the NIH/AHRQ/NIOSH Policy on Post-Submission Materials

On 5/30, NIH issued a new notice (NOT-OD-17-066) on that updates and replaces the prior NIH policy on post-submission materials:

This Notice updates and replaces the NIH, AHRQ, and NIOSH policy for post-submission materials for applications submitted for due dates on or after September 25, 2017. It expands that policy to include citations to issued patents as allowable post

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New online modules now available in the Harvard Training Portal

We are excited to announce the launch of new online learning content in the Harvard Training Portal! These online modules are recommended for anyone engaged in sponsored programs administration at the University, and can be viewed from the convenience of your desk.

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5/23 NCURA Live Webinar: Overview of the New Research Terms and Conditions

On Tuesday, May 23rd  from 2-3 p.m., NCURA will provide a live webinar explaining the new Research Terms and Conditions (RTCs) intended to implement the Uniform Guidance (2 CFR 200) and issued on March 14th, 2017 by the National Science and Technology Council’s Research Business Models Interagency Working Group. The RTCs are now available for use by federal agencies when issuing research awards.

If you would like to attend the webinar, please

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