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 Research, which is effective September 25, 2017, and associated guidance, FAQs, and resources. sIRB requirements under the recently revised Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (Common Rule) will also be discussed.

Registration: To register for this session, please visit the OSP Training Calendar here.

NCURA Webinar - The Revised Common Rule: New Opportunities and Challenges

 

Date: Wednesday 07/12/2017
Time: 2:00-3:30pm
Location: Cambridge, Northwest Science Building, Room B101

Description: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) released revised human subjects regulations, known as the "Common Rule," on January 19, 2017, following a lengthy rulemaking process. The updated rule includes a number of welcome changes and omits many of the most controversial proposed changes. Concerns remain, however, with some elements of the revised rule and their implications with respect to administrative burden and human subjects protections.

Registration: To register for this session, please visit the OSP Training Calendar here.

Session Leaders: Sara Bible, Stanford University / Lisa Nichols, Council on Governmental Relations (COGR) / Martha Jones, Washington University in St. Louis / Kerry Peluso, Emory University

We encourage you to take advantage of these training sessions. Please contact Katelyn_Lippman@harvard.edu with any questions.

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