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eNews re: IRB Review, April 13, 2012 - Compliance Updates

Apr 16, 2012 at 8:51am

HSD Compliance Updates

One new, and one updated guidance document help clarify and describe "research inquiries" and "out-of-window" visits.  Please read about them online in our eNews:

Inquiries and Complaints

Out-of-Window Study Visits: Reporting to the IRB is no longer required


WIRB Fee Schedule Change: Effective 6/1/2012

Increases to WIRB fees have been posted to the HSD Web site.  Read more about it here.


Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues: Request for Comment

Public comment is requested on the ethical issues raised by the ready availability of large-scale human genome sequence data, with regard to privacy and data access and the balancing of individual and societal interests.  Find out more.


New and Revised Documents

Read about the documents updated for March, 2012.


Quick Tips from HSD

What does the term "Exempt" really mean?  Read about this and some common misconceptions in our eNews.