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eNews re: IRB Review, April 30, 2013

Apr 30, 2013 at 2:18pm

Many HSD Changes Coming Soon!

HSD will be implementing many policy, procedure, and form changes in the next six months.  Read more about this month's changes in our eNews.


NEW POLICY: Release of Certain Types of Funding

Easier and faster access to funding for certain types of awards.  Read about the change from Limited Activities Determination to Delayed Onset Human Research in our eNews.


HSD Office Closed for Training

The HSD Office will be closed for staff training on May 20, 2013.  Read more detail in our eNews.


WIRB Related Changes

Read more about improvments and additional tools to help researchers.


Conditional Approval: An Audit Issue

A recent federal audit of the UW IRB found that the IRBs were inappropriately granting Conditional Approal to studies that should instead have been Deferred. Read the details about how this will affect you.


Quick Tips from HSD

This months Quick Tips is on "Exculpatory Language."  Read it in our eNews, or two tabs over on our home page under "Quick Tips".


New and Revised Documents

HSD typically uploads new and revised documents at the end of the month unless there is an urgent need.  Read all about April's updates here.