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eNews re: IRB Review, February 21, 2012

Feb 24, 2012 at 2:04pm

Signature Policy Change

A revision to the HSD Signature Policy should ease the burden of obtaining the original ink signatures on forms. The exception to this new policy is the UW Confidentiality Agreement.

Read all the details in the eNews online.

Expiring Approvals in Principle

If you have an Approval in Principle (AIP) that is expiring, you will need to submit either a full IRB Application, or apply for a Limited Activities Determination (LAD).

Read more in the eNews

WIRB Updates the Initial Review Submission Forms

WIRB's initial review submission forms have been revised and are available for use on their website.  The new version will be required March 1, 2012.

New Staff at HSD

Over the past several months, HSD has been lucky enough to fill several vacant positions with a great group of people.  Read more about them in the eNews.

New and Revised Documents

Read about the documents updated with the revised Signature Policy, and some helpful formatting updates to our Federalwide Assurance documents.

Quick Tips from HSD

Classroom Research Project?  Learn about when student research does not need to come to the IRB in our online eNews.