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Last Updated 12/24/2015
Version 1.30
Filesize 59.38 KB
Audiences HSD Staff, IRB Member, Research Participant, Researcher
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SOP Human Subjects Research


This document describes the process for determining whether an activity is human subjects research.

Change Notes

  • Related to Ver. 1.30, noted 12/24/2015 @ 06:14pm
    Replaced reference to GWAS dbGaP with Genomic Data Sharing.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.22, noted 11/22/2013 @ 11:47am
    Added 2.1.1, direction to see the SOP FDA-Regulated Research for more detailed information on their definition of human subjects research.
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.10, noted 11/01/2013 @ 11:25am
    Added reference to FDA Guidance
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.00, noted 06/28/2013 @ 09:38am
    Updated title, format and information with new SOPs
    - sherrye
  • Related to Ver. 1.00, noted 08/12/2011 @ 10:37am
    Document newly added.
    - sherrye