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Meet & Greet Reception
Take some time out of your busy schedule to enjoy some snacks, beverages, and conversation with the IRB Learn More »
Meet the IRB
Staff from left to right:  Melissa Miklos, Judy Navratil, Linda Banks, Tom Carey, Erin Grabowski, Terry McKaveney, Learn More »
Qualtrics Survey System
The University of Pittsburgh has obtained a site license for the Qualtrics survey system which is available for all Learn More »


Research Coordinator Orientation Program (October 6-7)
If you are a new research coordinator, we highly recommend you attend this two-day workshop. The program covers the basic concepts required to successfully coordinate a research study and provides an overview of the research resources and regulatory requirements. Learn More »
Reminder about CITI expiration dates
CITI training courses expire every 3 years and CITI will send e-mail reminders 90 days before your courses expire.  It is important to note that the reminders are sent directly by CITI and are not spam messages. Learn More »
New NIH Policy for Genomic Data Sharing
NIH has released a policy for Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) which requires investigators to incorporate a genomic data sharing plan in the ‘resource sharing’ section of their application.  This policy applies to proposals and applications submitted after January 25, 2015. Learn More »



Parental Permission Perspectives: Possibilities to Ponder

When conducting research with children, additional requirements must be considered.  This includes assent, parental permission and the use of technology to conduct research activities.  Join us... Melissa Miklos, Judy Navratil Tuesday, October 06, 2:00 PM EDT 2015 Learn More »

IRB Meet & Greet Reception

Take this opportunity to network with your colleagues from the IRB Office.  Share information on available resources and discuss strategies to improve IRB submissions: 

Wednesday, October 14, 12:00 PM EDT 2015 Learn More »
Annual IRB Internet Seminar

Mark your calendar and more information to follow...

Anind Dey, PhD, Director and Professor, Human-Computer Interaction Institute, Carnegie Mellon University Friday, October 30, 12:00 PM EDT 2015 Learn More »