The final revisions to the Common Rule (Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects) will now become effective on July 19, 2018 due to the DHHS decision to delay the implementation date. Click the link for the full OHRP announcement on this Interim Final Rule.
SMART IRB is just one of the possiblities available for Single IRB Review. Learn about the processes that are in place for Pitt to serve as the Single IRB or to accept the review of another institution’s IRB at http://hrpo.pitt.edu/reliance-agreementssingle-irb-review
The University of Pittsburgh Human Research Protection Program has been awarded Full Accreditation from the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc. (AAHRPP) for the next five years. The Human Research Protection Office would like to extend our thanks to the University Research Community for your assistance during the reaccreditation process and your continuing commitment to research excellence.
Researchers can request any service through firstname.lastname@example.org. A HRPO representative can present to your class, consult with you, help you organize your protocol for submission and much more. Questions submitted through email@example.com will be answered within 24 hours.
Patty Orndoff RN, MEd, CIP
Manager, Technology & Instructional Design