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Research News – February 2019

The Federal Government is actively examining foreign influences on federally funded research. As a PI, you are responsible for promptly disclosing a foreign component when a significant scientific element or segment of the research is conducted outside of the U.S. and/or is supported by a foreign entity. You are also …

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Research News – January 2019

New National Institutes of Health Policy for T Grants – On November 7, 2018, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) issued a policy requiring applications for institutional training grants (T15, T32, T34, T35, T36, T37, T90/R90, TL1, TL4) must include a letter on institutional letterhead signed by a key institutional leader that …

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Research News – December 2018

Getting ready to apply for a grant and don’t know where to start? Set yourself up for success with tips from the experts at NIH. Quickly learn how to access application forms, ensure your application is a good fit for an announcement, and make an important final check of your …

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Research News – November 2018

Amanda Cashen, MD, has agreed to take on the interim role of Institutional Review Board (IRB) Executive Chair for Washington University, effective October 15, 2018. Amanda will replace Jonathan Green, MD, who left the University last month and served as Executive Chair since 2010 Click here for more information Update …

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Research News – October 2018

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) Executive Chair, Jonathan Green MD, MBA, has left the University to assume a leadership position at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). We will appoint an interim IRB Executive Chair while we conduct a national search for a new leader for this integral position Click …

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Research News – September 2018

Necessary Elements in the Fundamentals of Human Research – This 3 day course provides an introduction to the conduct of human research Click here for more information HRPO Open Forum on the New Human Subjects Research Regulations – You are invited to attend a HRPO Open Forum to discuss new …

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Research News – August 2018

NIH Mock Study Section, November 14, from 8am-1pm Click here for more information

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Research News – July 2018

Epic updates and tips for researchers Click here for more information

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Research News – June 2018

Important update on IRB fees – implementation of selected fee categories (mostly concerning circumstances where WU is the single IRB for federal grants and projects supported by non-profit and private foundation sponsors) is being placed “on hold” immediately to allow time for re-evaluation Click here for more information

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Research News – May 2018

We are pleased to announce effective immediately Washington University is in full support of the use of single IRBs for multi-site human subjects research. Click here for more information Updated process to add summer students as research team members. Click here for more information Reminders from the Missouri Department of …