Did you know that you can close research studies that are still in data analysis if the data set is stripped of identifiers? It is mutually beneficial to you and the IRB to close out studies which no longer require IRB oversight. This month’s Feature Article will guide you in determining which of your studies qualify for closure.
Also check out :
- “The CRRO Corner” for October training opportunities in Clinical Research
- “Dear IRB” about using Facebook as a recruitment tool
- “Things to Know” about major changes to the continuing review process beginning November
Learn more at www.bu.edu/crtimes.
Thomas J. Moore, MD, Editor