Making investigators’ lives a little easier – see May CR TIMES for IRB changes

May 31st, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

In this month’s Feature Article, Investigators will welcome the new reduced requirements under the heading, “Equivalent Protections”, for minimal risk human research studies which do not have to follow federal regulations. There are also additional important administrative changes which will impact your INSPIR submissions.

Also check out:

- “Things to Know” on an interface between VelosCT and INSPIR II
– “The CRRO Corner” on documenting subject study visits
– “Dear IRB” on how former BUMC/BMC researchers can continue research activities when they move to another institution

Learn more at

John Ennever, MD, PhD, Editor
Director, Human Research Protection Program

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine