As the Fall season begins and leaves start changing color, this month’s article discusses the new color-coded instructions feature contained in the updated templates now available on the IRB website. Workshops on using the templates are going on now through October 7.
Also check out:
- “Things to Know” on important changes effective for INITIAL SUBMISSIONS on or after November 1, 2016
- “The CRRO Corner” on the signature line for the person obtaining consent
- “Dear IRB” on applying the new standards for additional protections to existing studies for the homeless, terminally ill, individuals with psychiatric disorder, and subjects at risk for suicide
Learn more at www.bu.edu/crtimes.
John Ennever, MD, PhD, Editor
Director, Human Research Protection Program