by Elisa Hurley, PhD, PRIM&R education director
On October 26, 2011, PRIM&R submitted to the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) comments in response to the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) titled, "Human Subjects Research Protections: Enhancing Protections for Research Subjects and Reducing Burden, Delay, and Ambiguity for Investigators," published in the Federal Register on July 26, 2011.
In its comments, PRIM&R addressed many of the specific proposals and 74 questions embedded in the ANPRM. We also took this opportunity to highlight some broad themes that cut across specific regulatory proposals, including:
- There is a need for more robust [...] Read more
By: Wendy Tate, PSM, CIP
In my world, January is metric month.
I spent last month analyzing data from the 2010 calendar year, calculating statistics, and overlaying the information with our workflow. The result: glowing data that shows we have improved our process since last year (insert cheer here).
Inevitably, when I present this data, I will get asked the following question by my director, the VP for research, my staff, and researchers: “How do we compare to our peer institutions?” [...] Read more
The following is press release issued on June 18 by Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP)
13 Organizations Earn AAHRPP AccreditationThe Universities of Texas and California add Organizations
Washington, D.[...] Read more
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