Have you been keeping up with PRIM&R in the news? Here are some recent articles written or contributed to by PRIM&R’s executive director, Elisa A. Hurley, PhD, regarding lab animal oversight and the revised Common Rule. Read more
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What makes feedback on a proposed NIH policies useful? How can you be more effective in shaping biomedical research policy? Get the insider's guide from NIH Associate Director for Science Policy Carrie D. Wolinetz, PhD, in this cross-post from Under the Poliscope. Read more
On March 1, 2017, PRIM&R held a day-long Ethics of Data Access, Use, and Sharing for Human Subjects Research Workshop in partnership with the Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard University (MRCT Center). I am pleased to announce that the proceedings and other information from the day are now available on PRIM&R’s website. Read more
On December 13, 2016, President Obama signed into law the 21st Century Cures Act. Passed as the Cures Act, the sweeping law aims to foster innovation, reduce administrative burdens, and otherwise enhance the nation’s approach to healthcare, medicine, and research. Read more
Update: The Office of the Federal Register pre-published the revisions to the Common Rule on January 18.
There has been a lot of anticipation and uncertainty in the research oversight community during the 16 months since the release of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to revise the Common Rule. We learned last week that the process is, in the final days of the Obama Administration, officially moving forward.
On January 4, a revised Common Rule Read more