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Vulnerable Populations in Research: A CFR Refresher for Investigators

When conducting research, some populations of research participants require special considerations. The Code of Federal Read More »

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Exempt Human Subjects Research: Pathway to Approval

Oftentimes, there is confusion surrounding with Exempt research and the requirements for IRB or institutional Read More »

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Sorting out Single IRB Review: What Investigators Need to Know at MHRI

In recent years, there has been an increasing trend toward the use of a single Read More »

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MedStar Welcomes James Boscoe as Office of Research Integrity Director

James (Jim) Boscoe has joined MedStar Health Research Institute as the Director of Office of Read More »

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Revised Common Rule: What the Changes Mean to Your Research

The Revised Common Rule went into effect on January 21, 2019. The Office of Research Integrity Read More »

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Launching this Month: Georgetown – MedStar IRB System

Georgetown University and MedStar Health have decided to jointly invest in a new IRB software Read More »

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Federal Agencies Announces Delay to Common Rule Revisions

On June 18, 2018, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other federal Read More »

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Federal Agencies Announce a Notice of Proposed Rule Making Proposing Additional Delay in Common Rule Revisions

On January 19, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other federal Read More »

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NIH Single IRB Review Requirement

Multi-site research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are required to use Read More »

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Updated Training Requirements from the MHRI Office of Research Integrity

The MHRI Office of Research Integrity has been reviewing CITI training requirements for investigators and Read More »

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