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Apr 26, 2019

A work group was convened to discuss the participation cost language in the consent template, and institution-wide expectations for research participation cost coverage when a research participant is billed for research related activities that will not be covered by the study, sponsor, or insurance.

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Apr 25, 2019

The HRPP has changed the requirements for certain types of research that use the short form method of consent

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Mar 25, 2019

Prof. Michael Oakes of the School of Public Health (SPH) was appointed associate vice president for research.

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Feb 15, 2019

The Board of Regents approved an updated policy for Research Involving Human Participants.

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Dec 10, 2018

The IRB provided an overview of the revised Common Rule and how to prepare for the regulatory changes in January 2019. Listen to the recording to learn more about the revisions that go into affect on January 21, 2019.

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Jun 13, 2018

Vice President for Research Allen Levine has appointed Michelle Biros, M.D., to serve as deputy institutional official for biomedical studies for the University of Minnesota’s Institutional Review Board, effective May 1, 2018.

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May 3, 2018

On April 20, 2018, OHRP proposed an additional delay to the Revised Common Rule. If finalized, the Revised Common Rule would require institutions to continue to comply with the requirements of the current Common Rule until January 21, 2019. This would be a six-month delay of the effective and compliance date of July 19, 2018.

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Apr 4, 2018

See updates to the Toolkit for the month of March.

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Apr 4, 2018

Protecting research participants is the responsibility of everyone within an organization and is not limited to the Institutional Review Board (IRB). The Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) committee has a mission to collaborate in the development, coordination, and evaluation of the University’s HRPP.

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Jan 29, 2018

Based on feedback from the research community and recent regulatory changes, we have updated and enhanced several HRPP Toolkit documents.

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