As previously announced, beginning September 19, 2016 any new study submitted for IRB review will be required to have scientific review completed and documented. All clinical research conducted at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill involving greater than … Continued
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The IRB has posted an updated Statement of Compliance.
The IRB guidance titled “How to Request a Reliance Agreement” has been updated July 1, 2016, as follows: Page 5 – Previously the IRB has only required a CV or resume for individual investigators; this requirement has been extended to … Continued
The IRB may experience delays in processing time. Recent changes in staffing have impacted the time it takes to review and approve submissions. We appreciate your patience while we get through this transition. Click here for guidance on how to … Continued
The IRB guidance titled “How to Request a Reliance Agreement” was revised June 15, 2016, as follows: Page 1 – Fogarty Global Fellows has been added to the table specifying coverage by the UNC IRB and PI privileges. Page 2- Additional … Continued
The IRB guidance document entitled, “How to Request a Reliance Agreement” has been updated. This document provides step-by-step instructions for requesting reliance agreements (i.e., IIA, IAA), including information about when agreements should be requested. To obtain a copy of the … Continued
The Office of Human Research Ethics (OHRE) has moved to a new location: the second floor of 720 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill. Our previous office at 105 Mason Farm Road is closed.
OHRE welcomes our new Director, Elizabeth Kipp Campbell, Ph. D., CIP. Dr. Kipp Campbell comes to us from Purdue University, where she served as Director of the Human Research Protection Program. She received her Ph. D. from Pennsylvania State University in … Continued
The Radiation Safety Committee (RSC) has determined that five (5) or less of the following scans/x-rays represent no greater than minimal risk and therefore do not require review and approval by the RSC (i.e., you do not need to complete … Continued
The Online Submission Guide has been substantially updated and expanded.