Aug 20, 2018 12:00 PMIRB 8

IRB Conference Room 3800 Spruce Street Suite 151

Aug 23, 2018 11:45 AMIRB 2

9025 Maloney HUP

Aug 29, 2018 11:00 AMIRB 5

8030 Maloney HUP

Sep 05, 2018 11:00 AMIRB 7

8030 Maloney HUP

Sep 07, 2018 10:00 AMIRB 3

9025 Maloney HUP

Sep 10, 2018 11:45 AMIRB 1

IRB Conference Room
3800 Spruce Street Suite 151

Sep 11, 2018 4:00 PMIRB 6

Cheston Conference Room Pennsylvania Hosp.

Sep 17, 2018 12:00 PMIRB 8

IRB Conference Room
3800 Spruce Street Suite 151

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Jul 19, 2018 4:15 PMImplementation of New Common Rule Regulations

On July 19, 2018, the Federal Government implemented a delay in the revised regulations governing human subjects research known as the Common Rule. The revised Common Rule effective date is now January 21, 2019.

May 14, 2018 3:45 PMClinical Research Resource Feasibility Assessment Tool

May 07, 2018 3:45 PMUPenn Human Research Protections Program Navigation Tool

Feb 06, 2018 6:45 PMUpdated IRB Determination Letter Templates

In alignment with last year’s release of the Reliance Agreement letter template with no IRB administrator signature, the IRB has new letter templates for the following determinations:

Jan 18, 2018 6:45 PMCommon Rule Change Implementation Delay

 The government has announced a 6-month delay in the implementation of the revised Common Rule. The revised implementation date is July 19, 2018.  The process of submission to the IRB and review/approval will continue unchanged until this date.  

Dec 01, 2017 3:00 PMThe IRB office will be closed during the Winter Holiday (12/23/2017 through 1/1/2018)

Submissions received after 12/18/2017 will likely not be processed until after we return from the Winter Holiday break. Please be mindful of expiration dates for your protocols and submit accordingly, as there is no guarantee that items submitted after 12/18/2017 will be checked/assigned/reviewed

Oct 30, 2017 9:00 AMExpanded Access: FDA Describes Efforts to Ease Application Process

Sep 11, 2017 11:30 AMNotice of Changes to NIH Policy for Issuing Certificates of Confidentiality (CoC)

To increase the protection of privacy of research participants, as of October 1, 2017, NIH funded researchers who are who are collecting identifiable, sensitive information as part of their NIH funded research will automatically be issued a CoC as part of the term and condition of their awa

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IRB Educational Series Archive - Click here to reference slides presented at various IRB trainings

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