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As you were previously notified, the Northwestern University IRB Office has been diligently working to have a process in place for implementing the NIH Single IRB policy at our institution. At this time we are pleased to notify the research community that the first phase of implementation is ready for rollout. Read More »
The Department of Health and Human Services along with 15 other federal departments and agencies have delayed by six months the effective date and compliance date of the revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (also known as the Common Rule) to July 19, 2018. Read More »
Please note the eIRB+ system will undergo a software upgrade in order to incorporate functionality to comply with revised federal regulations (effective date January 19, 2018), the NIH Single IRB policy (effective date January 25, 2018) and other system improvements. Read More »
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