IMPORTANT: This article was updated on January 18, 2018, to reflect an extension on Common Rule implementation.
Substantial revisions to the federal regulations for the protection of human participants in research (Common Rule) that were scheduled for implementation on January 19, 2018 have been delayed until July 19, 2018.
These changes will apply to all new studies submitted for IRB determination or review on or after July 19, 2018.
Note: The revised Common Rule does NOT apply to FDA-regulated or human subjects research supported by the Department of Justice.
- What does this mean for GT researchers?
- What are new exempt categories?
- What are changes to consent forms?
- What are changes to continuing review?
For answers to these questions, read more.