On September 17, 2018, a memo was released by Rafael Bras, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Chaouki T. Abdallah, Executive Vice President for Research, titled "NIH Foreign... READ MORE
The Office of Sponsored Programs began the implementation of eRouting, an online system for proposal submission, in July 2017. To date all schools, centers, IRIs and colleges should have their individual... READ MORE
NASA Policy Statement on Anti Discrimination in NASA Conducted or Funded Programs, Activities and Institutions
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine issued a policy statement on September 11, 2018, reaffirming... READ MORE
For more information, see NSF's press release.
What NSF is doing:
The National Science Foundation (NSF) will release a term and condition requiring awardee organizations to report findings of... READ MORE
A set of five Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Status Reports is now available for use through GTCrossroads (via Cognos Reports). The reports provide timely RCR training status information for employees funded... READ MORE
IMPORTANT: This article was updated on April 30, 2018, to reflect an update on Common Rule implementation.
On April 19, 2018, HHS released an NPRM proposing to delay the general compliance date for... READ MORE
My collaborator will be working with human or animal subjects. What do we need to do?
You must submit an application to Georgia Tech’s Institutional Review Board (IRB... READ MORE
December 31: DFARS/NIST 800-171 and New Mandatory Standards for Federal Research
The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Special Publication 800-171 aims to consolidate the Federal... READ MORE
Updates coming! Be on the lookout for changes in Federal IRB regulations.
The departments and agencies listed below will announce revisions to modernize, strengthen, and make more effective the Federal... READ MORE
Under the new policy, as of October 1, 2017, NIH funded researchers will no longer have to request a Certificate of Confidentiality (CoC), nor will they receive an actual certificate. The CoC will be issued... READ MORE