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Revisions to the Common Rule – Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects

Common Rule Resources

  1. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and 15 other federal departments and agencies announcement and publication of a Final Rule (82 Fed. Reg. 7149) to revise the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (the Common Rule).
  2. Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) information on the revisions to the Common Rule.
  3. Useful resources from Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) about the revised common rule.
  4. NIH Announcement on the Extension of Effective Date for Final Policy on the Use of Single Institution Review Board for Multi-Site Research – this policy will apply to all competing grant applications for due dates on or after January 25, 2018.
  5. The Council on Governmental Relations (COGR) submits a joint association letter to OHRP to request a delay in the Common Rule compliance date
  6. CITI Program resources help understand the revisions to the Common Rule
  7. Proposed Six Month Delay of the General Compliance Date for the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, April 20, 2018
  8. Final rule to delay for an additional 6 months the General Compliance Date for the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, June 18, 2018
  9. OHRP updates to Common Rule guidance and education resources

ORPC updates

  1. Common Rule Changes announcement to campus – June 2017
  2. How the Common Rule revisions impact ​social,​ ​behavioral​ ​and​ ​education​ ​research​  at UMBC – November 2017
  3. What to expect with the Common Rule revisions – January 2018
  4. Implementation and compliance date delayed to July 19, 2018 – January 2018
  5. Updated – How the Common Rule revisions impact ​social,​ ​behavioral​ ​and​ ​education​ ​research​  at UMBC – January 2018
  6. Updated – How the Common Rule revisions impact ​social,​ ​behavioral​ ​and​ ​education​ ​research​  at UMBC – January 2019
  7. Implementation and compliance date delayed to January 21, 2019 – June 2018
  8. Common Rule revisions education sessions – now available. Register now!

 

ORPC forms and updates

Please return to this page  for all updated IRB related forms and documents related to Common Rule changes. All final versions will be posted for use prior to the 2018-2019 winter break.

last updated August 28, 2018

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