Category Archives: Announcements

NIH ALERT: New NIH Submission Requirements Effective January 25, 2018

To all Investigators proposing human subjects research to the NIH, For NIH submissions with due dates on or after January 25, 2018, it is imperative to make an accurate determination of whether your study meets the NIH definition of a clinical trial.  The NIH has broadly defined a “clinical trial” resulting in stringent requirements—some are […]

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Welcome Robin Ruthenborg to EHSO

Welcome Robin Ruthenborg! Please welcome Robin Ruthenborg to the EHSO Research Safety team as an EHS Professional III. Robin received a B.S. in Molecular Biology in 2013 and an M.S. in Biotechnology in 2014 from The University of Texas at Dallas. Prior to returning to school and earning her graduate degree, she worked for a […]

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NIH has Revised the Guidance for Submitting Project Outcomes in F-RPPRS and I-RPPRS (FRAMs and IRAMs)

NOTICE from NIH:  As most investigators will know, NIH Progress Reports, both the F-RPPR and I-RPPR, include a section for Project Outcomes, Section I – Outcomes. It is NIH’s intent that the information provided in the Project Outcomes section will be made publicly available. Therefore, investigators should avoid including overly scientific language or technical terminology […]

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Changes in IACUC Leadership

We are pleased to announce that, effective November 1, 2017, Dr. David Martin has been appointed as Director of the IACUC Office.  As many of you know, David has served as Associate Director since February of 2014.  Dr. Larry Iten is moving into a role of managing the transfer of IACUC protocols to the new […]

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Changes in OSP Leadership

Kerry Peluso will be leaving Emory and has accepted a position at Florida State University and her last day at Emory will be December 8th.  Kerry will be working for FSU’s Vice President for Research in a key role overseeing both pre- and post-award offices as well as serving as the Treasurer of the FSU […]

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Important News About NIH-Funded Human Subjects Research

NIH Policy for NIH-Funded Human Subjects Research Effective October 1, 2017, all new and ongoing NIH-funded research meeting certain criteria is deemed to be issued a Certificate of Confidentiality (CoC) via a new NIH policy. This policy results from a directive in the 21st Century Cures Act. For more information about the change in policy, please see this notice. Previously, researchers […]

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Upcoming NCURA Webinar

Please look at the table below to find the webinar’s topic, location, ELMS class code, date and time. Register as soon as possible on ELMS.      

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RAE Foundation Classes Offered in May and July

Two RAE Foundations Classes (3-day) will be offered on the following dates in May and July: May: Day 1 – Monday, May 21, 2018 Day 2 – Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Day 3 – Wednesday, May, 30, 2018 The class code for May’s RAE is 236180-13359. July:  Day 1 – Tuesday, July 3, 2018 Day […]

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New Requirements for ClinicalTrials.gov

  Click here to learn about the new requirements for ClinicalTrials.gov.  

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Upcoming NCURA Webinars

  Please see the table below for more information on the upcoming NCURA webinars. The highlighted webinars are a 3 part series. Please note, space will be limited for webinars hosted in rooms 4A and 5A. We encourage those interested to register in ELMS as soon as possible.    

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