The Federal Office for Human Research Protection has substantially revised the IRB regulations, known as the “Common Rule.” The effective date for the revised Common Rule is January 21, 2019. The revisions include:
Because of these revisions, there are new training requirements for all NYU Washington Square investigators. Please see the NYU IRB Training page for directions on completing this training, which must be completed by January 21, 2019. This training will be verified by the IRB during review of initial submissions, renewals, and modifications to studies that are under the new rule.
The Cayuse IRB Initial submission forms will be changed to reflect the revised Common Rule.