IRB Training for Graduate Students

The Office of Responsible Research Practices is offering a workshop for graduate students on how to navigate the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process. The session will focus on the following key topics: Understanding why we have an IRB process Exploring types of research and levels of review Reviewing application components Tips for successful application completion Finding out where to go for help …

Research Recruitment and Participant Compensation

The Office of Responsible Research Practices, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Optometry, and Office of Sponsored Programs are offering a workshop on participant recruitment and compensation.  The workshop will: Review recruitment methods and considerations Discuss participant compensation and how to select the best option Discuss administrative requirements to pay participants and monitor compensation The workshop will be …

Amendments and Buck-IRB Workshop

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an advanced workshop on amendments to approved human subjects research and the Buck-IRB system. The session will: Describe the amendment process Review relevant HRPP policies and regulations Provide guidance and tips on amendment submission via Buck-IRB Explain how to expedite the amendment screening and review …

New CITI GCP Course Available for SBS Researchers

A new Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) course is now available for social and behavioral sciences researchers engaged in clinical trials of drugs, devices, biologics, and/or behavioral interventions.  The CITI Good Clinical Practices for Social and Behavioral Researchers course supports the NIH policy issued September 16, 2016 stating that NIH-funded investigators and staff “who are involved in the conduct, oversight, …

IRB Submission Process Overview Workshop

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an introductory workshop about the IRB submission process. The session will: Provide an overview of informed consent alteration and waivers Provide regulatory definitions and discuss case examples Discuss Buck-IRB navigation Review best practices and available resources While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone …

Human Subjects Research Newsletter (Spring 2017) now available

The most recent edition of the “Human Subjects Research Newsletter” is now available on the Office of Responsible Research Practices (ORRP) IRB Newsletters webpage.  The new issue features information on Ohio State’s AAHRPP reaccreditation, regulatory updates, leadership changes, researcher guidance and training, and more. Human Subjects Research Newsletter – Spring 2017 For additional information on the newsletter or any topics …

New Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training for SBS Researchers in BuckeyeLearn

A new e-learning training module is now available in BuckeyeLearn targeting social and behavioral researchers engaged in clinical trials of drugs, devices, biologics and/or behavioral interventions. This training supports the NIH policy (issued September 16, 2016) stating that NIH-funded investigators and staff “who are involved in the conduct, oversight, or management of clinical trials should be trained in Good Clinical …

GCP and ICH CITI Training Update

Ohio State has added a Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) refresher course to its CITI course offering list.  Users first complete the basic course and then alternate between the refresher and basic courses every three years. The GCP and ICH CITI courses align with the new NIH policy issued on September 16, 2016 (Policy on …