Office of Responsible Research Practices
The Ohio State University

Training News

IRB Training for Graduate Students

Mon, 13th August, 2018

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

While the session will be tailored to social and behavioral sciences researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 5 from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Research Commons, Third Floor 18th Avenue Library, 175 West 18th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Training

Secondary Analysis of Data and Biospecimens

Tue, 24th July, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on the secondary analysis of data and biospecimens. The session will:

  • Review regulatory requirements
  • Discuss IRB review considerations
  • Explore scenarios involving secondary data and biospecimen analysis

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, August 21 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.  The session is also available for live stream attendance.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / Training

Initial IRB Submissions and Buck-IRB

Thu, 12th July, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on the Buck-IRB initial submission application. The presentation will:

  • Provide an overview of the Buck-IRB system and how to navigate through the Ohio State IRB initial application (not external or exempt)
  • Identify documents that typically accompany a complete application
  • Discuss common pitfalls and tips for successful submission
  • Focus on application sections specific to medical research

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Thursday, August 2 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck IRB / IRB / ORRP / Training

“Hot” Topics in Human Subjects Research

Mon, 18th June, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on current human subjects research “hot” topics. The session will:

  • Present regulatory updates
  • Explain Ohio State’s implementation of recent human subjects research changes
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, July 17 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the James Cancer Hospital, Room L035, 460 West Tenth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Training

Troubleshooting Informed Consent

Wed, 13th June, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on common informed consent screening and IRB review findings, and consent issues that arise during ongoing research projects. The session will:

  • Identify common submission screening questions
  • Examine IRB-required modifications related to the consent process
  • Discuss common post-approval monitoring findings
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 26 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the James Cancer Hospital, Room B050, 460 West Tenth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Training

Amendments and Buck-IRB

Wed, 4th April, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices is 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 processes

While the session will be tailored to behavioral and social sciences researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome.

The workshop will be held on Thursday, April 12 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Research Commons, 3rd Floor 18th Avenue Library, 175 West 18th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck IRB / IRB / ORRP / Training

Event Reporting in Human Subjects Research

Fri, 30th March, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on human subjects research event reporting. The session will:

  • Provide an overview of the event reporting policy
  • Differentiate between investigator, sponsor, and IRB reporting requirements
  • Provide definitions and discuss case examples
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 2, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Training

Submission to Western IRB

Tue, 20th March, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are presenting a session about Western IRB (WIRB) oversight of Ohio State human subjects research. The workshop will:

  • Provide an overview of the Ohio State and WIRB submission processes
  • Describe steps to navigate within the Buck-IRB system
  • Describe required submission components

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, April 18 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in Room 115 Biomedical Research Tower, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck IRB / IRB / Training

Therapeutic Development in Academia and the Challenges of FDA-regulated Research

Fri, 2nd March, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering a workshop on FDA considerations in drug and device research.  The workshop will:

  • Summarize the regulations governing development of investigational drugs and medical devices
  • Define FDA’s role in reviewing drug and medical device clinical trials
  • Explain what to expect during FDA inspections of clinical trials
  • Identify key resources for academic researchers embarking on their therapeutic development odyssey

The workshop will be held on Tuesday, March 20 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Clinical Skills Education and Assessment Center, Room 620, 6th Floor Prior Health Sciences Library, 376 West Tenth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : IRB / ORRP / Training

Initial IRB Submissions and Buck-IRB

Tue, 27th February, 2018

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Research Commons are offering a workshop on the Buck-IRB initial submission application. The session will:

  • Provide an overview of the Buck-IRB system and how to navigate through the Ohio State IRB initial application (not external or exempt applications)
  • Identify documents that typically accompany a complete initial application
  • Discuss common pitfalls and tips for successful submission
  • Focus on initial application sections specific to social & behavioral research

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, March 7 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Research Commons, Third Floor 18th Avenue Library, 175 West 18th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Contact: 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu

Category : Buck IRB / IRB / ORRP / Training