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Office of Responsible Research Practices News

Waivers/Alteration of Informed Consent and HIPAA Research Authorization

Posted: June 12, 2019

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an intermediate level education session on waivers/alteration of informed consent and HIPAA research authorization. The presentation will:

  • Provide an overview of informed consent/HIPAA authorization alteration and waivers
  • Provide regulatory definitions and discuss case examples
  • Discuss Buck-IRB waiver/alteration questions
  • Review best practices and available resources

While the session will be tailored to medical researchers, anyone preparing IRB submissions is welcome. The presentation will be held on Wednesday, July 17 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Live streaming available upon request. Please do not register if you plan to attend via live stream. CME credit is available only for in-person attendance. Contact Sandra Meadows at 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu.
The Ohio State University Center for Continuing Medical Education designates this RSS (Regularly Scheduled Series) for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Category : Educational Offerings / IRB / ORRP

Animal Care and Use Newsletter (Spring 2019) now available

Posted: May 14, 2019

The Spring 2019 edition of the “Animal Care and Use Newsletter” is now available on the Office of Responsible Research Practices (ORRP) IACUC Newsletters webpage. The new issue includes information about AAALAC site visit scheduled June 10-14, IACUC semiannual inspections, updates to IACUC annual review process, IACUC focused training available for personnel, zoonotic fact sheets for working with animals, IACUC policy updates; reminders about recordkeeping, investigator guidance resources, notifying ULAR when using hazardous agents, rodent surgery cage cards to be used in ULAR housing effective January 1st, tricaine-S (MS-222); also includes a helpful e-Protocol tip on how to add personnel.

Animal Care and Use Newsletter – Spring 2019

For additional information on the newsletter or any topics contained therein, please contact the IACUC office at IACUCinfo@osu.edu.

Category : IACUC / ORRP

Troubleshooting Informed Consent

Posted: May 9, 2019

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

  • Identify common submission screening questions
  • Examine IRB-required modifications related to the consent process
  • Discuss common post-approval monitoring findings
  • 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 presentation will be held on Wednesday, June 5 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Live streaming available upon request. Please do not register if you plan to attend via live stream. CME credit is available only for in-person attendance. Contact Sandra Meadows at 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu.
The Ohio State University Center for Continuing Medical Education designates this RSS (Regularly Scheduled Series) for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Category : Educational Offerings / IRB / ORRP

Human Subjects Research Newsletter (Spring 2019) now available

Posted: April 5, 2019

The spring 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 principal investigator responsibilities, consent form updates, the revised Common Rule, Buck-IRB updates, upcoming educational offerings, and more.

Human Subjects Research Newsletter: Spring 2019

For additional information on the newsletter or any topics contained therein, please contact Ellen Patricia.

Category : Buck-IRB / IRB / ORRP

Event Reporting in Human Subjects Research

Posted: April 2, 2019

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an educational session on human subjects research event reporting. The presentation 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 presentation will be held on Thursday, May 2 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Biomedical Research Tower, Room 115, 460 West Twelfth Avenue.

Registration requested.

Live streaming available upon request. Please do not register if you plan to attend via live stream. CME credit is available only for in-person attendance. Contact Sandra Meadows at 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu.
The Ohio State University Center for Continuing Medical Education designates this RSS (Regularly Scheduled Series) for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Category : Educational Offerings / IRB / ORRP

Electronic Informed Consent: Processes, Platforms, and Participants

Posted: March 17, 2019

The Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an educational session on electronic informed consent that is consistent with legally valid signature requirements. Speakers from the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), Office of Research Information Systems, Department of Biomedical Informatics, and the Clinical Trials Management Office will:

  • Provide an update regarding OCIO approval of eSignature methods and IRB submission requirements
  • Highlight two available Ohio State electronic consent platforms, REDCap and Signet
  • Discuss how to conduct informed consent using the available platforms
  • Review available resources and guidance

The workshop will be held on Wednesday, April 17 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in the Ross Heart Hospital, Room H1213, 452 West 10th Avenue.

Registration requested.

Live streaming available upon request. Please do not register if you plan to attend via live stream. CME credit is available only for in-person attendance. Contact Sandra Meadows at 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu.
The Ohio State University Center for Continuing Medical Education designates this RSS (Regularly Scheduled Series) for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Category : Educational Offerings / IRB / ORRP

Submission to Western IRB under the Revised Common Rule

Posted: March 2, 2019

The Office of Responsible Research Practices, the Western IRB (WIRB), and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science are offering an educational session about Western IRB oversight of Ohio State human subjects research with WIRB representative, Christopher Gennai, and Sarah Hersch from ORRP.  The presentation will:

  • Provide an overview of the Ohio State and WIRB submission processes
  • Navigate within the Ohio State and WIRB platforms
  • Explore revised Common Rule submission and review considerations
  • Describe required submission components
  • Review tips for successful submissions

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

Registration here.

Live streaming available upon request. Please do not register if you plan to attend via live stream. Contact Sandra Meadows at 614-688-8641 or meadows.8@osu.edu.
Category : Educational Offerings / IRB / ORRP