Proposed changes to human research protection “Common Rule”

August 31, 2011 1 Comment Chad Nilep Announcements , , ,

The US Department of Health and Human Services has announced an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding the Common Rule. The Common Rule regulates human research protections for work supported by many US government agencies, and as such has a large influence on the practices of Institutional Review Boards and US universities, research institutes, agencies, and the like.