Compliance News

RESEARCH COMPLIANCE NEWS
Spring and Summer 2023 Compliance Committee Meeting Dates Announced

Research Compliance within the Office of the Vice Provost for Research has announced the schedule of meetings for all compliance committees in 2023.

Fall 2022 Compliance Committee Meeting Dates Announced

Research Compliance within the Office of the Vice Provost for Research has announced the schedule of meetings for all compliance committees in Fall 2022.

ORC Booklet Provides Guidance on Human Subjects Determinations

IRB Forms Grace Period Ends Feb. 28, 2019

The grace period for using and submitting retired IRB forms (including applications and templates) will end on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019.

IRB regulations change Jan. 21, 2019

Changes to regulations on human subjects research will become effective on Jan. 21, 2019. Baylor's Office of Research Compliance has produced a guide to the new regulations.

Announcement on Access to IRBNet.org

IRBNet.org is now accessible though AirBear. If you have issues with connecting through AirBear, please notify the Office of Research Compliance at 254-710-3708.

IRB Regulation Changes Delayed Until Jan. 21, 2019

Federal agencies that regulate IRBs have delayed implementation of planned changes to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects until January 21, 2019.

New Guidance for Researchers Using Data Collected from the European Union

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) establishes protections for the privacy and security of personal data (Personal Data) about individuals in the European Economic Area (EEA) (the European Union (EU) member states, plus Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland). It is important for Baylor University (BU) researchers conducting human subjects research to know what responsibilities they have regarding individuals in the EEA while collecting or handling their data.