Announcing Departure of IRB Director

June 13, 2022

IRB Director, Gretchen Anding, is leaving the IRB Office. Her last day will be June 17th.

IRB Office & RELIANT are Hiring

June 13, 2022

The IRB Office and RELIANT recently posted open IRB Analyst and IRB Reliance Analyst positions.

Manual Update

June 13, 2022

The Investigator and Reliance Manuals will be getting a new look in the next few weeks.

Updated Exceptions & Deviations Guidance

June 13, 2022

Guidance outlining when protocol deviations under the control of the study team may not require reporting to the IRB was recently updated.

New Single IRB Plan Template

May 18, 2022

RELIANT has developed a single IRB plan template that researchers can use when drafting their grant applications.

ClinicalTrials.Gov and Consent Language

May 18, 2022

Starting this month, the IRB will start requesting PIs use a slightly different ClinicalTrials.gov statement for their non-ACT studies registering with ClinicalTrials.gov.

ClinicalTrials.Gov ARROW Question

May 18, 2022

UW HRPP has resources to help you complete the ClinicalTrials.gov page in ARROW, including a new website.

Updated PI Status Policy

May 18, 2022

The Principal Investigator Status policy was recently updated.

Study Personnel Responsibilities when Leaving UW-Madison

April 14, 2022

When study personnel leave the university, including the PI, considerations include IRB related responsibilities, agreements, and data retention.

RELIANT Updates

April 14, 2022

Tips for ceding review to external IRBs along with information about a new question about depositing in dbGAP added to the ARROW cede application.