UAB Policy on Assurance of Compliance with Department of Health and Human Services Policy on Protection of Human Subjects - IRB POL007

Abstract:
This policy explains UAB's commitment to its compliance with the DHHS Policy on Protection of Human Subjects.
Effective Date:
3/1/2010
Responsible Party:
Contacts:
None Assigned
Administrative Category:
Applies To:
Faculty, Staff, Students
Material Original Source:

HRPP Document:     POL007
Effective Date:   3/30/07
Revision Date:  3/1/10
Subject:  UAB Policy on Assurance of Compliance with Department of Health and Human Services Policy on Protection of Human Subjects

POLICY STATEMENT

It is UAB policy to apply the Department of Health and Human Services regulations on protection of human subjects (45 CFR Part 46 and all subparts) to all of its human subjects research regardless of source of support through a written assurance with the Office for Human Research Protections. The OIRB is responsible for maintaining and updating the assurance and for timely certification of IRB approval in accordance with federal agency requirements for research applications or proposals.

Approved on March 1, 2010, by:

Richard B. Marchase, PhD
Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Ferdinand Urthaler, MD
IRB Chair

Sheila Deters Moore, CIP
OIRB Director