UAB Policy for Educational Activities on Human Research Protections for Participants, Prospective Participants, and the Community - IRB POL030

UAB Policy for Educational Activities on Human Research Protections for Participants, Prospective Participants, and the Community - IRB POL030

Abstract:
This policy details the university's commitment to education on Human Subjects research and compliance.
Effective Date:
1/29/2010
Responsible Party:
Contacts:
None Assigned
Administrative Category:
Applies To:
Faculty, Staff, Students
Material Original Source:

HRPP Document:     POL030
Effective Date:   3/30/07
Revision Date:  1/29/10
Subject:  UAB Policy for Educational Activities on Human Research Protections for Participants, Prospective Participants, and the Community

POLICY STATEMENT

It is UAB policy to promote understanding of human subjects research for participants, prospective participants, and the community. The IRB and OIRB will develop materials and engage in outreach activities to accomplish this goal. Educational activities will be evaluated for effectiveness and adjusted accordingly. See also: PRO130 Procedure for Conducting and Evaluating Activities Designed to Educate the Public about Human Subjects Research.


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