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eIRB Update February 2011

February 5, 2011

As part of quarterly scheduled updates, the following changes have been made in eIRB:

  • New Application – 1 (General Information), Question 3.0 – “Indicate the PI's primary department” has been changed to “Indicate the PI's primary affiliation”.
  • New Application – 1 (General Information), Question 3.0 – “Sibley Hospital” has been added to the list of affiliations.
  • New Application – 12 (Participant Information), Question 9.0 – the term “Special” has been removed from the question, which now reads “Special Hopkins Study Populations...”
  • New Application – 22 (Drug Storage), Question 4.0, “Where will the drugs be stored? – One of the options has been modified to state, “Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit (BPRU) Pharmacy”.
  • Further Study Action (FSA) reminder notifications for terminated studies – PI’s will no longer receive reminder notices for pending further study actions if the main application has been terminated.
  • Emergency Use Request (Section 1 - General Information) – an additional upload field has been added for any documentation that may require IRB review prior to the approval of an emergency use request.