The Canadian Panel on Research Ethics announced in December 2014 the revised version of the 2nd edition of the Tri-Council Policy Statement (TCPS 2): Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans. TCPS 2 (2014) replaces TCPS 2 (2010).
According to the press release, “The release of TCPS 2 (2014) demonstrates the Agencies’ continued commitment to promote the ethical conduct of research involving...
The UNH Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (IRB) has set its Spring 2015 semester meeting schedule, available at http://www.unh.edu/research/irb-meeting-schedule.
Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) in Research Integrity Services with any questions.
The 2015 edition of the International Compilation of Human Research Standards is available from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP).
According to OHRP, this resource "features listings of over 1,000 laws, regulations, and guidelines on human subject protections in 113 countries, as well as standards issued by a number of international...
Training Module: A new online training module is now available on the UNH Research Office’s HIPAA page. (Many thanks to Ben Powers in Research Computing for his patient and cheerful assistance!) The online training module provides a general overview of the HIPAA regulations, and is designed to assist faculty, staff and students with acquiring a basic level of understanding of HIPAA. The...
Certificates of Confidentiality (CoCs) are a tool available to researchers to help protect the privacy of research participants in studies where researchers collect sensitive information about them. CoCs protect researchers and institutions from forced disclosure of information that may identify research participants during the time that the Certificate is in effect.
While primarily issued by...