The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has released a new podcast entitled “Obtaining Certificates of Confidentiality for Your Research” as part of its All About Grants podcast series.
Certificates of confidentiality (CoCs) are mechanisms issued by NIH to researchers that allow researchers to refuse to disclose identifiable information about research subjects in response to legal demands, such...
The UNH Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (IRB) has set its Spring 2016 semester meeting schedule.
Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) or Theresa Cherouvis (603/862-3536) in Research Integrity Services with questions.
The next meeting of the UNH Institutional Biosafety Committee will be held in Rudman G04 on December 3rd from 2-4 pm.
All IBC agendas and meeting minutes can be obtained by calling the Biological Safety/Security Officer at 862-0197 or the Office of Environmental Health & Safety at 862-4041. If you would like to attend an Institutional Biosafety Committee meeting, please contact the Office...
Suspicions about research misconduct by Anil Potti, M.D. came to light back in 2008. At that time, a graduate student in Potti’s lab presented concerns to Duke University administrators about possible falsification of research data. The student was actively discouraged from pursuing them.
Seven years later, the federal Office of Research Integrity (ORI) issuance of a finding of misconduct...
The 2016 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 120 countries, as well as standards issued by a number of international...