Human Research Protection Office and IRBs

October 10, 2017

Human Subjects and Clinical Trials: A Summary of Policies Impacting NIH-Funded Studies

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently released several announcements concerning policy changes impacting studies involving human subjects, in particular those studies meeting the NIH definition of a clinical trial. Some of these changes have been announced previously. The information we’re receiving on these policies is evolving and dynamic.