Revision: Notice of Extension of Effective Date for Final NIH Policy on the Use of Single Institution Review Board for Multi-Site Research

Notice Number: NOT-OD-17-076

Key Dates
Release Date:   June 16, 2017

Related Announcements
NOT-OD-16-094
NOT-OD-17-027 Rescinded

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Purpose

This revised Notice replaces NOT-OD-17-027 to inform the research community that NIH is extending the effective date of the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research to January 25, 2018.   The policy will apply to all competing grant applications for due dates on or after January 25, 2018.  For R&D contracts, the policy will apply to all solicitations issued on or after this effective date.

Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions to assist in the implementation of the policy will be available at: https://osp.od.nih.gov/clinical-research/irb-review/.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

NIH Office of Science Policy
Telephone: 301-496-9838
Email: SingleIRBPolicy@mail.nih.gov