Read how IACUCs balance protocol review ideology with reality in Tough decisions about protocol review (PDF) in the July issue of Lab Animal. Here, the authors present topics discussed in a panel session that was held at the 66th AALAS National Meeting. During the session, attendees were asked to comment on animal study protocol review scenarios involving “tough issues”.
Loan repayment programs have been announced for application period September 1 through November 15 (see NOT-OD-077 through NOT-OD-081).
Effective June 23, 2017, NIH will implement the requirement that foreign NGOs that agree not to perform or actively promote abortion as a method of family planning, or provide financial support to any other foreign non-governmental organization that conducts such activities, will remain eligible for global health assistance funding.
Establishes stipend levels FY 2017 Kirschstein-NRSA awards for undergraduate and predoctoral trainees and fellows. See NOT-OD-17-084
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. See NOT-OD-17-076