Learn about which human subjects protection information may be requested during Just In Time.
After you submit your NIH application and peer review is completed, you may be asked to provide certain information electronically using the Just-In-Time feature of the eRA Commons found in the Commons Status section. For more information see: https://era.nih.gov/applicants/submit-jit.htm and https://commons.era.nih.gov/commons/index.jsp.
For studies involving non-exempt human subjects, you must submit the following:
Your Institution’s Federalwide Assurance (FWA) Number:
The Federalwide Assurance (FWA) is the only type of assurance currently accepted and approved by the Office of Human Research Protections (OHRP) . Through the FWA, an institution commits to HHS that it will comply with the requirements in the HHS Protection of Human Subjects regulations at 45 CFR part 46 .
Protection of Human Subjects Education: