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Federal Wide Assurance
Wayne State University operates its Human Research Protection Program under a Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) on file with the Office for Human Research Protection with identification number: FWA 00002460. This registration can be accessed by typing in "Wayne State U" at this website: http://ohrp.cit.nih.gov/search/fwasearch.aspx?styp=bsc.
Individually Registered IRB Committee Numbers:
IRB00006856 is for PH1- Medical
IRB00000325 is for M1- Medical adult
IRB00000326 is for MP2- Medical and Pediatric
IRB00000327 is for B3- Social, Behavioral, Education, and
IRB00000328 is for MP4- Medical and Pediatric
This FWA covers the WSU IRBs and its affiliated health care institutions (Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Receiving Hospital/University Health Center, Sinai-Grace Hospital, Harper University Hospital, Huron Valley/Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women's Hospital, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, John D. Dingell Veterans Administration Medical Center, Michigan Orthopedic Surgery Hospital, and Oakwood Healthcare System).
For questions, concerns or suggestions regarding the Human Research Protection Program, please call (313) 577-1628.
- IRB Training: IRB 101 – The Basics
- November 4 2014 at 10:00 AMScott HallThis session will include a presentation on the functions and responsibilities of an IRB, why an IRB is important, and how the IRB works to review and approve research protocols. A general overview of the levels of review, the forms to use, and where to find documents on the IRB website will be provided. This presentation will be helpful for researchers and research staff submitting to the IRB for the first time and for those who are experienced but would like a better understanding of an IRB. When: Tuesday, November 04, 2014, 10:00 am– 11:00 amWhere: WSU Medical Campus, Scott Hall Room 1358Speaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, CIP, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office
- IRB WEBINAR: Document Requirements for IRB Review: Which Documents to Submit and How
- November 13 2014 at 12:00 PMYour Desk - Go To MeetingA review of the various kinds of documents required for IRB review. Beyond the application form, IRB review requires many study related documents and documentation from relevant sites. IRB approval can be delayed when documents are missing or inadequate. Documents to be discussed include the protocol for investigator initiated research, letters of support from research sites, advertisements, data collection tools and more. When: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 12:00 pm– 1:00 pmWhere: Your desk! Webinar, the link to access the GoToMeeting session will be sent after registrationSpeaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, CIP, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office
- PAD Seminar - Developing a Budget for Your Grant Proposals
- November 13 2014 at 1:00 PM5057 WoodwardThe offices of the Vice President for Research, Provost, and Faculty Affairs (School of Medicine) are pleased to offer the Professional and Academic Development seminar series for WSU faculty, chairs & directors, postdoctoral trainees & graduate students, and administrators. Seminars are free, but registration is required. This seminar, Developing a Budget for Your Grant Proposals, will take place Thursday, November 13, 2014, 1-2:30 p.m. at 5057 Woodward, 6th Floor, Conference Room A. The moderator will be Gail Ryan, Assistant Vice President for Sponsored Program Administration. Although PAD seminars will no longer be recorded due to low viewing activity, please see past seminar videos and handouts on the PAD website. If you have questions about this seminar series, please contact email@example.com. We hope to see you at this informative PAD session!
- IRB Training: Requirements for Research Involving the Use and/or Creation of a Registry, Database/Databank
- November 18 2014 at 3:00 PMIRB Administration OfficeLearn about the use of an existing databases or databank in research; how to convert an existing database to a research database, and the issues involved in creating a new research database/ databank. Emphasis will be placed on the informed consent and HIPAA requirements and the protection of confidentiality of the data. When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pmWhere: Conference Room, IRB Administration Office, 87 E. Canfield, 2nd floorSpeaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, CIP, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office
- IRB Training: Research Conducted in Schools with Children or Adults
- November 24 2014 at 10:00 AMOld MainThis training session will discuss IRB requirements and guidance for conducting research in schools and the recruitment of children and/or adults. We discuss how to approach recruitment, the consent process, any potential appearances of coercion, and the submission requirements for IRB review. When: Monday, November 24, 2014, 10:00 am – 11:00 amWhere: WSU Main Campus, Old Main, Room 1165Speaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, CIP, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office
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