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Sept 28, 2016 9am-12pm
Oct 4, 2016 1pm-4pm
Oct 12, 2016 9am-12pm
Oct 26, 2016 9am-12pm
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Nov 9, 2016 9am-12pm
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Get Ready for the AAHRPP Site Visit


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Updates to OCR Forms & Policies

As of June 8, 2016:
new policy: Quality Assurance and Improvement Program

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The OCR is committed to supporting the research community in the conduct of ethical clinical research and human subject protection in compliance with the required federal, state, and local regulations. The office provides consultation on questions related to regulations and standards of practice governing human research. The OCR provides education and training; develops policy and processes; and leads quality improvement efforts in areas of clinical trial management. It endeavors to create an interdisciplinary collaborative environment among the research teams, fostering best practices.