Office of the Vice President for Research - Research Administration

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OCR Concierge Services

OCR Support & Institutional Guidance

Upcoming Dates:

Sept 4, 2018 1p-4p
Sept 12, 2018 9a-12p
Sept 26, 2018 9a-12p
Oct 2, 2018 1p-4p
Oct 10, 2018 9a-12p
Nov 6, 2018 1p-4p
Nov 7, 2018 9a-12p
Nov 21, 2018 9a-12p

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Office of Clinical Research


new clinical trial submission process
Training Requirements and Opportunities
Personnel Changes
External IRB - Initial Requests External IRB - Modifications
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IRB/OCR Forums

Upcoming Forum:
Ensuring Confidentiality with Data Sharing

Presenters: Ellie Mendiola, CPC & Meyad Baghezza, BA CIP
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
3:00 p.m., Long Campus - Lecture Hall 3.102B
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Latest Updates to OCR Forms & Policies

As of September 17, 2018:
Updated Policies -
1.2.1. Training, Qualifications and Delegation of Authority
1.3.1. Study Documentation Standards Policy
1.4.1 Institutional Review Policy and Procedure
1.5.1. Human Subjects Protection and Ethics Education Policy

Make sure to always download forms from the OCR and IRB websites to ensure you are using the most current versions!



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.