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News and Announcements

 

10/6/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy: Proposal and Protocol Requirements

 

Featured Presenters:

Brenda Ruotolo

Executive Director, HRPO/IRB

 

Stephanie Scott, M.S., CRA

Communications & Outreach Director

Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA)

 

Date: October 16, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Hammer Health Sciences Building, LL204

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=74461

8/27/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Mix and Mingle - Meet the HRPO staff

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Location: Hammer Health Sciences Building, LL204

Please RSVP to: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=73484

8/26/2014

HRPO Process Updates

  • Withdrawal of New Protocols
  • Tips to convert and name attached documents
7/30/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Clinical Trials Office Resources & IRB Update

(including a review of deviations and violations)

 

**This session was rescheduled from July**

 

 

Featured Presenters:

Helen Kim, Pharm.D.

Executive Director, Clinical Trials Office

 

Brenda Ruotolo

Executive Director, Human Research Protection Office (IRBs)

Date: August 12, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Hammer Health Sciences Building, Room 312

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=72260

7/3/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Clinical Trials Office Resources & IRB Update

 

Featured Presenters:

Helen Kim, Pharm.D.

Executive Director, Clinical Trials Office

 

Rachel Lally, MPH, CIP

Human Research Protection Office (IRBs)

Date: July 15, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Hammer Health Sciences Building, Room 312

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=72259

6/30/2014

IRB 101

 

Date: July 17, 2014

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: P&S Amphitheatre 1

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=72261

6/3/2014 Summer Education Schedule released
6/3/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Support for your Clinical and Translational Research at CUMC

Featured Presenter:

Nancy Green, M.D.

Associate Director, Irving Institute

 

Date: June 19, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion, Room 2

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=72258

3/26/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Rascal Radiation Safety Module- Human Use Submissions

HIPAA Updates for Researchers

 

Date: April 15, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: P&S Building, Amphitheatre 1

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=69593

3/18/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: IRB Compliance Oversight: Common Noncompliance Findings and How to Avoid Them

 

Date: March 25, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: P&S Building, Amphitheatre 1

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=69592

2/12/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Brainstorming the Rascal Upgrade to the IRB Module PART II

This session will involve small group discussions in an informal setting for researchers and IRB staff to discuss ideas, questions, and/or suggestions related to specific Rascal topics. There will be 6 tables, each assigned a different focus, so that individuals can rotate amongst the tables and provide feedback on multiple topics.

Date: February 24, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm

Location: Hammer LL 103

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=69591

1/22/2014

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Brainstorming the Rascal Upgrade to the IRB Module

 

Date: January 28, 2014

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: P&S Building, Amphitheatre 1

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=69590

1/7/2014

IRB 101

 

Date: January 16, 2014

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: Hammer 312

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=69584

1/6/2014 2014 Winter & Spring Educational Events Released
12/3/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Ask the IRB!

Date: December 19, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: P&S 16-405

11/19/2013 2014 CUMC IRB Meeting Dates Released
11/14/2013 Update Data Security Policy Released (effective November 15, 2013)
11/4/2013 IRB Service Limitations, November 6-8, 2013
10/29/2013 New Guidance Documents Released:
10/16/2013

Consent Form Addenda regarding CUMC IRB Office move

10/16/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Best Practices Networking

Bring your own templates and tips to share!

Date: November 12, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Hammer LL 203

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=68125

10/16/2013

IRB 101

 

Date: October 25, 2013

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: P&S 16-405

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=68123

10/15/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: IRB Updates

Presented by: Brenda Ruotolo, Interim Executive Director, IRB

Date: October 15, 2013

Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm

Location: P&S 16-405

8/20/2013

IRB Submission Forms Released:

Analysis of Existing Data or Specimens

Informed Consent Process

8/20/2013 Updated Noncompliance Policy, effective 7/30/2013
7/2/2013

IRB 101

 

Date: July 23, 2013

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: P&S Amphitheatre 1

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=66101

6/26/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Topic: Radiation Safety Update: New RASCAL Module

Presented by: Dr. Thomas Morgan, Chief Radiation Safety Officer

Date: July 18, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Hammer Room 312

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=66009

6/5/2013

Mix and Mingle - Meet the IRB staff

 

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: June 18, 2013

Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Location: Hammer LL103

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=63235

 

We have designed this session to provide an informal setting for researcher and IRB staff to meet and discuss questions, concerns, and/or suggestions.

Bring your questions and comments! There will be a suggestion box so that ideas and questions can be submitted anonymously, though in person queries are certainly welcome.

Light refreshments will be provided and IRB staff will be present for discussion of human subject issues both general and specific.
5/6/2013

Email Update - Review of April 19 MIM

4/3/2013

IRB 101

Date: April 22, 2013

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: Alumni Auditorium (Black Building)

 

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=63176

4/9/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: April 18, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Amphitheatre 7, P&S 7th Floor

Topic: IRB Updates

Presented by: Brenda Ruotolo, Interim Executive Director, CU IRB

RSVP:

3/6/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: March 21, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Amphitheatre 7, P&S 7th Floor

Topic: Data Security Policy

Powerpoint Presentation

Presented by: Erik Decker

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=63231

1/15/2013 2013 Spring Educational Events Schedule Released
1/10/2013

IRB 101

Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Place: Hammer LL203

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=63175

1/7/2013

New Policy Released: Data Security Plans Involving the Storage of Certain Electronic Research Data in Human Subjects Research

To view the policy memo which reviews highlights from the policy, click here

1/7/2013

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: January 24, 2013

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Amphitheatre 7, P&S 7th Floor

Topic: Data Security Policy

Powerpoint Presentation

Presented by: Erik Decker

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=63049

12/13/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: December 13, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

Topic: Data Security Policy

 

Powerpoint Presentation

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60523

11/15/2012 Revised Non-Compliance Policy Released
11/14/2012 2013 CUMC IRB Meeting Schedule Released
11/13/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: Thursday, November 15, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

Topics: Reaccreditation Site Visit

             IRB Updates

Presenters: George Gasparis       

                    Executive Director, Columbia IRB/HRPP

                    Brenda Ruotolo       

                    Associate Director, Columbia IRB

        

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60522  

10/26/2012

RASCAL Renewal and Modification Submission Workshop

Date: Monday, November 19, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60531

10/3/2012

IRB 101

Date: Tuesday, October 23rd

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Place: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60524

10/3/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

 

Date: October 18, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

Topic: IRB Update - New SOPs, PART II: New Policies & Guidances, Rascal Enhahncements, and Updated SOPs

 

The following specific items will be discussed:

  • Incidental Findings Policy – expectations for researchers, process, and sample consent form text
  • Withdrawal of Subjects from FDA - Regulated Research Guidance – how to be in compliance
  • New Rascal stamping function – what you need to do to get your stamped documents quicker
  • Minimal Risk Consent Form templates – how these can help you
  • Students as Researchers Policy and Guidance – important information for student researchers and faculty advisors
  • Secure electronic environments – expectations for data storage

RSVP:

https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60521

9/7/2012

New Guidance Released:

Withdrawal of Subjects from FDA-Regulated Studies

9/5/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: September 20, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

Topic: IRB Update - New SOPs

 

Powerpoint Presentation

Summary of SOP Changes

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=60517

9/5/2012

Fall 2012 IRB Educational Events Calendar Released

- Monthly IRB- Researcher Meetings

- IRB 101

- Rascal Submission Workshops

8/6/2012

New Policy Released: Incidental Findings (effective August 7, 2012)

Incidental Findings from Imaging Procedures Conducted for Research Studies

Reporting of Incidental Findings Form

Samples Consent Template Language

 

8/6/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: August 9, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Hammer 301

Topic: Conflict of Interest Updates

Big Changes Coming Soon: Overview of the New Conflict-of-Interest Regulations Effective 8/24/12

Presenter: Naomi Schrag, J.D.       

                  Associate Vice President, Research Compliance and Training

        

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=59911 

7/17/2012

IRB 101

Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Time: 10:00-2:00

Place: Alumni Auditorium - Black Building 1st Floor

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=59675

7/10/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: Thursday, July 12, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Hammer 301

Topic: Increasing Enrollment with ResearchMatch: Potential participants are looking for YOU

Presenters: Michelle McClave           

                   Administrative Coordinator for Communications

         Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

                                AND

                    Challace Pahlevan, CIP

                    Manager, CUMC IRB

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=59441 

6/12/2012

Monthly IRB- Researcher Meeting

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2012

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: P&S 7th Floor, Amphitheatre 7

Topic: Privacy and IT Security for Researchers

Presenters: Erik Decker, M.S., CCISSP

                    Assistant Director for Information Security

                    Karen Pagliaro-Meyer

                    Privacy Officer

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/priv/eventView/index.php?EventID=56642

5/21/2012

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic: Getting Clinical Data for Research: Columbia's Clinical Data Warehouse

Presenter: Adam Wilcox, Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics

Date: Thursday, May 24, 2012

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Amphitheatre 7, P&S 7th Floor

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56641

5/3/2012

NOTE:  IRB OFFICE CLOSURE MAY 7TH & 8TH!!

The IRB office will be closed on May 7th and 8th for our

7th Annual IRB Conference

 

4/16/2012

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic:  DISCOVERY

Presenter:  Eliot Lazar, M.D., M.B.A.

                Senior VP and Chief Medical Officer for Quality and Patient Safety

                Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine and Cardiology               

Date:  Thursday, April 19, 2012

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Hammer Lower Level Room 203

RSVP:  

https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56629

3/21/2012 Students as Researchers Policy and Guidance Released
3/20/2012

RASCAL Renewal and Modification Submissions Workshop

Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56639

3/16/2012

IRB 101

Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Time: 10:00-2:00

Place: Alumni Auditorium - Black Building 1st Floor

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56631

3/16/2012

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic:  Joint Radiation Safety Committee (JRSC) Update

Presenters:  Chaitanya Divgi, M.D., Chair, Joint Radiation Safety Committee

                     Thomas Morgan, Ph.D., Executive Director, Radiation Safety

Date:  Thursday, Msrch 22, 2012

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: P&S Amphitheatre 7 (7th Floor)

RSVP:  https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56628

2/9/2012

RASCAL Consent Form Builder Workshop

Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56632

2/9/2012 Spring 2012 IRB  Educational Sessions Schedule
2/7/2012

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic:  "Trial Registration on www.ClinicalTrials.gov"

Presenter:  Jane Cho, MS

Compliance and Training Specialist, Clinical Trials Office

Date:  Thursday, February 23, 2012

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

1/30/2012

RASCAL Renewal and Modification Submissions Workshop

Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=56352

1/27/2012

Human Subjects Protection Training Update: Requirement for Continuing Education

1/11/2012

IRB 101

Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Time: 10:00-2:00

Place: Russ Berrie, Room 1 (1150 St. Nicholas Ave)

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=55633

1/9/2012

RASCAL Consent Form Builder Workshop

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=55441

12/28/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic:  "Compliance at CUMC – Common Noncompliance Findings and How to Avoid Them"

Presenter:  George Gasparis, Executive Director, CU HRPP

Date:  Thursday, January 26, 2012

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Todd Amphitheatre, P&S 16-405

11/30/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

IRB Update, Part II:

Procedural Restructuring of the CUMC IRB Office

Presenters:  Steven Shea, M.D., M.A., Senior Vice Dean

                     Brenda Ruotolo, Associate Director, IRB

Date:  Thursday, December 15, 2011

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Place:  Alumni Auditorium 

11/9/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic:  IRB Update: Procedural Restructuring of the CUMC IRB Office

Presenters:  G. Michael Purdy, Ph.D., Executive VP for Research

                     Brenda Ruotolo, Associate Director, IRB

Date:  Thursday, November 17, 2011

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Place:  Alumni Auditorium

10/24/2011

RASCAL Consent Form Builder Workshop

Date: Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=53494

10/24/2011

RASCAL Protocol Submissions Workshop

Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=53493

10/24/2011

RASCAL Consent Form Builder Workshop

Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=53492

10/24/2011

RASCAL Renewal and Modification Submissions Workshop

Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=53484

9/7/2011

RASCAL Protocol Submissions Workshop

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Time:3:30-4:30

Place: Hammer 202A

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=52442

9/7/2011

IRB 101

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Time: 10:00-2:00

Place: Amphitheater 1 - P&S 1st Floor

RSVP: https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=52445

9/7/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic: TBA

Date:  Tuesday, September 22, 2011

Time:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Place:  Alumni Auditorium

9/7/2011 Fall Education Schedule Released
8/17/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

Topic: IRB Updates: Significant Procedural Changes, New SSN Policy, and Helpful Tips

Date:  Tuesday, August 18, 2011

Time:  3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Place:  Hammer 312

8/17/2011 New Policy: Release of SSNs Outside of Columbia
8/12/2011

Effective 8/15/2011:

New IRB Procedure: Electronic Approval Letter and Stamped Documents

6/10/2011

IRB 101

Date:  Tuesday, June 21, 2011: 

Time:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Place:  Todd Amphitheatre (P&S 16-405)

RSVP: irboffice@columbia.edu

 

5/20/2011

New Requirement for Submission of FDA-regulated Research

for IRB Review

5/17/2011

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting

"IRB Update"

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2011

Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.                                                                   

Location: Hammer 312

 

3/31/2011

6th Annual IRB Educational Conference

March 31 - April 1, 2011

Faculty House

12/23/2010 Guidance on Research Involving Genetic Testing Released
12/1/2010

IRB 101: 12/14/2010

P&S Amphitheather 1, 10am - 2pm

To register, send RSVP to irboffice@columbia.edu

11/24/2010 2011 CUMC IRB Meeting Schedule Released
11/22/2010 Notice of Limited IRB Operations Dec. 5-8, 2010
11/8/2010

Consent Form Builder Workshop: November 16, 2010

RSVP Here

11/8/2010

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: November 9, 2010

P&S Amphitheather

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

"IRB Update"

 

10/26/2010 Revised Informed Consent Policy posted
10/20/2010 New Human Subjects Protection Training Program Requirements Released
10/11/2010

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: October 14, 2010

Hammer 401

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                      “The Research Pharmacy: What Investigators Need to Know.”                                                                                                                                                 

Robert B. MacArthur, Pharm.D

Director, Columbia University Medical Center Research Pharmacy

 

10/11/2010 IRB Consultation Hours Schedule Released
9/29/2010 Same Day Consent for Elective Surgery Policy Released
9/17/2010

IRB 101: September 28, 2010

P&S Amphitheather 1

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

9/17/2010

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: September 21, 2010

P&S Amphitheather 1

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

“Your Genetic Research Study And New Ethical Issues That Arise With Complete Genomic Analysis.”                                                                                                                                                       

Wendy Chung, MD, PhD

9/2/2010 RASCAL 3.0 Upgrade
8/23/2010 Consent Form Workshop - Fall Schedule Released
7/6/2010 IRB Consultation Hours: July-September Schedule Released
6/22/2010

IRB-Researcher Monthly Meeting: June 22, 2010

HIPAA- HITECH Briefing

P&S Amphitheather

3:30-4:30 PM

6/15/2010 Consent Form Workshop- Summer Schedule Released
6/11/2010

FDA Guidance – Frequently Asked Questions: Statement of Investigator (Form FDA 1572) Posted

The FDA has released a new guidance document providing frequently asked questions regarding the FDA Form 1572 (Statement of Investigator).  You may find the guidance at:  http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/dept/irb/policies/index.html.

6/11/2010

"FDA/NIH Safety Reporting Portal" posted

In an effort to harmonize adverse event and safety reporting, the FDA and NIH have developed a website portal to allow health care professionals, researchers, public health officials, and the public to report safety concerns regarding pharmaceuticals and other products.  You may access the portal at: https://www.safetyreporting.hhs.gov/fpsr/WorkflowLoginIO.aspx?metinstance=FFF8FD38271F6A7013018E3B8DB4C8E8B43E121F

5/3/2010

ACRP Session on Research Billing Compliance

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Hammer Room 301

6:00-8:30 PM

4/29/2010

NYAM Symposium on Research with Incapacitated Adults

May 20, 2010

4/1/2010 Revised Informed Consent/Surrogate Consent Policy
3/18/2010
Full Accreditation for Columbia’s Human Research Protection Program
2/25/2010
Revised Noncompliance Policy Released
2/1/2010
2010 RASCAL Consent Builder Workshop Schedule Released
1/27/2010
FDA Compliance Program Memo
1/19/2010

IRB 101: January 26, 2010

P&S Amphitheatre A-7 (630 W 168th Street)

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

To RSVP, Click Here

1/19/2010

Monthly IRB/Investigator Meeting: January 21, 2010

Hammer Room 401, 701 West 168th Street, 4th Floor

3:30-4:30 PM

12/16/2009
2010 IRB Consultation Hours schedule
12/9/2009
2010 CUMC IRB Meeting Schedule Released
11/30/2009
Revised Noncompliance Policy Posted
11/19/2009

Revised Policies Posted:

Informed Consent Policy

Enrollment of Non English Speaking Subjects

10/5/2009

Monthly IRB/Investigator Meeting: October 13, 2009

"Clinical Trials Office Update"

       3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

P & S Amphitheater 5-7,  630 West 168th Street, 7th  Floor

9/25/2009
IRB Consultation Hours Announced
9/10/2009

Monthly IRB/Investigator Meeting: September 10, 2009

"Pathology Review and Approval"

         3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

VC 14-240, Humphreys Auditorium

630 West 168th Street, 14th Floor

8/25/2009
Updated IRB Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) released
8/25/2009
Updated "Research Protocol Format for RASCAL Study Description" posted
8/25/2009

Monthly IRB/Investigator Meeting: August 27, 2009

    "IRB UPDATE"

  3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

    VC 14-240, Humphreys Auditorium

     630 West 168th Street, 14th Floor

7/13/2009

September 11, 2009: IRB Conference

REGISTER NOW for an upcoming OHRP Research Community Forum entitled, "On The Legal and Ethical Frontline,” sponsored by The City University of New York, Stony Brook State University of New York, Columbia University in the City of New York, and the Research Foundation in the City of New York on September 11, 2009 in New York, New York. 

For program information and agenda, see the brochure at: 

http://web.cuny.edu/research/human-subjects-research/Events/OHRP-Research-Community-Forum-Sept2009.html

7/13/2009

July Discussion Series: Dr. Mindy Fullilove

The Limits of Collaboration: A Qualitative Study of Community Ethical Review of Environmental Health Research

July 14, 2009: 622 W 168th St., VC Room 14-240, 3-5pm

7/10/2009

Adverse Event Reporting for Studies Conducted at New York Presbyterian Hospital

6/22/2009
New IRB Policy Regarding Review of Research by Western IRB
6/19/2009
Abbreviated IRB Submission for Multicenter Studies Sponsored by Industry or NIH Cooperative Groups
6/19/2009

IRB Consent Process Workshop: June 23, 2009

3:00-5:00PM, PH 17-707 Lab B

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5/28/2009

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: June 16, 2009

"IRB Update"

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
VC 14-240, Humphreys Auditorium, 7th Floor

5/4/2009

IRB Discussion Series: June 9 2009

"Challenges and Opportunities of Doing Clinical Research in a High-risk Hospital Population"

5/4/2009
IRB 101: May 19, 2009
5/4/2009

Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: May 12, 2009:

Jessica Ancker, M.D., Ph.D.

“Numerical Literacy and the Consent Process: Communicating risk information to subjects using innovative research techniques"

3/9/2009
Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: March 24, 2009
2/27/2009
REVISED Columbia Human Subjects Protection Training announced
2/19/2009
2009 Annual IRB Educational Conference, Tuesday, March 17, 2009
2/3/2009
Procedural Change: Review of Oncology Protocols
12/24/2008
Revised Standard Operating Procedures Released
12/24/2008
Revised Human Research Protection Program Executive Summary Released
12/18/2008
2009 IRB Meeting Dates Released
12/8/2008

Monthly IRB-Investigator Meeting: December 11, 2008

"Collaborations with Industry –

  Perspectives from the Office of Science and Technology Ventures"

12/1/2008
OHRP's "Guidance on Research Involving Coded Private Information or Biological Specimens" has been revised
12/1/2008
OHRP's "Guidance on Engagement of Institutions in Human Subjects Research" has been updated
11/24/2008
IRB 101: December 9, 2008
11/12/2008
Updated Declaration of Helsinki (October 2008)
10/29/2008
RASCAL Update: IRB Module revised
10/29/2008
SOPs for Medicare Approval for Billing of Investigational Devices
10/27/2008
Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: October 28, 2008
7/17/2008
New IRB Fee Schedule
7/17/2008
Monthly IRB-Researcher Meeting: July 31, 2008
5/28/2008
New Procedure: IRB Administrative Review of Translated Documents
5/23/2008
Category A or B Device Trials
 
4/28/2008
New HIPAA Policy and Procedures Released
1/24/2008
New Policy Released:  Reporting to the IRB of Unanticipated Problems Involving Risks
12/27/2007
IRB Review of Oral History Projects Policy is Released
12/26/2007
Updated Instructions for CITI Training
12/13/2007
New Policy Posted: Use of Publicly Available Datasets
12/13/2007
2008 IRB Meeting Dates Posted
06/13/2007
IRB 101, Thursday June 14, 2007
06/04/2007

Monthly Investigator Meeting, Thursday June 7, 2007

Topic:  The Clinical Trials Office Contracting Process

05/21/2007

Discussion Session, Thursday June 28, 2007

Gina Kolata, Science Reporter for the NY Times discusses her new book, "Rethinking Thin - The New Science of Weight Loss and the Myths and Realities of Dieting"

05/21/2007

Monthly Investigator Meeting, Thursday May 24, 2007,

Topic: IRB Policy Update

05/08/2007
Columbia University IRB has released a new policy on informed consent.  Most of the policy will appear very familiar to the Columbia research community.  However, all researchers, research staff, and research administrators are strongly encouraged to read the new policy to ensure awareness of its content.
05/01/2007

IRB Discussion Series, Thursday, May 3, 2007, featuring the film, "Lorenzo's Oil"

3:00 to 5:15 p.m. Film viewing 5:15 to 6:00 p.m. Discussion

03/27/2007

2007 Annual IRB Educational Conference, Tuesday, April 24, 2007

03/23/2007
Interactive Ethics Workshop, March 27, 2007
02/26/2007

Monthly Investigator Meeting, February, 2007

Clinical Translation Science Award, presented by John Ennever, Medical Director, Clinical Trials Office

02/12/2007
New "IRB 101" Series Begins February 15, 2007
02/01/2007

"Miss Evers' Boys" Discussion Session,February 8, 2007

Featured Speakers: Ruth Fischbach & Harriet Washington, Author of "Medical Apartheid"

01/18/2007

Monthly Investigator Meeting, January 23, 2007

Topic: Informed Consent in a Situation of Questionable Capacity

12/15/2006
2007 Board Meeting Schedule Posted
12/05/2006
New IRB Policy Posted: "Enrollment of Non-English Speaking Subjects in Research"
11/29/2006

Monthly Investigator Meeting, December 12, 2006

Topic: Gene Transfer Research

11/10/2006
International Research Symposium, December 5, 2006
11/10/2006
Monthly Investigator Meeting, November 28, 2006
Topic: Distinguishing Between QA/QI Activities and Research
10/26/2006
"The Constant Gardener" Movie & Discussion Session Thursday, November 2, 2006
10/13/2006
Consent Process Workshop, Tuesday, October 17th
10/04/2006
IRB 101, second session: Thursday, October 12, 2006
09/29/2006
New Educational Initiative, IRB Discussion Session: Thursday, October 5, 2006
08/29/2006
Monthy Investigator Meeting - September 5, 2006, Topic:  Genetic Research
08/17/2006
New "IRB 101" Series Begins August 22, 2006
08/11/2006
Monthly Investigator Meeting - August 15, 2006, Topic:  Stem Cell Research
07/14/2006

Interactive Workshop for Research Study Coordinators July 20, 2006

Topic: Improved IRB Submissions & Regulatory Management of Studies

06/15/2006
Monthly Investigator Meeting - June 20, 2006
06/12/2006
New IRB Standard Operating Procedures Posted
04/17/2006
IRB Offices will be closed on Tuesday April 18th
04/05/2006
Announcement of CITI Training Requirement (for Investigators who Conduct Research with Minors)
04/03/2006
April 11th - Monthly Investigator Meeting
04/03/2006
Conducting Research in NYC Public Schools - DOE Guidelines Posted on the Website
03/28/2006
Policy Posted on the Website: Research Involving Pregnant Women
03/23/2006

Educational Conference Registration for Columbia Faculty and Students at no charge

Register now for April 18, 2006

03/15/2006
Annual IRB Educational Conference, April 18, 2006
03/07/2006
March 14th - Monthly Investigator Meeting
03/02/2006
Updated IRB Staff Directory
02/13/2006
IRB 101 - Second Series Begins Tuesday February 21st
02/08/2006
February 14th - Monthly Investigator Meeting
01/30/2006
Posting of Revised RASCAL Manual
01/17/2006
New IRB Policy Posted on the Website: Noncompliance
01/17/2006
Save the Dates: Monthly Investigator Meeting Schedule 2006
01/11/2006
Dr. David Hirsh & Dr. Steven Shea to speak on January 17th
01/11/2006
Revised CUMC-IRB Staff Directory and Who to Call by Topic
12/07/2005
Monthly Investigator Meeting, Tuesday, December 13th
11/15/2005
Decreased availability of the IRB office on Dec. 5th and 6th
11/01/2005
New Date for the November Monthly Investigator Meeting
11/01/2005
Revised Policies and Guidance Page ...More
10/27/2005
Revised CUMC-IRB Staff Directory and Who to Call by Topic
10/11/2005
Save the Dates: Education Training Sessions in November & December
10/07/2005
Monthly Investigator Meeting, Tuesday, October 11th
09/07/2005
Monthly Investigator Meeting, Thursday, September 15th
08/23/2005
New IRB Website

                                                             

    

  

  

  

  

  

 


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