Welcome Molly Klote, MD
Director's Quarterly Updates
Mission: Providing effective, compliant, and efficient human research protections policy, education, and ethical review to advance medical science across the VA.
Vision: Creating the model of effective, compliant, and efficient human subjects research protection policy, education, and multisite review in the US.VA R&D National Personnel Directory - lists contact information for administrators throughout the VA R&D system.
VHA Directive 1200.05 Requirements for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (January 7, 2019)
VA has signed a MOU with the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Central IRB. VA is piloting the process for registration with the NCI Central IRB in a few VA facilities. Once the process is established, registration with the NCI Central IRB will be open to VA facilities participating in NCI studies. For more information contact Marisue Cody at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies, including the Department of Veterans Affairs, have issued final revisions to the Common Rule. The Final Rule was published in the Federal Register on January 19, 2017.