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Extension of Effective Date of NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is extending the effective date of the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research from May 25, 2017, to September 25, 2017. A copy of the NIH Policy was published in the Federal Register on June 21, 2016 (81 FR 40325). See https://www.gpo.gov/​fdsys/​pkg/​FR-2016-06-21/​pdf/​2016-14513.pdf. Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions to assist in the implementation of the policy will soon be available at http://osp.od.nih.gov/​office-clinical-research-and-bioethics-policy/​clinical-research-policy/​models-irb-review.

For further information contact the NIH Office of Science Policy, Telephone: 301-496-9838, Email: SingleIRBPolicy@mail.nih.gov.

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Dated: December 12, 2016.

Lawrence A. Tabak,

Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health.

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[FR Doc. 2016-30398 Filed 12-15-16; 8:45 am]

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