News and Updates

Revised Common Rule Implementation Plan (12/21/2018)

Clear here for important information about the revisions to the Common Rule that will be effective on January 21, 2019.

Winter Break Closure (12/21/2018)

The University will be closed from Friday December 21, 2018 at noon until Wednesday January 2, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.

Study Miscellaneous Form no longer available (4/23/2018)

The Study Miscellaneous Form is no longer available in iRIS due to regulatory issues. Investigators who wish to make changes or add documents to their existing IRB protocols must submit them via the Amendment Form instead.

New Reportable New Information Form (12/11/2017)

A new form has been implemented in iRIS. It is designed to replace the Report of Potential Non-Compliance and the Unanticipated/Adverse Events forms. It is used to capture these events in addition to several other reportable events that are required by the regulations and the TAMU updated HRPP Standard Operating Procedures. Please see SOP: HRP-029 Reportable New Information Items for a list of reportable events and the timeline for reporting.

Updated Continuing Review Form (12/4/2017)

The IRB Continuing Review form for Expedited and Full Board studies was modified in preparation for the upcoming re-accreditation site visit by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP).