• Winter 2019 ULAM Faculty Vet Check-In Dates Announced

    As part of our ongoing efforts to keep the U-M research community apprised of important updates and changes happening within the Animal Care & Use Program, Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine (...
    Posted On: January 16, 2019
  • Steve Kunkel, Ph.D., Appointed Interim Executive Vice Dean for Research & Chief Scientific Officer

    Steve Kunkel, Ph.D., has been appointed by the board of regents as Interim Executive Vice Dean for Research and Chief Scientific Officer, effective October 1, 2018.
    Posted On: October 19, 2018
  • New Website Helps Researchers Find Collaborators & Funding

    Introducing Michigan Research Experts! In an increasingly competitive environment, new tools for the funding tool box can be the edge that help researchers successfully win that next grant or reach...
    Posted On: September 7, 2018
  • eResearch Regulatory Management Update

    eResearch Regulatory Management version 4.3 has been released. Many of the changes in RM 4.3 are meant to support the U-M Office of Research Flexibility Initiative which seeks to leverage burden...
    Posted On: June 11, 2018
  • Study Teams: What to Know and How to Prepare

    The effective date for the 2018 Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects ("2018 Common Rule") will likely be further delayed until January 21, 2019. This delay gives the U-M IRBs time to:
    Posted On: May 22, 2018
  • IRBMED New Statement of Practice: Agenda Management Timeline

    Beginning in May 2018, IRBMED committees will implement an Agenda Management Timeline that includes deadlines for submissions that require review at a convened Full Board meeting. The primary goals...
    Posted On: April 27, 2018
  • Revised Specialty Informed Consent Templates

    IRBMED has revised two of its specialty informed consent templates—the template for one-time blood draw and the template for survey-only studies—to reflect some of the new language in the revised...
    Posted On: April 18, 2018
  • Revised Standard Informed Consent Template

    Effective March 9, 2018, IRBMED has revised its standard informed consent template.  The working version containing blue and orange text boxes has been updated with additional instructions and...
    Posted On: March 9, 2018
  • Common Rule Revisions: Implementation Delayed

    Revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (“Common Rule”) scheduled to become effective on January 19, 2018 have been delayed. The existing Common Rule remains in effect,...
    Posted On: January 17, 2018
  • eResearch Sandbox updated

    The Sandbox feature of the eResearch Regulatory Management system has been updated in anticipation of upcoming changes to eResearch. The eResearch Sandbox is an environment in which users may explore...
    Posted On: January 11, 2018