Common Rule Guidance and Access to Forms
Review Types & Forms
See the menu to the right for updated review type explanations and forms.
Major Regulation Changes:
- Informed Consent Requirements
- Continuing Review
- Single IRB Review
- Broad Consent and related exemptions 7 & 8 will not be implemented at GS because broad consent restrictions are highly restrictive for investigators. In order to comply with the conditions of broad consent, the institution/researcher would be obligated to track data for each subject offered broad consent. In addition, if a participant in the study declined to provide broad consent, future researchers would be barred from obtaining a waiver of consent for secondary research.
USC Key Changes to the Common Rule (16 min video) USC Policies are compatible with GS policies.
Last updated: 12/17/2019