History should serve as a reminder that all research organizations need to implement an effective disaster preparedness and business continuity plan. Disaster Planning for the Research Enterprise (DPRE) educates IACUCs, IBCs, IRBs, PIs, and others responsible for research oversight on disaster preparedness and business continuity with respect to:
- Responsibilities of the Principal Investigator in Human Subjects Research
- Animal Care and Use Research
- Human Subjects Research
- Data Security
- Biohazards, Valuable Biological Materials, and Select Agents
The authors and reviewers of this course come from leading research organizations with direct experience in effective disaster planning.