On January 20, 2020, the sIRB requirement under the revised Common Rule went into effect. This marked the final step in the timeline for full implementation of the revised rule.
sIRB Training Resources
Webinar: Preparing for Single IRB (sIRB) under the Common Rule
Add this webinar and have learners listen to Dr. Nichelle Cobb, the Director of SMART IRB Operations and an Ambassador for SMART IRB, provide a detailed review of the sIRB requirement, including a comparison of the Common Rule and NIH Policy. This webinar recording is a perfect addition to your organization’s Human Subjects Research (HSR) and IRB Administration content offerings.
Course: sIRB Use and Administration
Add this course for learners to explore key considerations on external sIRB reliance, setting up and serving as a sIRB, and best practices for drafting, reviewing, and implementing authorization agreements between the sIRB and participating sites in multi-site research. The modules from this course may also be added to your organization’s current Human Subjects Research (HSR) offerings.