Improving Rates of Lapse in IRB Continuing Reviews: The Department of Veterans Affairs' Experience

TitleImproving Rates of Lapse in IRB Continuing Reviews: The Department of Veterans Affairs' Experience
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsYen, N, Grabenbauer, M, Min-Fu, T
JournalIRB: Ethics & Human Research
Volume38
Issue4
Pagination17-20
Date Published2016
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number01937758
KeywordsASSOCIATIONS , AUDITING , DECISION , etc. , Evaluation , Institutional , institutions , management , Medical , Moral , Organizational , PROBABILITY , research , T-test , United
AbstractThe article offers information on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Experience on improving rates of lapse in institutional review boards (IRB) continuing reviews. Topics discussed include IRBs provide ongoing oversight of research to ensure that it is conducted according to the approved protocol; and investigators and IRBs share responsibilities for the timely completion of the continuing review process.
NotesYEN NGUYEN 1 GRABENBAUER, MICHAEL 2 MIN-FU TSAN 3,4; Affiliation: 1: Deputy associate director, Research Compliance and Education Program of the Office Research Oversight, Department of Veterans Affairs 2: Management analyst for the Office of Research Oversight, Department of Veterans Affairs 3: Senior research scientist, McGuire Research Institute 4: Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, VA; Source Info: Jul/Aug2016, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p17; Subject Term: MANAGEMENT -- Evaluation; Subject Term: DECISION making; Subject Term: EVALUATION; Subject Term: INSTITUTIONAL review boards (Medicine); Subject Term: ASSOCIATIONS, institutions, etc. -- Moral & ethical aspects; Subject Term: AUDITING; Subject Term: MEDICAL protocols; Subject Term: ORGANIZATIONAL change; Subject Term: PROBABILITY theory; Subject Term: RESEARCH -- Moral & ethical aspects; Subject Term: T-test (Statistics); Subject Term: MORAL & ethical aspects; Company/Entity: UNITED States. Dept. of Veterans Affairs; NAICS/Industry Codes: 813990 Other Similar Organizations (except Business, Professional, Labor, and Political Organizations); NAICS/Industry Codes: 923140 Administration of Veterans' Affairs; Number of Pages: 4p; Document Type: Article
URLhttp://www.thehastingscenter.org/irb_article/improving-rates-lapse-irb-continuing-reviews-department-veterans-affairs-experience/

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