University Safety and Assurances

General Information

Past Announcements
View previously posted announcements.

Guidelines
View current IRB guidelines on consenting, vulnerable subject populations, participation payments, recruiting, internet research, etc.

Related Links
A listing of relevant internal (e.g., Graduate School and Office of Legal Affairs) and external (e.g., FDA, OHRP, and NIH) sites.

Data Security (UITS)
UITS Information Security Office policies and procedures for securing and storing electronic data.

FERPA
Research involving the collection or use of student records (e.g., grades, tests, assignments) are protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

HIPAA
Research involving the collection or use of protected health information may be required to comply with the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).