Resources

These links will take you to a PDF file or outside website. Note that these are publications of other organizations/agencies and credit should be given accordingly.

Lynchburg College Resources

Community-Based Research at Lynchburg College

Student Scholar Showcase at Lynchburg College

 

Research Standards and Ethical Codes

Commonly Used Research Terms from CITI Program

www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/guidance/belmont.html

www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/commonrule/index.html

www.wma.net/en/30publications/10policies/b3/index.html

www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/guidance/45cfr46.html

www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/fda/index.html

www.bioethics.nih.gov/education/FNIH_BioethicsBrochure_WEB.PDF

Topics for Investigators

Emergency Medical Care and Research: OPRR Letter (1991)

Financial Conflict of Interest: HHS Guidance (2004) (PDF - 85 KB)

Investigator Responsibility FAQs (PDF - 44 KB)

Reviewing and Reporting Unanticipated Problems Involving Risks to Subjects or Others and Adverse Events: OHRP Guidance (2007) (PDF - 180 KB)

Reviewing and Reporting Unanticipated Problems Involving Risks to Subjects or Others and Adverse Events (Video)

Withdrawal of Subjects from Research: Data Retention and Other Related Issues: OHRP Guidance (2010) (PDF - 45 KB)

Information about Vulnerable Populations

AIDS Research, Guidance for IRBs (1984)

Certificates of Confidentiality - Privacy Protection for Research Subjects: OHRP Guidance (2003) (PDF - 18.9 KB)

Children: Information on Special Protections for Children as Research Subjects

Children Involved as Subjects in Research: Guidance on the HHS 45 CFR 46.407 ("407") Review Process (2005) (PDF - 113 KB)

Children: Research with Children FAQ (PDF - 69 KB)

HIV Serostatus, Informing Those Tested, PHS Policy (1988)

HIV Serostatus, Sex-Partner Notification, PHS Policy (1990)

Prisoner Research Certification

Prisoner Research: OHRP Guidance (2003) (PDF - 67 KB)

Prisoner Research FAQ (PDF - 69 KB)

Research Involving Vulnerable Populations (Video)

Information for Potential Research Subjects

Becoming a Research Volunteer brochure – in English (PDF)*

Becoming a Research Volunteer brochure – in Spanish (PDF)*

 *These brochures have a place for the IRB contact information.  Please place our email address in that space: irb-hs@lynchburg.edu.