Dear Colleagues: NSF has posted Important Notice (IN) 147,Research.gov Implementation Update. The notice states that NSF will begin taking incremental steps to move the preparation and submission of all proposals from FastLane to Research.gov with a tentative target date for completion by 2022. In the coming weeks and months, NSF will begin making changes to specific…

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The University of California, Office of the President has advised when IRB Review, Consent, Research HIPAA and the California Bill of Rights apply to clinical activities that are treated as research. The following table illustrates this advisory and practice at UCI.   Expanded Access Humanitarian Use Right to Try IRB Review Yes Yes Yes Consent…

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Dear Colleagues, Today is National Research Administrator Day. We celebrate today the many contributions you make to enable research at UCI. Each one of you plays a critical role in one or more aspects of what it takes to conduct research. As you know, the research enterprise is complex and ranges from generating new ideas,…

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 The following changes will take effect on October 1, 2020:  The Office of Research (OR) will decommission the IRB Calendar Web App. Researchers seeking IRB deadlines and meeting dates can view the IRB Full Committee Calendar pdf instead (see below screenshot). Please update any bookmarks in your browser with the new link.  OR will also…

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  Institutional Review Board Human Research Protections (HRP)   Program Update:  Changes to IRB Calendar Web App &  Tutorial Verification Tool  Version September 23, 2020    The following changes will take effect on October 1, 2020:  The Office of Research (OR) will decommission the IRB Calendar Web App. Researchers seeking IRB deadlines and meeting dates…

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Dear Kuali Research (KR) Users, KR will be unavailable tonight, 9/9, from 8-9PM for our regular monthly deployment.     If you have any questions regarding tonight’s deployment, please contact us at era@research.uci.edu. Thank you, The ERA Team

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Dear Colleagues: Please see an important message below regarding enhancements made to the RPPR functionality for Multi-Project awards in NIH’s ERA Commons. Nancy Nancy LewisExecutive Director, Sponsored Projects AdministrationOffice of ResearchUniversity of California, Irvine COVID-19: In response to the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 (Coronavirus ) pandemic, the Office of Research will be telecommuting. During this time, email is the…

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