We have determined the following items, from a recent NIH Guide notice, to be most applicable to faculty and other researchers. Please read or forward as appropriate.

Notices of Interest to Faculty:

* Notice of Updated NIAMS Policy for Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials (NOT-AR-11-020) http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-AR-11-020.html National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases * New NIDCR Policy: Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials Include Biomarker Clinical Evaluation Studies (NOT-DE-11-002) http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-DE-11-002.html National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research * NINDS Policy for the Requirement of Authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use an Investigational Drug, Biologic Product or Device in a Clinical Trial Prior to Submission of an Application (NOT-NS-11-018) http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-NS-11-018.html National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke