All department representatives, Executive Committee members and faculty supervisors of course-based student research must read and comprehend the ethical principles applicable to research with human subjects contained in the following sources (click on the links below to access each source:
Parts 46.107 through 46.117 of the Code of Federal Regulations for the Protection of Human Subjects (HHS)
The Belmont Report: Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research (HEW)
In addition, all individuals noted above must obtain a certificate of completion from the NIH administered online training program for Protecting Human Research Participants (Office of Extramural Research)http://phrp.nihtraining.com/users/login.php
After reading these materials and completing the training program, individuals must complete and submit to the IRB chair the Training Declaration and a copy of NIH certificate of completion. These documents must be on file with the IRB before a department representative or member of the Executive Committee can review any IRB applications; or before a faculty supervisor can obtain automatic exemption for his/her course-based student research projects.