Clinical Research Management Briefing – January 22, 2018
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in conjunction with all Common Rule agencies, announced a six-month delay in the effective and compliance date of the revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects.
The Open Philanthropy Project funds projects the National Institutes of Health (NIH) had to turn away, awarding nearly $11 million in grants to transformative research initiatives in 2017.
Inside Philanthropy, January 11
The Defense Department and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) outlined new, collaborative efforts – including regular meetings and guidance development workshops – to accelerate the approval of battlefield treatments.
The Hill, January 16
Federally mandated clinical trial results reporting increased from 58 to 72 percent over the last two years, with notable improvement among major research universities and top recipients of NIH funds.
STAT, January 9
Despite cost and flexibility concerns, blockchain technology could bring a new level of data integrity and accuracy to drug and device development, as well as clinical trial registries.
Clinical Leader, January 16
Harnessing routinely collected data in clinical trials could be a boon for research, though questions around information availability, privacy and validity remain.
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