Latest Information for Researchers at Molloy College from the Institutional Review Board

 

What's the Latest Information for Researchers at Molloy College from the Institutional Review Board (IRB)?" Presented on February 1st, 2019. Organized and coordinated by Professor Patricia Eckardt, PhD, RN Professor of Nursing in the Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing (SON), and Chairperson, of the Molloy College Institutional Review Board (IRB) "First Friday" is a monthly brown-bag research seminar and webinar for faculty and students, featuring guest speakers on timely topics of interest. Professor Eckardt presents an overview of the changes to the "Common Rule," the guidance that researchers must follow to assure they are protecting human subjects in their research, that have recently been released by the National Institutes of Health. All institutions such as Molloy College who oversee research are obliged to comply with these changes in their IRB policies and procedures. Professor Eckardt discusses how these rules should be interpreted by anyone conducting research with human subjects at Molloy College.