For Research Grantees
The resources highlighted on this page are geared toward current NIMHD grantees. The links below connect visitors to policies and training opportunities related to extramural research funded by NIH.
- NIH Grants Policy Statement
- Research Involving Human Subjects
- NIH Policy on Rigor and Transparency
- News and Highlights from the NIH Office of Extramural Research
Final NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research, June 21, 2016 - NOT-OD-16-094
The new policy enhances and streamlines the IRB review process, setting the expectation that a single IRB of record will be used in the ethical review of non-exempt human subjects research protocols funded by the NIH that are carried out at more than one site in the United States.
See related blog post discussing the policy and the NCATS SMART IRB Reliance Platform.