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HRP Vulnerability Quiz

Progress:

Adequate Policies And Procedures

Have you reviewed your policies and procedures for completeness within the last year to verify that they are consistent with current standards and regulations?

Adequate IRB Documentation (IRB meeting minutes; reviewer checklists for expedited, exempt, and human subjects research determinations)

Have you reviewed your IRB documentation to ensure that both the necessary findings and all of the criteria for approval as required under the federal regulations have been documented in either your IRB meeting minutes or reviewer checklists?

Adequate Recordkeeping (for reporting and protocol tracking purposes)

Does your IRB have an established process for evaluating all IRB records to ensure accuracy when reporting is necessary?

Adequate IRB Member Knowledge

Do your IRB members know and apply the most important components of the federal regulations (consent, approval criteria, applicable subparts and supplemental determinations such as HIPAA) as they relate to protocol review and approval?

Adequate Institutional Official (IO) Knowledge

Does your IO know what’s happening at your institution and what his/her responsibilities as an IO are?

Adequate Investigator's Knowledge

Do your investigators know and apply the most important components of the federal regulations as they relate to the design and conduct of research involving human subjects?

Adequate IRB Staff Knowledge

Does your IRB staff know and apply the most important components of the federal regulations as they relate to their roles/responsibilities in IRB administration?

Adequate Organizational Training And Educational Activities

Does your institution have educational and training activities, beyond basic on-line training customized for all disciplines at your institution?

Adequate Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement (QA/QI) Activities

In the last year, has your institution evaluated its QA/QI activities against the national standards?

Efficient And Effective Protocol Review Processes

In the last year, has your IRB office evaluated its process for efficiency and effectiveness?

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