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HRPO - Changes in myIRB coming 8.14.14

Posted Date: 8/14/2014 2:43 PM

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Subject: HRPO – Important Changes in myIRB effective Tonight at 9:30 pm

​The myIRB system will be updated tonight (Thursday, 8/14/14) at 9:30 pm. All changes are described in Release Notes available on the HRPO website (link below). Some of the more significant changes you may notice include:

  • Revisions to Section VI regarding participants whose capacity to consent may change. The questions now distinguish between participants who may lose the capacity to consent vs. those who may regain the capacity to consent.
  • Changes to the templates for consent documentation
  • Revisions to instructional materials HRPO provides for writing consent documents

Further information about these changes or for more information about the other changes that will soon go into effect in myIRB, please review the Release Notes dated August 14, 2014 available at http://hrpohome.wustl.edu/myIRB/myirb_system_updates.aspx.


Contact Amy Carmen carmena@wusm.wustl.edu or Abby Turner turnera@wusm.wustl.edu with questions pertaining to the myIRB system.


Call 314-633-7400 and request to speak with the SWAT! On-call person if you have questions related to IRB review.


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