Member Appointment Process – Conflict of Interest Review Committee

Created 08/1998 Last revised 06/2018 Committee Structure and Purview School of Medicine Committee This Committee reviews financial disclosures for individuals with a prime appointment* at the School of Medicine. The Committee will be comprised of at least 15 faculty members with 13 faculty representing research intensive departments and/or high conflicts of interest (COI) volume departments, […]

RMS User Guide

RMS User Guide Proposal Development Seven Steps Setup Questions Editing Setup questions and adding associated departments WU setup questions Budget Personnel Non-Personnel Subawards Subprojects Proposal Tracking/Award Tracking Appendices Search Fields Glossary Salary Caps Personnel Types Routing Map – PD Approval Routes/Notifications & PT Statuses What to Submit to OSRS Fringe Schemes for TBN individuals RMS […]

SBIR/STTR Guidelines

Guidelines for Faculty Participation in SBIR and STTR Background Washington University (WU) is committed to the enhancement and support of faculty efforts to translate the results of their research to benefit the community and enhance public good. The federally funded Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs encourage domestic small […]

Common Rule: Human Subjects Protections Update

After five years of effort, federal agencies have published the final rules for the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, more commonly known as the Common Rule. The new rule was published on January 19, 2017, with most changes going into effect one year later on January 19, 2018. The federal Office for Human Research […]

Uniform Guidance

On December 26, 2013, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the “Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Rewards,” also known as the Uniform Guidance; the Uniform Guidance consolidated and superseded eight OMB Circulars, including Circulars A-21, A-110 and A-133.The OMB’s Uniform Guidance became effective December 26, 2014. Please send any comments or questions […]