Start-up Company Guide

Navigating university collaborations, resources, and potential conflicts. Advice, Considerations, and Resources, outside of the tech transfer process, for faculty/staff when establishing or investing in a start-up company or pursuing STTR/SBIR funding or company sponsored funding for your lab. Introduction and Purpose The goal of this document is to provide guidance regarding general considerations associated with […]

Clinicaltrials.gov Registration and Results Disclosure Policy

Chancellor Approved 2/18/2019 Position Statement WU requires the registration and disclosure of results for clinical research studies in accordance with applicable law and NIH policy. In addition, this policy recognizes International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) recommendations to register clinical trials and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements for a ClinicalTrials.gov […]

Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement

The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) requires that an IDP Sharing Statement be include in the ClinicalTrials.gov registration. Download the Guidance for Completing the IPD Sharing Statement on ClinicalTrials.Gov (PDF).

Clinical Trials Registration Guideline

Created 2005 Revised 01/2009 Administratively Revised 01/2019 Washington University Guideline on Clinical Trials Registration Using Clinicaltrials.gov Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the public dissemination of the results of research conducted by its faculty. This guideline describes Washington University efforts to support the requirement to register clinical trials in accordance with public law and […]

NIH T Grant Harassment Policy & Institutional Letter

On November 7, 2018, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) issued a policy requiring applications for institutional training grants (T15, T32, T34, T35, T36, T37, T90/R90, TL1, TL4) must include a letter on institutional letterhead signed by a key institutional leader that describes the institutional commitment to ensuring that proper policies, procedures, and oversight are in place to […]

Research Data Management Policies by Federal Agency

The White House Office of Science and Technology issued a directive in 2013 requiring federally funded scientific research publications and data sets to be made freely available to the public. As a result, many public and private funders also instituted directives on data sharing requirements. Below is a listing of data management policies from many […]