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Tue, 12/12/2017

The Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects ("Common Rule") is scheduled to change as of January 19, 2018, and new NIH-specific policies will be implemented as of January 25, 2018. As a researcher or administrator on a current U-M human subjects project you need to know what's changing - not only to facilitate the submission of new IRB applications but also to transition your existing studies to meet the new regulations or NIH requirements, if applicable.

Thu, 10/12/2017

Clinical study staff can now schedule work and meeting space in our new offices on the fifth floor of University South. CLICK HERE for more details, and to learn more about our Open House on November 20. 

Mon, 10/02/2017

Join the CTSUs at the NCRC Expo Seminar Series on Wednesday, October 18, South Atrium, NCRC BUilding 10, from 11:00am-12noon

"Taking the Administrative Burden Out of Science: How Clinical Trial Support Units Provide Innovative Help to Investigators and Study Teams

Clinical Trials Support Units (CTSUs) are extensions of various departments, which contain the infrastructure to provide high-quality clinical trials services to investigators and study teams. The team will highlight the partnership process, including how to choose a CTSU, when and how to contact the CTSUs, and all of the services that are available.

Refreshments will be served, please RSVP at

Wed, 06/14/2017

The June 2017 newsletter presented:

Finalized NIH-FDA Protocol Template Approved
 One-on-One Support for OnCore Users
Grieb Wins Staff Innovation Award for Work on Clinical Trials Initiative  
Upcoming Training & Events 
Clinical Trials Spotlight
Tue, 05/09/2017

The May 2017 presented:

All Clinical Trials Community: Introducing the Michigan Medicine Site Profile
Study Teams: Name Change on Study Documents - What You Need to Know 
Department Research Administrators: Preparing to Move Your Trial Into a CTSU
OnCore Users: 231 Trials and Growing! 
Upcoming Training & Events  
Clinical Trials Spotlight 
Thu, 04/13/2017

The Office of Research and Clinical Trials Support Office held a Department Forum on April 13. 

Fri, 04/07/2017

"It is a great honor and privilege for us to introduce Anna S.F. Lok, M.D., as the 68th President of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)..."


Sun, 02/12/2017

The February Newsletter features CTSU updates, an OnCore update, and Spring Orientation for Clinical Researchers.