July 6, 2022
The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced Draft Guidance on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Cooperative Research. Notice of that draft guidance is included in the July 1, 2022 issue of the Federal Register (87 FR 39534) and can be accessed at: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2022/07/01/2022-14123/use-of-a-single-institutional-review-board-for-cooperative-research-draft-guidance. This draft guidance has a public comment period of 60 days, closing on August 30, 2022. See the Federal Register Notice for details regarding how to submit public comment. Thank you.