Revised Common Rule: FAQs and Resources

April 3, 2019

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other federal departments and agencies have implemented a revised rule on the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (also known as the Common Rule), effective January 21, 2019. Several resources are now available.

FAQs: The FAQ that we have received the most has been, “How does the Revised Common Rule impact studies ongoing before January 21, 2019?” Learn the answer to this FAQ and more, now available on the HRPP website: Revised Rule FAQs

Webinar Slides: In January 2019, webinars were offered on the Revised Common Rule. The PowerPoint slides from the webinars are available on the Revised Common Rule Additional Resources webpage.