Key Biosafety Considerations for Coronavirus Research

February 19, 2020

The recent outbreak of the novel 2019 coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, has led to a surge of interest in coronavirus research and concern about the risks associated with…


Your Guide to sIRB Mandates

February 5, 2020

In the past few years, new regulations and policies have been announced and implemented to address the challenges of conducting clinical trials involving multiple research sites. Chief among these requirements…


Reefer Sanity: IRB Review That Won’t Vaporize Cannabis Protocols

Cannabis and cannabis-derived products are being used with increasing frequency in both recreational and therapeutic settings. With more widespread use of cannabis, how can data from well-designed clinical research trials…


Complying With Single IRB Mandates

January 28, 2020

The NIH single IRB policy seeks to enhance and streamline the review process for multisite studies. Understand what the sIRB mandate means for your research and how Advarra can help.

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Advarra GPS™

January 23, 2020

A completely managed service to navigate regulatory risks and increase the capacity of your local IRB office. Advarra GPS™ helps guide you through compliance risks, protect you from staffing challenges,…


Revised Common Rule Compliance Now in Full Effect—and What That Means

January 20, 2020

After multiple delays, exceptions, and oh-so-many training sessions, on January 20, 2020, we reached the last remaining compliance milestone for the final revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection…

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What Level of Review Does Your Study Need?

January 15, 2020

The level of IRB review required for research involving human subjects depends on the study’s specific design and the risks involved. Some research must be reviewed by the fully convened…


Beyond the Regulations: More Considerations for Emergency Research

January 8, 2020

In this blog post we go beyond the regulatory requirements and examine three other key actions that research organizations may want to consider before conducting planned emergency research at their…


Advarra VP of Institutional Services & Strategic Consulting Contributes Virtual Trial Regulatory Perspectives to InSite

December 20, 2019

Advarra Vice President of Institutional Services & Strategic Consulting James Riddle contributed to InSite, The Global Journal for Clinical Research Sites in the article Site Solutions Summit Reflections: A Regulatory…


Most Popular Blogs of 2019

December 18, 2019

As we near the end of 2019, let's take a look back at the blogs that generated the most interest this year from readers like you.